After sinking to the depths, a way up.

Erica Brown
Sept. 14 2021 12:01AM

An anatomy lesson, a metaphor, or a synagogue?

Stuart Halpern
Sept. 10 2021 12:01AM

A great Yiddish poet’s tale of defiance in the death camps, and a Jaffa cafeteria.

Avrom Sutzkever
Jan. 22 2021 12:01AM

For Yemimah Mizrachi, it’s the simple folk who matter.

Sept. 25 2020 12:01AM

And one verse of Isaiah.

Philip Kosloski
March 13 2020 12:01AM

Jonah is the anti-Moses: a prophet who wants to persuade the Lord that some people are that bad and should be made to pay for their sins.

Oct. 8 2019 12:01AM

The antithesis of both ancient pagan fatalism and the modern cult of victimhood.

Sept. 18 2018 12:01AM

Where is Jonah’s remorse?

July 21 2017 12:01AM

Another discovery from the Ḥuqoq mosaics.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
July 11 2017 12:01AM

Only ruins remain of Jonah’s tomb.

Hannah Lynch
Feb. 7 2017 12:01AM

A lesson from the book of Jonah.

Dovid Bashevkin
Oct. 11 2016 12:01AM

“Sin and divine judgment, repentance and divine forgiveness.”

Nahum Sarna
Sept. 22 2015 12:01AM

In demolishing the supposed resting place of the prophet Jonah in Mosul, the Islamist “caliphate” has made clear that it targets not only Jews and. . .

Mark Movsesian
July 31 2014 12:01AM

From innuendo in Genesis to grand irony in Jonah, humor forms an important and often overlooked element in the Hebrew Bible.

Robin Gallaher Branch
Aug. 23 2013 12:00AM