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Mysticism and its Alternatives: Rethinking Maimonides

David Fried forwards the surprising thesis that Maimonides was a medieval mystic.

First Fruits (Bikkurim) and the Talmudic View of Capital: An Essai...

Bezalel Naor explains what is philosophical about the erstwhile halakhic observances of the Shavuot holiday.

Elijah’s Elusive Cup and the Challenge of Memory

James Diamond takes a fresh approach to Maimonides's Passover theology and "Elijah's Cup."

The Philosopher King and the Poet Messiah: Hellenic and Hebrew Republics...

In this essay, written in honor of Yom Yerushalayim, Bezalel Naor explores the differing visions for the ideal state held by Plato and the Rabbis, Maimonides and Rabbi Nahman of Breslov.

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