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Ten Commandments

The tenth commandment.

Leonard Greenspoon
Feb. 2 2018 12:01AM

Reason, revelation, and tolerance.

Judah Kerbel
Aug. 25 2017 12:01AM

Marcionites, Gnostics, and a Shavuot custom.

Gil Student
May 30 2017 12:01AM

And the role of the family in Jewish life.

Leon Kass
May 19 2017 12:01AM

Putting the Ten Commandments in a circle.

Jenna Weissman Joselit
May 17 2017 12:01AM

Law before land.

Leon Kass
July 7 2016 12:01AM

Not only strikingly beautiful, his painting of Moses holding the Ten Commandments also happens to be one of the most authentically Jewish works of art ever created.

June 10 2016 12:01AM

And the menorah’s mythological beasts.

Elon Gilad
May 19 2016 12:01AM

Making God the star.

Alex Joffe
May 11 2016 12:01AM

What’s so bad about coveting your neighbor’s donkey?

Jonathan Sacks
Jan. 29 2016 12:01AM

Tablets with curved tops? Rectangles? Two sides of the same stone?

Stephen G. Rosenberg
May 8 2015 12:01AM

It is not “exclusionary” to give the Ten Commandments a privileged position in American national life, whose institutions they have done so much to form.

March 24 2014 12:01AM

Featured in this week’s Torah portion is the Bible’s most famous teaching, which is less a founding legal code than an ethical paradigm for every. . .

Leon Kass
Jan. 17 2014 12:00AM

Beyond the distinctive insights offered by each respondent, the overall result is fascinating, not least because the four responses wind up unintentionally but profoundly disagreeing with one another.

June 26 2013 11:03PM