But ignoring the great rabbinic commentaries on them.
Abba the Tall, known simply as Rav.
Loyal as Moses?
A desecration of what is most sacred.
An emphasis on human relationships.
An 11th-century talmudic encyclopedia.
A new book argues that they weren’t, at least at first.
Along with a winepress and a magnificent synagogue.
A new book misses the mark.
From ancient tort laws to modern Israeli psychologists.
Dissenting ideas should be engaged, not demonized and dismissed.
The bathhouse of Tsipori.