Michelangelo, the headbutting prophet, and an ancient Aramaic prayer.

Daniel Lispon
March 15 2024 12:01AM

Plato, the Hebrew Bible, and the search for the best regime.

Jan. 16 2024 12:01AM

Lessons without simplistic messages.

July 17 2023 12:01AM

Moses’ story is one of family loyalty, identity, and the connection to history.

March 24 2023 12:01AM

The taming of the shrewd.

Leon Kass
Dec. 19 2022 12:01AM

“A once-in-a-lifetime find.”

Amanda Borschel-Dan
Sept. 20 2022 12:01AM

The ethical purpose of making a despised figure into a great prophet.

Simi Peters
July 15 2022 12:01AM

It is praiseworthy to die for God, but even better to live for Him.

March 25 2022 12:01AM

Why does Moses order every Levite to practice fratricide?

March 5 2021 12:02AM

The Israeli intellectual joins us to talk about the ideas in his best-selling book on the revolutionary political teachings in Moses’s last speech.

Aug. 13 2020 12:01AM

And the message of the breaking of the tablets.

William Kristol
July 9 2020 12:01AM

Taking Egypt out of the Jews.

April 29 2020 12:01AM

Moses inaugurated Jewish national independence. The prophet Jeremiah comes to oversee its collapse.

Jan. 17 2020 12:01AM

Why, in all of Jewish art, is there no image depicting the moment of Moses’ death?

Oct. 18 2019 12:30AM