Hebrew Bible

Can Measure for Measure help explain the biblical book?

Noah Millman
March 21 2019 12:01AM

Sacrifices are not bribes.

Shlomo Zuckier
March 15 2019 12:01AM

Isaiah’s puns.

Robert Alter
March 14 2019 12:01AM

Along with a warning about globalization.

Tyler Cowen
March 12 2019 12:01AM

And why Israel and the U.S. should stop neglecting the Hebrew Bible.

March 11 2019 12:01AM

Plus: the crisis of academic Bible scholarship.

March 6 2019 12:01AM

A new book misses the mark.

Christine Hayes
Feb. 28 2019 12:01AM

For those who can’t say “I will obey,” but won’t say “I refuse to obey,” what other choice is there?

Feb. 25 2019 12:01AM

Just after his moment of glory, the prophet Elijah finds himself alone and deserted.

Feb. 22 2019 12:01AM

American Karni.

Feb. 21 2019 12:01AM

The Torah permits plunder, but also disapproves.

Shlomo Brody
Feb. 19 2019 12:01AM

Robert Alter himself conspicuously does not call his own version Jewish in any way. Can we?

Feb. 18 2019 12:01AM

Significant in the Bible and in Jewish iconography.

Federica Spagnoli
Feb. 15 2019 12:01AM