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Chanukah

Readings for Chanukah
First Day
Kislev 25, 5783
December 19, 2022


Second Day
Kislev 26, 5783
December 20, 2022


Third Day
Kislev 27, 5783
December 21, 2022


Fourth Day
Kislev 28, 5783
December 22, 2022


Fifth Day
Kislev 29, 5783
December 23, 2022


Sixth Day
Kislev 30, 5783
December 24, 2022

Haftarah:
Zachariah 2:14 - 4:7; Isaiah 66:1; Isaiah 66:23-24; Isaiah 66:23; Samuel I 20:18; Samuel I 20:42
Seventh Day
Tevet 1, 5783
December 25, 2022

Eighth Day
Tevet 2, 5783
December 26, 2022

Torah Portion: Chanukah
Chanukah Torah Readings in a Nutshell

On Chanukah we celebrate the re-dedication of the Temple by the victorious Maccabee forces, a Temple that had been defiled by the Greeks. In fact the Hebrew word "Chanukah" means dedication.

In a similar vein, the Chanukah Torah reading discusses the dedication of the desert Tabernacle.

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