Pillar figurines and rosette stamps confirm the biblical account.

Ephraim Stern
July 12 2017 12:01AM

Discovered a century ago, clay figurines of human forms were prevalent in the First Temple period (c. 800–586 B.C.E). To this day, no one knows. . .

Robin Ngo
Aug. 25 2014 12:01AM

This week’s Torah portion pinpoints the real grief in sibling violence: the grief that children cause their parents.

David R. Blumenthal
Dec. 6 2013 12:00AM

The account in Samuel of David’s ascent to the throne parallels the story in Genesis of Judah’s rise to preeminence; both highlight the theme of. . .

Shmuel Klitsner
Nov. 13 2013 12:00AM