Wednesday, May 27, 2009

From Israelite to Jew: 11: The Revolt of the Maccabees

Why did the Maccabees revolt around 165 BCE? This episode explores both the revolt of the Maccabees and the origins of the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah.

The episode can be heard here or on the player below; more download options are available here.

The podcast is also available on iTunes.

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