What does 'lech lecha' mean, and how can we understand it as a calling to search for God?
New book claims biblical readings of political events lead to support for Jewish state.
“Esau,” a drama based on the novel by the same name by Israeli author Meir Shalev, stars Shira Haas, Harvey Keitel and Lior Ashkenazi.
Can there be such a reality, in which everyone thinks the same thing, in which society is united?
The ancient Iranian account is not only especially interesting to compare with the Noah story, but has a particular contemporary resonance.
Meeting the critical environmental challenges that humans now face will take more than scientific and ecological knowhow.
Roman colonialists invented the word “Palestine” in order to insult the native Jewish population with the memory of their ancient enemies, the Philistines.
Rabbi Amnon Bazak seeks to educate laity, suggest answers to theological tensions
Yael Maly's new book looks at the Pentateuch through the eyes of art, incorporating Western- and Christian-inspired expression.
Abraham had two sons: Ishmael, born to Hagar, and Isaac, born to Sarah. There was clear tension between the two.