David deserves our respect not despite his sins, but because he sinned and repented.
The inverse of the Oedipus complex.
What a new study misses about the book of Samuel.
David remains a revolutionary hero, a guerrilla leader and desert tribal bandit—too much of a renegade at heart to be entrusted with His house.
Ask the rabbi.
One of the last untouched major Judean sites.
Larger and more advanced than previously thought.
New finds have challenged skeptics.
Solomon builds it for the Lord, but the Lord is not so impressed.
Europe’s great artists weigh in.