With Prof. Malka Simkovich discussing Chanukah & the classic sources


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With Prof. Malka Simkovich (Crown-Ryan Chair of Jewish Studies & Director of Catholic-Jewish Studies at the Catholic Theological Union in Chicago)  discussing Chanukah & the classic sources.

We discussed Maccabees  1 & 2, Josephus, Chazal, the Nes Pach Shemen (oil) mentioned in Chazal, the story of Judith (Yehudis), and more

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