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Religion & Holidays

How ancient Egypt’s economic centralization paved the road for Israelite slavery.

Jonathan Sacks
Dec. 15 2017 12:01AM

For today’s progressives, Jewish particularism is acceptable only when it involves vehement critiques of Israel.

Josh Block
Dec. 14 2017 12:01AM

The Maccabean revolt wasn’t just about independence. It was a culture war between those who embraced “Greek wisdom” and those who believed in transcendent, divine knowledge.

Dec. 14 2017 12:01AM

Heartless psalms.

Nathaniel Peters
Dec. 13 2017 12:01AM

Exploring the links between Judaism and conservatism.

Dec. 11 2017 12:01AM

#ThouToo.

Daniel Ross Goodman
Dec. 8 2017 12:01AM

A rabbi comes to YIVO.

Aharon Lichtenstein and Shaul Seidler-Feller
Dec. 8 2017 12:01AM

The victors in the gay-rights struggle should display some magnanimity.

George F. Will
Dec. 4 2017 12:01AM

An inconsistently enforced restriction on free speech.

Sohrab Ahmari
Dec. 1 2017 12:01AM

Before the meal on Sabbath eve, the prayer book offers a song of praise to the ideal woman.

Nov. 30 2017 12:01AM

Life with dignity vs. death with dignity.

Nov. 30 2017 12:01AM

Women, outreach, and messianism.

Ada Rapoport-Albert
Nov. 28 2017 12:01AM

How Psalm 107 and Maimonides inspired the pilgrims.

Moshe Sokolow
Nov. 22 2017 12:01AM