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A menorah-lighting ceremony was held Tuesday at the Governor's Mansion in Salt Lake City. The event was attended by dignitaries, local families and community leaders. Rabbi Benny Zippel emphasized the importance of the state celebrating the constitutional "freedom of religion," not a "freedom from religion."