Newsletter: Hannukah 2014
Soon we will celebrate Hanukka 5775!
For Israel it has been a very difficult year again and in this time it helps to remember how, in 160 BCE the Lord gave the victory over the bad dictator Anthiochus. He was trying to destroy Israel and it was a very difficult struggle that Israel had to go through. Now we celebrate this victory during Hanukka!
The enemies of Israel in our days are also seeking to humiliate and destroy Israel. It is time to stand up for Israel wherever you are and pray for her protection.
A poem is written by Cisca, about women in this world who are struggling for freedom and righteousness in the section Poetry. A recipe for Hannuka by Co is also new. Anne wrote in ‘Teaching the children’ about the miracle of the healing of Na’aman.
Golda Meir, the first woman Prime Minister in Israel, was an Eshet Chayil. She is an inspiration to all of us and to this day for thousands of women. This article you will find in the section ‘Woman of Valor’.
WoV editor in chief
New articles on www.womanofvalor.org:
Watch out for this conspiracy theory regarding Covid-19!
Danger for Jews Brian Schrauger writes in his article "Covid-19 and the Jews: Today's Black Plague" in "The Jerusalem Report" of April 20 about the emergence of theories of the cause of the corona virus and the world's crisis today. In a March 21
Recipe Apfel Strudel made with puff pastry, for Hanukkah
This crispy roll, stuffed with fruit, nuts and jelly is an Ashkenazy classic pastry. A delicacy as dessert or at tea/coffee time; warm or cold. Mostly we bake oil based sufganiyot for Hanukkah, because of the miracle that one little jar with oil
Eshet Chayil (Woman of Valor) and Hanukkah
Incentive The text in Proverbs 31: 10-31 is the song Eshet Chayil, a song to the Strong Woman of Valor of the home, which in Jewish tradition is sung at the celebration of Shabbat on Friday evening. It has inspired me endlessly. The mystical side