Why Aren't the Books of the Maccabees in the Tanach?

Dr. Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz

Mondays December 12 & 19

11:00 am Eastern, 6:00pm Israel

Hanukah is the only festival that doesn't have a biblical book associated with it. Why? We'll look at what seem to be the obvious candidates, the books of the Maccabees, examine their history, and sample their texts to find answers.

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