Passover

There’s a great deal more at stake in Exodus than getting the slaves out of Egypt. What might it be?

April 6 2020 12:01AM

Embracing the connection between two stories of emancipation.

Darcy Fryer
April 6 2020 12:01AM

Showing the Israelite God’s masterful transvaluation of the Egyptian pantheon.

Raheli Shalomi-Hen and Ilan Ben Zion
April 3 2020 12:01AM

The existence of Jews is a reminder that freedom is possible only with responsibility.

May 6 2019 12:01AM

In a remote East African hospital, this seder night was different from all others.

Aaron Rothstein
April 25 2019 12:01AM

“Even as the ancient Hebrew people answered the call of freedom, we too must heed its voice.”

Channa Lockshin Bob
April 25 2019 12:01AM

Not packaged, not square, not oven-baked: that’s what it wasn’t. But what it was and where the name for it comes from is still something of a mystery.

April 24 2019 12:01AM

Freedom to enter into the covenant.

April 23 2019 12:01AM

A few months ago, I was approached with a request to become involved in a then-secret mission: to examine one of the very few high-medieval Haggadahs still in private hands.

April 23 2019 12:01AM

A desire to see wicked nations punished is bound up in the belief in a just and providential God.

April 19 2019 12:01AM

Under what circumstances will the Jews of Caracas celebrate the festival of freedom?

April 19 2019 12:01AM

Ironic inversions unite two narratives of redemption.

Joel Kaminsky
April 17 2019 12:01AM

Not willfulness, but freedom for excellence.

April 16 2019 12:01AM

Thanks to a small group of dedicated rabbis.

April 15 2019 12:01AM