A persimmon branch on an amethyst seal.

Times of Israel
Oct. 22 2021 12:01AM

Royal purple and the Edomites.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
Jan. 29 2021 12:01AM

Frankincense, myrrh, and balsam.

Sara Toth Stub
Dec. 24 2019 12:01AM

The great scientist used talmudic phrases in one manuscript.

Sharon Cohen
July 22 2019 12:01AM

Durum wheat?

Alan Rosenbaum
Feb. 11 2019 12:01AM

A new book upends the old story.

Shai Secunda
July 18 2018 12:01AM

Judaism and the “last of the magicians.”

Matt Goldish
July 12 2018 12:01AM

“To work and guard it.”

Leen Ritmeyer
March 15 2017 12:01AM

Making sense of a discomfiting law.

William Herlands
May 20 2016 12:01AM

Although the Bible contains extensive descriptions of the ritual garments worn by Temple priests, artistic renderings are virtually nonexistent. But the Septuagint, a Greek translation. . .

Joan E. Taylor
Dec. 16 2014 12:01AM

As the festival on which both temples were dedicated, Sukkot is associated in both prophetic and rabbinic literature with the messianic era—and historically with several. . .

Malka Simkovitch
Sept. 17 2013 12:00AM

Contrary to popular wisdom, Jews did not abandon the Temple Mount following the destruction of the Second Temple.

F. M. Loewenberg
July 19 2013 12:00AM

Beginning at 9:15 a.m. (eastern daylight time), Rabbi Jacob J. Schacter delivers his annual all-day webcast on the themes of Tisha b’Av. Source sheets can. . .

July 16 2013 12:00AM

One need not envision the reconstruction of the Temple, or even wish to pray where it once stood, to believe that the Jewish people ought. . .

Nadav Shragai
July 16 2013 12:00AM