Yehuda Leyb Don Yahya.
Conspiracy theories about the Dönme.
And how “God-fearers” became Gentile Christians.
Halakhah was important no matter how it was understood.
The Book of Zerubbabel.
What happened after Shabbetai Tsvi chose conversion over death.
A restoration of tradition.
A new book tells their story.
The theological tension within an ancient prayer.
The answer lies in the Tree of Life.
A growing number of them are rethinking their support.
In researching his recent book, Like Dreamers, which follows the lives of seven heroes and veterans of the 1967 Six-Day War, Yossi Klein Halevi “was. . .
Rabbi Abraham Isaac Kook, who served as the first Ashkenazi chief rabbi of Palestine, is generally regarded as the intellectual progenitor of religious Zionism. Born. . .