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Hibernation

HIBERNATION - “a state of being during extreme cold, forcing many creatures to become dormant in their hibernacula (their winter quarters or place of retirement…Florida ?)” 920 more words

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A Time of No Queens--A Widow with Seven Sons and the Resurrection

During the war against the Greek King Antiochus Epiphanes, Judas son of Matthias Hasmon and his priest militia developed a strict code of purity and called themselves “Hasid” meaning “separated” 1,220 more words

Josephus

Mikeitz – The miracle of compassion

Parsha Mikeitz – Week 10

As we celebrate Hanukkah, we read of Joseph’s rise to viceroy of Egypt, the torment of his older brothers, and we learn about the power of compassion for those who have wronged us. 1,333 more words

Judaism