Abraham Lincoln

For Lincoln, perpetuating American slavery beckoned the Lord’s wrath.

Andrew F. Lang
Jan. 20 2023 12:01AM

A democratic republic needs something like the Bible more than Bible believers need a democratic republic.

Yisroel Ben-Porat
Oct. 26 2022 12:01AM

“I should like to visit Jerusalem sometime.”

July 1 2022 12:01AM

“But a man came from behind the curtains and . . . and killed this tsaddik.”

David Geffen
Feb. 18 2022 12:01AM

The worst episodes of U.S. anti-Semitism have been followed by philo-Semitic backlash.

Feb. 11 2022 12:01AM

Land of hope.

Wilfred McClay and Meir Soloveichik
April 27 2021 12:01AM

The Supreme Court’s ruling this week will help mend America’s frayed culture by strengthening its religious institutions. It couldn’t have come at a better time.

July 3 2020 12:15AM

Reportedly, he also had a “Jewish countenance.”

Stuart Schoffman
Feb. 14 2019 12:01AM

The link between the sacrifice of American dead and the freedom that we, the living, enjoy.

May 25 2018 12:01AM

An antidote to current debates.

Nov. 16 2017 12:01AM

Adolphus Simeon Solomons and Abraham Lincoln.

Rachel Delia Benaim
Nov. 28 2016 12:01AM

A leading historian of American Judaism discusses Abraham Lincoln’s fascination with the Jews—and Jews’ fascination with Lincoln.

July 7 2016 12:01AM