Canukah

//Canukah

Canukah

We recently took part in a short ‘service’ that enabled us to understand the significance of Chanukah which is celebrated each year by our Jewish sisters and brothers. The experience was enriching and gave us insights into reflection, prayer and celebration.
The Eight Lights of Chanukah
The first light is the light of Reason.
It is the light of reason that teaches us to see the difference between right and wrong.
The second light is the light of Self-Esteem.
It is the light of self- esteem that inspires us to believe in ourselves.
The third light is the light of Courage.
It is the light of courage that gives us the strength to stand up for our beliefs.
The fourth light is the light of Freedom.
It is the light of freedom that reminds us to take responsibility for our own lives.
The fifth light is the light of Love.
It is the light of love that enables us to care for those in need.
The sixth light is the light of Loyalty.
It is the light of loyalty that helps us keep our promises to those who depend on us.
The seventh light is the light of Generosity.
It is the light of generosity that encourages us to give even when we do not receive.
The eighth light is light of Hope.
It is the light of hope that leads us to a vision of a better world.
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