The Jewish philosopher ‘looked at the world with irony but without a trace of rancor’
Who wrote the Torah? An unlikely group of Orthodox scholars has launched a website that gets to the heart of Jewish tenets.
Is misfortune God’s doing? A new work on The Book of Job asks what kind of world we live in.
Americans say that the Bible is central to them—a divine instruction manual for life on earth. How is it, then, a new book asks, that they know so little of it?
The Jews’ Jesus, and more
An anthology of liberal Jewish thought evinces a deep unease with traditional conceptions of God
A new history examines the German theologians who made a Jesus in their own image
The fundamentalism of anti-fundamentalism books
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