Abraham ibn Ezra

When Rashbam talked Torah with monks.

Martin Lockshin
Oct. 16 2018 12:01AM

How Ibn Ezra reinterpreted an ancient curse.

Shlomo Sela
Nov. 15 2017 12:01AM

Can a verse in the Torah be interpreted in a way that contradicts Jewish law as defined by the talmudic rabbis? Two great medieval commentators disagree.

Zev Farber
Oct. 18 2013 12:00AM

Almost every methodological approach used by modern Bible critics finds a parallel in the works of “traditional” Jewish exegetes in the Middle Ages.

Martin Lockshin
Aug. 22 2013 12:00AM

To suggest that some verses in the Torah were not written by Moses, as does the medieval commentator Abraham ibn Ezra, is not in and of itself heretical.

Yuval Cherlow
Aug. 15 2013 12:00AM