Judaism

Two competing responses to blood in the sanctuary.

Danny Schiff
Dec. 5 2018 12:01AM

Originally, the kindling of lights was not part of the holiday.

Dec. 3 2018 12:01AM

For Herzl, Zionism was not merely about providing an escape from anti-Semitism.

Nov. 29 2018 12:01AM

American Judaism is losing both commitment and moderation.

Nov. 26 2018 12:01AM

May God avenge their blood.

Nov. 21 2018 12:01AM

Not a religion, but a marketing scheme.

Nov. 20 2018 12:01AM

Chaim Potok’s forgotten play about S. An-Sky.

Nov. 16 2018 12:01AM

Projecting fantasies of power.

Scott Shay
Nov. 13 2018 12:01AM

What the ultra-Orthodox can learn from Burke and Oakeshott.

Nov. 12 2018 12:01AM

“I benefited from many Jewish guides and guideposts on my road to Roman Catholicism.”

Sohrab Ahmari
Nov. 5 2018 12:01AM

In some ways, halakhah is more about social norms than about law.

Nov. 2 2018 12:01AM

The Sabbath is universal, but the holidays speak to Jewish particularity.

Nov. 1 2018 12:01AM

Then as now, both.

David Goodblatt
Oct. 31 2018 12:01AM

Feelings of awe, and dependence on God, are not the same as devotion.

Oct. 26 2018 12:01AM