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c. 2005 Religion News Service (UNDATED) The Jewish principle of “tikkun olam,” meaning to fix the world, resounds this time of year with the coming of Hanukkah and its emphasis on light and freedom. Hanukkah’s origin dates to Hellenistic oppression of the Jews in 168 B.C. when Antiochus Epiphanes decreed the worship of images in […]

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