Land of Israel

The new year of the trees celebrates the connection to the Land of Israel.

Jan. 18 2019 12:01AM

To the surprise of experts: eggplants.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
Nov. 20 2017 12:01AM

The fauna of the Bible.

Natan Slifkin
Dec. 22 2016 12:01AM

A 1913 trip with Yosef Chaim Sonnenfeld.

Yedidya Sinclair, Chaim Brovender and and Jeffrey Saks
Oct. 16 2015 12:01AM

What draws American Christians to the Holy Land?

Hillary Kaell
Aug. 14 2015 12:01AM

“Suddenly, along comes a woman dressed like a man, riding a horse . . .”

Shirly Seidler
May 28 2015 12:01AM

“I placed a loaf of bread and some olives in my pack . . .”

S. Y. Agnon
May 7 2015 12:01AM

A once-abundant staple crop is being rescued from a 1,500 year extinction.

April Holloway
April 1 2015 12:01AM

A new museum in Israel strives to spread knowledge about the wildlife that once existed in the land and is discussed in the Bible. Orit. . .

Orit Arfa
March 6 2015 12:01AM

Mendes Cohen was born to Jewish immigrants in Richmond, VA in 1796; his family moved to Baltimore when he was a child. During the War. . .

Joe Sugarman
Feb. 2 2015 12:01AM

During its 90-year reign, the “Latin Kingdom” rehabilitated ancient landmarks and built and rebuilt churches, leaving an enduring mark on the city’s architecture.

Jack Meinhardt
Sept. 15 2014 12:01AM

The ancient Jewish connection to the Holy Land, affirmed by Muhammad in the Quran, is now denied by many of his followers. Herewith, ten major pieces of evidence.

Boaz Levy
May 20 2014 12:01AM