Blessing for Lighting

Hanukkah Candles

Traditional Blessing in Hebrew:

Baruch atah Adonai Eloheinu Melech ha-olam, asher kid'shanu b-mitzvotav, v-tzivanu l'hadlik ner shel Hanukkah. 

Messianic Blessing in English:

Blessed are you, LORD Our God, King of the Universe, who has sanctified us through Your commandments, and commands us to be a light unto the world.