Politics must be as moral as possible if a nation is to flourish in the long run.
And the message of the breaking of the tablets.
Evidence that Judaism can’t be reduced to intellectual abstractions.
Fake writing and filling an archaeological “black hole.”
Experts think they are the real biblical eagles.
And support the biblical account.
Not an expression of indignity, but of commitment to being an agent of the divine will.
A look at the Washington Pentateuch.
Covenant, mutual responsibility, and the message of Shavuot.
Protecting the victim and the poor.
And a message for Yom Yershalayim, Jerusalem Day.
A possible passage from Ezekiel.
The author of our April essay joins us to talk about how to read the book of Exodus, how the Israelites became a people, and plenty more.