Hebrew Bible

How the rabbis wove an obscure figure into the biblical narrative.

Stuart Halpern
Nov. 9 2023 12:01AM

And what it has to do with Passover.

Nov. 7 2023 12:01AM

Beware the wandering thingamajig.

Philip Jenkins
Nov. 1 2023 12:01AM

The contradictions of Shechem.

Tamar Weissman
Oct. 27 2023 12:01AM

And how the Flood changed him.

Sruli Fruchter
Oct. 20 2023 12:01AM

How the Bible and Plato can prepare us for the high-tech future.

Oct. 18 2023 12:01AM

Lessons from spiritual whiplash.

Erica Brown
Oct. 4 2023 12:01AM

Figs, grapes, and unconvincing explanations.

Philip Getz
Sept. 27 2023 12:01AM

Liberation theology, the Exodus, and divine love.

Sept. 26 2023 12:01AM

Englishmen discovering Judaism, from the 17th-century Netherlands to the 20th-century Upper West Side.

Nick Bunker
Sept. 21 2023 12:01AM

The temptation is overwhelming to excuse or soften the drama of Genesis 22. A leading professor of Jewish thought explains how to get past that, and what meaning lies beyond it.

Sept. 15 2023 12:01AM

How the story of Hannah mirrors that of Abraham.

Kate Rozansky
Sept. 13 2023 12:01AM

Instead, he founded a family.

July 20 2023 12:01AM