Ark of the Covenant

Secular MacGuffins and meme Nazis.

Benjamin Weiner
Aug. 9 2023 12:01AM

A sign of the north’s domination of the south.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
Jan. 11 2019 12:01AM

Excavations in Ethiopia may shed some light on the biblical story.

Stanley Stewart
Dec. 5 2018 12:01AM

David remains a revolutionary hero, a guerrilla leader and desert tribal bandit—too much of a renegade at heart to be entrusted with His house.

April 20 2017 12:01AM

One of the last untouched major Judean sites.

Ilan Ben Zion
Feb. 10 2017 12:01AM

Adorning the Ark of the Covenant described in this week’s Torah portion were two golden “cherubs” (kruvim). What did they symbolize?   

Joshua Gerstein
Feb. 21 2014 12:01AM