Study Jewish Texts
The sexual relationships forbidden by the Torah are intended to prohibit non-Israelite religious practices and abuses of power.
The story of Ruth, read on the holiday of Shavuot, teaches that respect for others begins with recognizing their names.
The book of Exodus tells the tale of Israel's liberation and birth, and of the beginning of God's covenanted nation.
Although modern traditionalist Judaism uniformly affirms the divinity of the Torah, classical sources disagree on what role Moses had in its production.
Miriam's instinctive song of praise tells us something important about calling out to God.
The tradition of Torah study has built up a tradition of questioning and clarifying which is simply an incomparably rich skill to cultivate.
The forefathers and foremothers of the Jewish people.
What sacrifice is, where it comes from, and what it can mean for us today.
Heroes, villains, prophets and problem children, we've got 'em all. Test your knowledge of them.
How much do you know about the contents of the Bible and about biblical scholarship?
4 reasons we read this text on the Day of Atonement
This section of the Bible includes a feminine depiction of wisdom and the text of the "Eshet Chayil" blessing.