I am Alpha and Omega,
the beginning and the end, the first and the last.
16the people living in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of the shadow of death, a light has dawned.”
The discovery of the Hasmonean-era artifacts came just before the last night of Chanukah, a feast that commemorates the victory of the Maccabees over the Greek Seleucid dynasty.
of the Hebrew alphabet
Give me understanding according to Your word.
Let my supplication come before You;
Deliver me according to Your word.