Psalms

The “exodus tradition.”

Brian Britt
Feb. 29 2016 12:01AM

Some ancient Jewish kvetching.

G. Brooke Lester
Jan. 18 2016 12:01AM

Hebrew scribes take great pains to copy faithfully. But, as a passage in Proverbs shows, once an error creeps into the chain of transmission, it can be there forever.

May 13 2015 12:01AM

At Israel’s Bible Lands Museum, on display for the first time is a collection of some 100 clay tablets documenting the lives of Jews exiled. . .

Ilan Ben Zion
Feb. 3 2015 12:01AM

The figurative description of God in Psalm 23 expresses stewardship, companionship, attendance, nurturing, and love: qualities as precious today as then.   

Fred Reiss
May 14 2014 12:01AM

The Song of Songs, the Bible’s most profound meditation on love, projects a Judaism of lived experience, not abstract principle. (2010.)

April 4 2014 12:01AM