Jewish Thought

Ḥayyim of Volozhin—and his ḥasidic grandson.

Raphael Shuchat
Aug. 31 2021 12:01AM

Samuel David Luzzatto.

Martin Lockshin
June 22 2021 12:01AM

“You should” will never be as compelling as “you must.”

April 20 2021 12:01AM

Unambiguously and unashamedly Jewish.

Gregory Sterling
April 16 2021 12:01AM

The constant pursuit of a life with God.

Warren Zev Harvey and S.D. Goitein
Jan. 11 2021 12:01AM

Isaac unbound.

Aaron Koller and Alex Ozar
Nov. 6 2020 12:01AM

A bizarre talmudic tale teaches that no man is too wise for the commandments.

Nahum Eliezer Rabinovitch
Oct. 9 2020 12:01AM

While others saw him as a skeptic.

Oct. 7 2020 12:01AM

When news of the Jewish justice’s death spread last week, so did a lot of weird claims about how Jews should mourn and what they believe. It’s time to clear things up.

Sept. 25 2020 12:01AM

That’s not a bad thing, but a sensitive new biography is still worth reading.

Sept. 15 2020 12:01AM

He understood his adopted country’s potential, and its vulnerabilities.

Mark Gottlieb
Oct. 19 2018 12:01AM