Homeric Bloom is not; but a hero for our time he is.

Howard Jacobson
Nov. 18 2022 12:01AM

For those steeped in the tradition, hatred of Jews is simply a fact of exile.

Nov. 5 2020 12:01AM

But the exiles still had reason to weep.

Tero Alstola
April 2 2020 12:01AM

A way to refute Christian claims that God had abandoned the Jews.

Michael Weiner
March 27 2020 12:01AM

In a remote East African hospital, this seder night was different from all others.

Aaron Rothstein
April 25 2019 12:01AM

“All who are hungry, come and eat . . . ”

April 5 2018 12:01AM

The bright side of exile.

Bible History Daily
Sept. 27 2016 12:01AM

The book of Esther and the festival of Purim mark the beginnings of the exilic world, in which the battle to remain Jewish never really goes away.

March 18 2016 12:01AM

New evidence suggests that a Semitic clan was exiled from Egypt in the 15th century BCE. Were they responsible for the founding of Jerusalem?

Noah Wiener
Feb. 13 2014 12:01AM

How the idea of exile, in the Bible only one punishment among many, evolved into a metaphor for Israel’s alienation from God—a condition that could. . .

Katie Heffelfinger
Nov. 20 2013 12:00AM

The foundational text of rabbinic Judaism, the Talmud has sustained Jews through exile and persecution for two thousand years. (Audio)

Naftali Brawer
July 24 2013 12:00AM

Beginning at 9:15 a.m. (eastern daylight time), Rabbi Jacob J. Schacter delivers his annual all-day webcast on the themes of Tisha b’Av. Source sheets can. . .

July 16 2013 12:00AM

In Catalonia, Spain, the scene of centuries of Jewish hopes and achievement, a student of Jewish history is beset by a torrent of emotions. (1981)

Frank Talmage
July 16 2013 12:00AM