It was left out of the Jewish Bible.

Michael Satlow
Oct. 8 2015 12:01AM

“The image of the seraph as a snake probably comes from Egyptian art.”

Benjamin Sommer
July 16 2015 12:01AM

One of the most famous moments in his prophetic career.

Shai Held
July 10 2015 12:01AM

A merchant, a street-brawler, and a Jew—and proud of all three.

July 9 2015 12:01AM

In which “strange ghosts of backward letters” turn out to be Hebrew.

Yale Divinity School
July 1 2015 12:01AM

When he struck the rock to bring forth water.

Marc Angel
June 26 2015 12:01AM

And was it protection or punishment?

Eva Mroczek
June 11 2015 12:01AM

Jewish visual culture is an amplification of Jewish verbal culture.

June 9 2015 12:01AM

A common, but false, dichotomy.

May 27 2015 12:01AM

The 400-year-old translation is denigrated because of its archaic language. That’s one of its greatest strengths.

May 27 2015 12:01AM

“The land in Torah isn’t passive; it has its own connection to God and to us.”

Sarah Marx
May 26 2015 12:01AM

A recipe for overcoming dissolution.

May 22 2015 12:01AM

Everett Fox believes the Bible was designed to be sung aloud.

Avi Steinberg
May 20 2015 12:01AM

An interview with the author of Revelation and Authority: Sinai in Jewish Scripture and Tradition.

Benjamin Sommer
May 19 2015 12:01AM