The ends don’t justify the means.
Can Measure for Measure help explain the biblical book?
What Lieberman saw that Heschel didn’t.
The Tractate of Drunkards.
A new book argues that they weren’t, at least at first.
Precious little, you would think. But actually, thanks to one figure in the story, quite a lot.
Sacrifices are not bribes.
A two-faith nation.
Crucifying Haman in effigy.
A fundamental misunderstanding of religion.
There were many more illiterate Jews in the Tsarist empire than we tend to think there were.