Bethel Pentecostal Church, Trenton, ON – Bortsova
Hanukkah: The Feast of Dedication
The Hebrew word Hanukkah (chanukah) חנוכה means “dedication” and marks an eight day winter celebration from Kislev 25 to Tevet 3.
The usual story told is one of a miracle of a small amount of oil that supernaturally kept the temple menorah lit eight days. After the Maccabees overthrew the Greeks reclaimed and rededicated the temple in 165 BC.
Come and learn why the roots of the Feast of Dedication might be more biblical than most people realize and discover the meaning of the feast, and its connection to Jesus.