Leon Kass

Read along with one of our time’s great readers of the Bible as he works his way through the book of Exodus.

Jan. 8 2021 12:00AM

The Tower of Babel, Jerusalem, and the (Jewish) city of God.

Yehuda Goldberg
Oct. 26 2020 12:01AM

Can America have another Great Awakening?

Leon Kass
May 14 2018 12:01AM

Creating a nation without fratricide.

Leon Kass
Dec. 23 2015 12:01AM

Beyond the distinctive insights offered by each respondent, the overall result is fascinating, not least because the four responses wind up unintentionally but profoundly disagreeing with one another.

June 26 2013 11:03PM

 Can we, just by reading, vicariously experience the awe of the children at the Mount? 

June 25 2013 11:59AM

From the Patriarchs and the Family to Sinai and the Nation. A video conversation with Leon R. Kass.

June 23 2013 10:30AM

The Orthodox Jew discovers a fascinating intellectual anomaly: a non-rabbinic Jew who approaches the Bible with deep reverence.

June 19 2013 3:40PM

A Christian perspective on the Ten Commandments.

Gilbert Meilaender
June 17 2013 12:00AM

Pride, Lust, Technology—and the Bible

June 12 2013 5:52PM

Rare is the scholar of politics or of law these days who would think to turn to the Ten Commandments to understand better the hard questions to which liberal democracy gives rise. But Leon Kass’s remarkable exploration of the Decalogue shows that these scholars have neglected a vital resource.

June 10 2013 12:47PM

Leon Kass endeavors to make the Decalogue both sensible and livable; on its own terms, it is stark and demanding in the highest degree.

Michael Fishbane
June 5 2013 11:15AM

Why the Decalogue Matters

June 1 2013 2:24PM