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Challenges the Jewish People Faced During the Greek Empire and That We Face Today


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Just over 2000 years ago, the Maccabees won a stunning victory over the Greek Empire, recapturing our Temple and rededicating it to G-d. To this day we celebrate this victory, and the miracle of oil, when one small container of pure olive oil burned for eight days instead of one. A fascinating new Hanukkah film about the challenges the Jewish people faced during the period of the Greek Empire and the challenges we face today