Maimonides

The former seeks answers; the latter seeks the questions that can help situate human beings existentially and rationally within the universe.

Jan. 23 2017 12:01AM

As the latest attempt to draw universal ethical principles from the Bible shows, philosophical investigation of its text offers the prospect of great rewards—and grave dangers.

Jan. 3 2017 12:01AM

Solomon ibn Gabirol’s azharot.

Ty Alhadeff
June 10 2016 12:01AM

Via Wittgenstein.

Alex Ozar
May 31 2016 12:01AM

Joseph B. Soloveitchik’s answer.

Lawrence Kaplan
May 13 2016 12:01AM

An alternative to rationalism.

Leora Batnitzky
April 11 2016 12:01AM

Featuring Maimonides and Don DeLillo.

Abraham Socher
April 5 2016 12:01AM

For this 14th-century rabbi, the Torah’s laws were only quasi-divine.

David Frankel
March 11 2016 12:01AM

The legacy of a 10th-century sage.

Richard Baroff
March 3 2016 12:01AM

Philosophy and mysticism may be closer than they appear.

Elisha Russ-Fishbane
Feb. 3 2016 12:01AM

In memory of a great Jewish thinker.

Dec. 22 2015 12:01AM

Neither was a cynical atheist.

Daniel Rynhold
Oct. 21 2015 12:01AM

A new book takes on the philosopher’s influence.

Menachem Kellner
Oct. 12 2015 12:01AM

Would a patient by another name really be as sick?

Benjamin Corn
Sept. 17 2015 12:01AM