Hanukkah History

Parsnip-Sweet Potato Latkes

A new twist on a holiday classic.

Church & State & the Jews

Religious education is vital for this country--but not on Uncle Sam's tab.

The Hanukkiah (Hanukkah Menorah)

Hanukkah lamps come in a wide variety of shapes and sizes.

Maoz Tzur: Rock of Ages

The most famous Hanukkah song.

Potato Latkes

A recipe for potato pancakes.

Sweet Potato Latkes

An exciting update to your favorite potato pancakes.

Sufganiyot

A recipe for Hanukkah jelly doughnuts.

How to Celebrate Hanukkah At Home

Your guide to lighting the candles and more.

Modern Observances of Hanukkah

A holiday influenced by secular society

The Maccabees: Heroes or Fanatics?

The Maccabees triumphed over the Syrian Greeks and liberated the Temple, but their legacy is not so clear.