American founding

It’s what the Puritans did.

Ed Simon
Nov. 27 2020 1:01AM

Something the American Founders understood well.

Charles Mizrahi
Aug. 25 2020 12:01AM

As two new books show, the influence of the Hebrew Bible (and of biblical models) on the founding generations of Americans was as vast as the new country they were trying to create.

Oct. 30 2019 12:01AM

Leviticus on the Fourth of July.

Wilfred McClay
July 5 2019 12:01AM

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

May 25 2018 12:01AM

“Your story is our story and your God is our God.”

Elliot Kaufman
Feb. 14 2018 12:01AM

Whence, and whither, religious liberty?

Jan. 17 2018 12:01AM

A new online course illuminates how Jewish teachings, combined with the age’s best Enlightenment sensibilities, helped to create and to guide the young republic.

Dec. 12 2017 2:44AM

An antidote to the politics of anger and competitive victimhood.

Oct. 27 2017 12:01AM

What a new history of American civil religion gets wrong.

April 6 2017 12:01AM

Cecil B. DeMille’s absent heirs.

March 20 2017 12:01AM

It’s what the Puritans did.

Ed Simon
Nov. 23 2016 12:01AM