Ancient Near East

For the Torah, a crime against a human is a crime against God.

Jeremiah Unterman
July 31 2020 12:01AM

The rabbinic tradition got it right.

Laura Quick
July 24 2020 12:01AM

The mysterious civilization centuries before Abraham.

Yori Yalon
July 17 2020 12:01AM

Evidence that Judaism can’t be reduced to intellectual abstractions.

July 1 2020 12:01AM

Protecting the victim and the poor.

Jeremiah Unterman
May 26 2020 12:01AM

Stemming from a God who stands above nature.

Jeremiah Unterman
Feb. 11 2020 12:01AM

Why else would he travel north in order to go west?

Gary Rendsburg
Nov. 8 2019 12:01AM

A new study solves a metallurgical mystery.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
Sept. 18 2019 12:01AM

Good luck with your resurrection!

Jillian Stinchcomb
June 12 2019 12:01AM

A new exhibit paints an ambiguous picture.

June 5 2019 12:01AM

Significant in the Bible and in Jewish iconography.

Federica Spagnoli
Feb. 15 2019 12:01AM

Ancient Israelite authors “totally eclipsed their neighbors.”

Robert Alter
Dec. 20 2018 12:01AM

Contrary to what scholars have claimed, the camels in Genesis are not anachronistic.

Megan Sauter
Nov. 16 2018 12:01AM

Good luck with your resurrection!

Eve Kahn
June 14 2018 12:01AM