The commentary on this week’s parsha created a mythical racial ideology that continues to lurk in the shadows of Judaism
Irving Finkel, an expert on ancient Mesopotamia, decodes a Babylonian tablet and traces its path to the Book of Genesis
Darren Aronofsky credits Mrs. Fried with the idea for the film, cast her in it
Don’t break the rules just to help your kids get ahead. Teach them to be mensches by setting an example with your own behavior.
Offering an Indian twist on the Great Flood, The Enduring Ark finds universal themes in a biblical tale that resonates today
Plus NSA declassifies Jonathan Pollard damage assessment
As we endure a season of destructive storms and surging seas, why on earth would we pray for rain?
Plus, Michael Oren says the Israeli embassy was targeted by Iran
Plus, Iranian nukes, Noah Baumbach on Noah (as in Ark), and more
Plus gross bagel snacks, homo Seinfeld-economicus, and more
Drowning out hate, modest hotels, and biblical blueprints
Fiction echoes the nightly news