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The Biggest Menorah in the World

We become a “light to the nations” precisely when we are living together in Eretz Yisrael.
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That’s why the light of even one small menorah on a hilltop in Judea and Samaria, in Beit Horon or Michmash, where the Chanukah battles were waged, shines more brightly than all of the gigantic menorahs in the foreign gentile lands, “For from Zion shall go forth the Torah, and the word of the Lord from Yerushalayim.”

About the Author: Tzvi Fishman was awarded the Israel Ministry of Education Prize for Creativity and Jewish Culture for his novel "Tevye in the Promised Land." A wide selection of his books are available at Amazon.

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2 Responses to “The Biggest Menorah in the World”

  1. Artie Lee says:

    Israel will always be ERETZ YISRAEL by the way….the PHILISTINES will NEVER take it over….

  2. Artie Lee says:

    Israel will always be ERETZ YISRAEL by the way….the PHILISTINES will NEVER take it over….

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Tzvi Fishman, author of the Jewish Press blog Felafel on Rye and author of more than a dozen books.
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