Moses Mendelssohn

Understanding the Haskalah.

Dec. 12 2023 12:01AM

Moses Mendelssohn’s grandson was raised a Christian, but his compositions reflect his Jewish roots.

Saul Jay Singer
April 29 2022 12:01AM

Mistaking the sign for the thing itself.

Oct. 17 2019 12:01AM

Our secular culture tells believers that they are too sensible to remain people of faith.

Dec. 14 2017 12:01AM

And perhaps some enlightened despots.

Mustafa Akyol
Nov. 1 2017 12:01AM

Reason, revelation, and tolerance.

Judah Kerbel
Aug. 25 2017 12:01AM

Does Islam need a Haskalah?

Mustafa Akyol
Feb. 21 2017 12:01AM

With a fresh take on Moses Mendelssohn.

Sept. 29 2016 12:01AM

Misrepresenting his true brilliance, a recent book portrays the towering talmudic scholar Elijah of Vilna as a more radical modernizer than the philosopher Moses Mendelssohn.

Lawrence Kaplan
Nov. 22 2013 12:00AM