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Tikkun (2017) 32 (4): 8.
Published: 01 November 2017
... what Chanukah and Christmas celebrate is the possibility of a different kind of world. The Chanukah lights of the Menorah and the Christmas lights at the darkest moments of the year are a testimony to our capacity to hope. Don’t give Trump a victory by falling into despair! Our motto: “Don’t be...
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Tikkun (2000) 15 (6): 47–48.
Published: 01 December 2000
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Tikkun (2003) 18 (6): 85–90.
Published: 01 December 2003
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Tikkun (2008) 23 (1): 6–7.
Published: 01 January 2008
... Copyright © Tikkun magazine 2007 Defending Chanukah from The Latest Assault on Religion by Christopher Hitchens Many liberals and aca­ (either by him or by the editors cial justice as well. Lemer ar­ people away for the sacrifices, demics are deeply antagonistic of...
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Tikkun (2009) 24 (6): 33–35.
Published: 01 December 2009
... lights f o Chanukah.) to vs commanded light and the by holy commandments tence, who sanctifies us by a vs giving way of life directed shel ner, lehadleek vetzivanu, bemitzvotav, kidshanu nisim la’avoteynu, bayamim...
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Tikkun (2014) 29 (4): 8.
Published: 01 November 2014
... spirit of hopefulness and applied it to social, economic, and political contexts. Chanukah originated to celebrate the victory of a small group of people in Judea who rose up to overthrow the power of the Seleucid empire (one of the remnants of Alexander the Great’s Greek empire). Christmas...
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Tikkun (2006) 21 (6): 70–71.
Published: 01 December 2006
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Tikkun (2007) 22 (6): 21–22.
Published: 01 November 2007
... Hellenistic culture, Antiochus IV sacked the Holy Temple of Jerusalem and attempted to force the Jews to conform to In the traditional the religion of the Seleucid Empire. Fighting for freedom of religion, Mattathias, and Chanukah game of spin­ shortly thereafter his son, Judah Maccabee, united a...
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Tikkun (2011) 26 (1): 3.
Published: 01 January 2011
... recommendations in meetings on October 2 and 5. He ordered them to be carried out in NSAM 263 on October 11, 1963. His courageous decision to withdraw from Vietnam was a final nail in his coffin. How to Achieve Tikkun Olam T his is inappreciation for your email message regarding Chanukah and Christmas...
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Tikkun (2008) 23 (6): 6–7.
Published: 01 December 2008
... Social Change Projects Christmas and support. The Wall Street Jour­ also want to share our books Contributions to T ikkun Chanukah Gift Id ea - nal recently reported nonprof­ about hope and political trans­ and the Network of Spiritual Ins tead of buying presents, its are...
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Tikkun (2009) 24 (6): 11.
Published: 01 December 2009
... Holidays has been: don’t turn Christmas, Chanukah, Eid, a more universalistic, humanistic, or God-centered approach). Kwanzaa, etc. into orgies of material consumption. Cele­ Send these to RabbiLerner@tikkun.org. brations of materialism corrupt our children’s values. Meanwhile, because Tikkun...
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Tikkun (2009) 24 (2): 18–19.
Published: 01 April 2009
... IT CRAB from the Hebrew word we had brought home during Chanukah, an energetic, tough-minded, two-inch- "hasartan ham'soogar" long bundle of moving mouthparts and flirtatious eyeballs in a pearly shell—was no (hermit crab), literally longer with us...
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Tikkun (2007) 22 (6): 6–7.
Published: 01 November 2007
... when the days have be­ memory! And I personally them a gift for Christmas or mowing the lawn, shoveling come short and the winter would love getting this kind of Chanukah is not a reflection the snow, taking their chil­ prevails. That message of a gift and knowing that...
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Tikkun (2009) 24 (6): 10–11.
Published: 01 December 2009
... PRIMARY MESSAGE AROUND THE nationalistic, chauvinistic, tribal, or fundamentalist approach to Holidays has been: don’t turn Christmas, Chanukah, Eid, a more universalistic, humanistic, or God-centered approach). Kwanzaa, etc. into orgies of material consumption. Cele­ Send these to...
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Tikkun (2012) 27 (2): 24–25.
Published: 01 April 2012
... from its throne and replaced it with a mighty emptiness. That emptiness is as pregnant as any womb before fertilization, any wound before its healing, any glass before its filling. During the week before Christmas, on the fourth night of Chanukah, forty or so faith leaders gathered on three days...
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Tikkun (2010) 25 (4): 21–25.
Published: 01 November 2010
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Tikkun (2009) 24 (6): 21–28.
Published: 01 December 2009
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Tikkun (2015) 30 (2): 31–33.
Published: 01 April 2015
... Jewish festivals as direct actions to protect and heal the earth. Some have reshaped Tu B’Shvat, the “Re-Birthday of the Trees,” as a time for protests and civil disobedience to protect ancient redwoods and the Everglades from corporate depredation. Others have drawn on the tradition of Chanukah, the...
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Tikkun (2008) 23 (2): 3–5.
Published: 01 April 2008
... Chet Bowers wrote about to iy in exchange for forward CHANUKAH AND CHRISTMAS were rejecting H illary Clin­ the dangers o f m isusing and m ovem ent in the peace ne­ Thank you so much for ton were doing it out o f in­ m isunderstanding the gotiations w ith Palestine...
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Tikkun (2011) 26 (3): 14–18.
Published: 01 August 2011
... family as a Christmas or Chanukah (or other winter holiday) gift. I would be so grateful if you could help me draw others into this discussion by setting up a speaking engagement for me in your local synagogue, church, mosque, ashram, local book store, community center, college or university, or any...