Jews and Jesus

Around the same time as Easter, Jews celebrate Passover which commemorates the freedom of the ancient Israelites from slavery in Egypt. Jesus and his followers were Jews, and the Last Supper (which Jesus hel...

Christmas more than a star!

This year the Jewish celebration of Hanukkah and Christmas coincide. Although Hanukkah is joyously celebrated it is not mentioned in the Bible. Hanukkah is linked to the story of the Maccabees, heroes of Israel...