From the land of Israel to Diaspora.
Warrior + yahwist + expansionist + administrator = model king
Solomon the Wise, one of King David's three sons, built a truly organized and centralized monarchy.
From biblical times to the emergence of Rabbinic Judaism.
Sages & Scholars
The second-century sage was the inspiration for many legends and may have died as a martyr.
Ancient/Medieval Jewish History
Coping with destruction and building for the future.
The books that tell the Hanukkah tale didn't make it into the Hebrew Bible -- but they are in the Catholic one.
Christianity and Islam share a reverence for Judaism's patriarch.
Nevi’im (the Prophets section of the Bible) presents Israel's history as a nation on its land.
A look into the psyche of ancient Judaism.
This remnant of the Second Temple is an important symbol in Judaism.
Joshua and Judges present different versions of the Israelite conquest.
Three views of the Jewish-Christian schism.
Israel's first king was a controversial ruler.
Who were they and where are they now?