Werner Herzog and Moses agree: Truth reveals itself in mysterious ways, hidden from the cold and critical eye and available only to those prepared to indulge in fantasies
Forget the self-hating Jew; as everything from Internet comments to political speeches shows us, and as this week’s parasha reminds us, it’s the self-infatuated ones we need to look out for
Today on Tablet
… to make the walls come tumbling down?
Starting the Torah cycle anew and reckoning with Moses’ unfulfilled desire to reach the promised land