Ensuring justice is the means to cast out idol worship and ensure God's presence resides among the people.
Why the Torah equates human life with the life of a tree.
The John Doe challah.
Shoftim: A resource for families.
War and peace — and the difficulties with both — are the subjects of Parashat Shoftim.
Learn more about the weekly Torah portion.
Is there ever justice in the death penalty?
Through Isaiah, God extends a note of condolence.
The Torah provides a model for separating religious, judicial, and governing bodies -- to keep power in check.
Judaism possesses the values on which an ecological morality may be grounded.