Why this classic work of law, stories and wisdom isn't really about any of those things.
The Book of Ecclesiastes may be the section of the Hebrew Bible most relevant to the way we experience the world today.
Personalities of the Bible
The mighty warrior and sweet singer slew Goliath, stole the throne, and conquered Jerusalem—and that’s just a start!
The Jewish people accepted the Torah in fear of God's overwhelming power. Ruth accepted it out of love and loyalty.
Many of the injunctions in the Torah appear immoral from a human perspective.
Learn the many chapters that make up the Tanach and find out where you can find more information about each.
How to participate in the longest-running Jewish book club (even if you can’t read Hebrew).
The history of the weekly portion — and the different schedules on which it's done.
No biblical book takes up theodicy's challenge with greater power than the moving and enigmatic story of Job.
Resources for learning with others on the Internet.
How the Five Books of Moses are divided up into weekly portions.
Where to find podcasts, videos and essays on the week's portion.