Seeing the tale of Abraham and Sarah through mature eyes.
Casting the story of Abraham in a different light.
“You will give truth to Jacob, lovingkindness to Abraham.”
Why not throw out troubling parts of the Bible?
The conservative patriarch.
And why a dominant academic theory about Judaism’s origins might be wrong.
The mysterious civilization centuries before Abraham.
Not to feel any guilt, any troubling of the conscience, is a sign of our own moral failure.
An expression of God’s enduring compassion.
An Iraqi-Canadian bishop reflects on the Abrahamic legacy.
That’s what the rumor is. The truth about the ancient Arabic-speaking tribe is a little different.
Why else would he travel north in order to go west?
A bat mitzvah after a massacre.