The father heard the voice of God, Elli Fischer explains, but the son ends up with the blade on his neck.
Susan Jablow on reading Tanakh through the eyes of a ba'alat teshuva
What sort of powers did Hazal have in the first century? Ari Lamm wonders.
Shlomo Zuckier takes on the Mr. Cheshvan culture industry.
Shlomo Zuckier on the mechanics of a midrashic motif.
Elli Fischer reads one of Rashi's most famous comments against the grain.
A historical document on the Jewish love for the Cubs all-time great third baseman.
Shlomo Zuckier seeks and uncovers rabbinic-Biblical intertextuality.
Elli Fischer's thoughts on visiting the grave of Franz Rosenzweig, founder of the original Lehrhaus