Book of Ruth

This week’s podcast guest uncovers the many layers to the biblical book that Jews traditionally read on the upcoming holiday of Shavuot.

Jon Levenson and Tikvah Podcast at Mosaic
June 3 2022 12:01AM

An antidote to the Sodomite worldview.

Miriam Kosman
May 17 2018 12:01AM

About Marco Rubio’s Twitter Bible-lessons.

Charlotte Allen
July 18 2017 12:01AM

Rising Moon.

May 26 2017 12:01AM

Although it does not seem to be about romantic attachment at all, the tale of Ruth and Boaz is the quintessential example of a biblical love story.

Jan. 12 2017 12:01AM

Greater than Abraham.

Hayyim Angel
June 9 2016 12:01AM

The rewards of human kindness.

June 8 2016 12:01AM

A recipe for overcoming dissolution.

May 22 2015 12:01AM

The connection between the two isn’t obvious.

Micah Goodman
May 12 2015 12:01AM

The way to protect religious liberty.

April 13 2015 12:01AM

The book of Ruth, read on Shavuot, is a tale of moral goodness that also happens to feature an unusual number of laws (halakhot). What’s. . .

Yossi Prager
June 2 2014 12:01AM