Hanukkah: the minor Jewish holiday that’s a major deal


Hanukkah: the minor Jewish holiday that’s a major deal


By LAUREN MARKOE
 © 2014 Religion News Service You may know the basic props of Hanukkah: a menorah, a dreidel and chocolate coins. But here’s the inside story on Hanukkah, which begins today (Dec. 16) at sundown. Q: Isn’t this a no-big-deal Jewish holiday that’s...