Eight Facts about Hanukkah all Christians should Know

1) Does Hanukkah Celebrate War? Some people falsely claim Hanukkah remembers a Jewish victory in war, but this is not the case. Hanukkah means “dedication”, referring to the purification of the Temple in Jerusalem and its rededication to God after it had been profaned...

Why is Hanukkah Still Relevant?

“The generals of Antiochus’ armies having been defeated so often, Judah Maccabee assembled the people and told them that after the many victories which God had given them they ought to go up to Jerusalem and purify the Temple and offer the appointed sacrifices.”...

Herzl’s Reverend

He is the most unusual person I have met in this movement so far…the room which I entered was lined with books on every side, floor to ceiling. Nothing but Bibles. A window of the very bright room was open, letting in the cool spring air, and Mr. Hechler showed me his...

Going Forward into 2019

With the help of tens of thousands of volunteers, dozens of staff, and an array of trucks and logistics resources, Leket Israel is on track by year end to rescue or grow and then distribute 16,600 tons (36.5 million lbs) of agricultural produce and prepared meals to...