Hanukkah – A Season of Miracles Hanukkah – A Season of Miracles

Hanukkah – A Season of Miracles

Hanukkah is one of the most joyous festivals of the Jewish calendar. Discover more about this celebration of God’s wondrous miracles and the many important lessons Hanukkah has for both Christians and Jews through our rich resources.

The Story of Hanukkah

President and CEO Yael Eckstein tells the story of Hanukkah and how Jews commemorate the victory of the Maccabees over the Greek/Syrian forces of King Antiochus.

“What Is Hanukkah?” Bible Study

"What Is Hanukkah?" Bible Study

The joyous festival of Hanukkah begins on the 25th of the Jewish month of Kislev. Discover the spiritual lessons of this special holiday in this Bible study.
A row of olive oil cakes with powdered sugar on top for Hanukkah

Recipes for Hanukkah

On Hanukkah, it is traditional to eat foods made with oil, particularly olive oil, in commemoration of the miracle of the menorah. When the Jews reached the Temple, they only found one jar of olive oil, enough to keep the eternal flame of the menorah lit for one day.  In…
Celebrating Hanukkah

Celebrating Hanukkah

The Jewish holiday of Hanukkah celebrates two miracles— a great Jewish military victory and a miraculous spiritual victory in the Temple.
A large metal Menorah with two candles lit

Hanukkah — The Miracle of Light

Hanukkah is one of the most joyful holidays on the Jewish calendar — and one most familiar to Christians. Find out how much you know about the history and traditions of Hanukkah with our quiz.

Hanukkah: The Miracle of Light Devotional Guide

Hanukkah: The Miracle of Light Devotional Guide

During this season of light and miracles, explore the many lessons that Hanukkah has for both Christians and Jews through Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein's timeless inspirational devotional guide.

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