Torah’s Story Up for Debate

No, not the one written inside

By the Book

Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Torah

Judge Dread

A haftorah of women and war

Sundown: Gobble, Gobble, Baa, Baa

A gift of sheep, a controversial collage, and more

Oldest Spanish Torah Scroll Sold

At Sotheby’s for about $400,000

Costco to Sell Illustrated Torahs

Just in time for Hanukkah, or Christmas

Sundown: Larry David Goes Native

Plus saving the earth from synagogues, an identity musical, and more

Female Trouble

Alicia Jo Rabins writes indie rock ballads about biblical bad girls


A museum puts the act of Torah creation in full view

Midrash Manicurist

An aspiring rabbi interprets the Torah on her fingernails

A Graphic Take on ‘Genesis’

From Robert Crumb, with a little help from Robert Alter

Forget About It

A Torah portion of war and remembrance

Brothers’ Keepers

A Torah portion of speaking up and standing out

Humble History

For this week’s Torah portion, we invite you to share your tales of being brought low

Spielberg’s Path

From directing sharks to donating a Torah

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