What makes this ancient Near Eastern law code different from all other ancient Near Eastern law codes?
An upcoming Supreme Court case could have profound effects on American religious communities. Does the nature of Jewish law offer a unique perspective on the question at hand?
In wake of the tragedy in Surfside, a distinguished theologian joins us to explain what Jewish tradition teaches about human suffering.
Protecting the victim and the poor.
What the headline-making rabbinic showdown over online seders reveals about Jewish law and its limits.
Those with greater ability to help are called upon to bear greater risk.
A 14th-century rabbinic debate on the purpose of the legal system.
One rabbi’s argument that civil law is rooted in human reason.
Conferring an air of legality on the murder of Naboth.
Did ancient rabbis get their idea of divine law from the ancient Greeks?