Yoram Hazony’s new book bases Judaism on a naturalistic reading of the Bible, but it’s a stretch
The Torah is full of stories of sibling rivalry, from Cain and Abel to Joseph and his brothers. But is the Bible an accurate representation of reality, or overstating the case?
What Jacob—the hero of this week’s parasha—and the Tea Party can teach us about politics
What Abraham’s servant—the hero of this week’s parasha—and modern science can teach us about finding love
Reflections on a vexed relationship
Seventy years ago, a contentious novel scrutinized Judaism through the eyes of a young boy
God & Co., Episode I