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Elisha and Hanukkah

Martin Cohen explains here how the story of the Hanukkah “miracle oil” may be a midrash on the story of Elisha and the flask of oil in 2 Kings 9.

3 Responses to “Elisha and Hanukkah”

  1. 1
    What?:

    It must be fun to get paid to make stuff like that up.

  2. 2
    Ven:

    Open antisemitic attack in Moldova

    An orthodox priest overthrows the Hanuka in Chisinau Moldova now

    http://iudaism-ro.blogspot.com/2009/12/un-preot-si-enoriasi-ai-mitropoliei.html

  3. 3
    Jeremy G:

    A more playful version of the same idea –
    An (Un)Original Midrash on the flask nof oil …
    http://rabbionanarrowbridge.blogspot.com/2009/12/unoriginal-midrash-on-oil.html

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