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Shemot – Names for the Nameless

Today's Torah reading introduces the book of Exodus, beginning with the importance of recognizing individual names.

Rabbi Eckstein and Yael light Hanukkah menorah, December 12, 2017

Celebrating Hanukkah Today

December 7, 2018

On today's program, Yael Eckstein shares how she and her family celebrate Hanukkah.


Why Is Hanukkah Known as the Festival of Lights?

December 6, 2018

On today’s program, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein explains that Hanukkah is known as the "Festival of Lights" because of the eternal light that stayed lit for eight days with only one flask of oil to keep it burning.


Maccabees arrive at the Temple

What is the Significance of Hanukkah?

December 5, 2018

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein teaches us that Hanukkah, among its many meanings, commemorates the victory of the Jews over Greek and Syrian forces.


Mikeitz — Finding Solutions in a Problematic World

December 4, 2018

In today's Torah reading, we learn that Joseph was a problem-solver — not a problem-deflector.