Seforimchatter

With Prof. Malka Simkovich discussing Chanukah & the classic sources

November 28, 2021 Seforimchatter Season 3 Episode 13
Seforimchatter
With Prof. Malka Simkovich discussing Chanukah & the classic sources
Show Notes

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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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