Religion & Holidays

Not a religion, but a marketing scheme.

Nov. 20 2018 12:01AM

Henna and elaborate headdresses.

Malin Fezehai
Nov. 19 2018 12:01AM

What the ultra-Orthodox can learn from Burke and Oakeshott.

Nov. 12 2018 12:01AM

“Race and other dividing factors should be of no consequence to us as Jews.”

Malka Groden
Nov. 12 2018 12:01AM

In some ways, halakhah is more about social norms than about law.

Nov. 2 2018 12:01AM

Isaac, Ishmael, . . . and Fatimah.

Jonathan Sacks
Nov. 2 2018 12:01AM

The Sabbath is universal, but the holidays speak to Jewish particularity.

Nov. 1 2018 12:01AM

The Hebrew Bible’s conception of evil.

John Gregory Drummond
Nov. 1 2018 12:01AM

It’s not about the tension between human moral sensibilities and divine command.

David Fried
Oct. 30 2018 12:01AM

Feelings of awe, and dependence on God, are not the same as devotion.

Oct. 26 2018 12:01AM

Jewish history has not always been characterized by laughter, but in Genesis it evokes the freedom and joy of a life in partnership with God.

Oct. 26 2018 12:01AM

What a pair of parallel stories tells us about gratitude and awe.

Oct. 25 2018 12:01AM

A Jewish intellectual who bucked the general wisdom.

Martha Himmelfarb
Oct. 19 2018 12:01AM

He understood his adopted country’s potential, and its vulnerabilities.

Mark Gottlieb
Oct. 19 2018 12:01AM