Why the Torah appropriates images from pagan Egypt in describing God’s revelation.
Judaism’s “self-contained system of ethics.”
In wake of the tragedy in Surfside, a distinguished theologian joins us to explain what Jewish tradition teaches about human suffering.
The statesman, rabbi, and businessman who led Spanish Jewry through its most tragic period.
The German-Jewish poet embraced “the Great Aristophanes of Heaven.”
Balaam’s ass, and Buridan’s.
The Jewish leader recalls his upbringing in Soviet Russia and explains what inspired him to return to the land from which his family fled.
Not just for kvetching.
Forgetting the future humans upon whom the entirety of civilization rests.
Putting God back into the equation.
In the Middle Ages, one of Judaism’s most enduring symbols took on new meaning.
Dov Ber Naiditch’s religious and artistic journey.
The grandfather of micro-drawing.