What Is Midrash?
These writings, which fill in gaps in biblical texts, falls into two categories: halacha and aggadah.
Is There Still Midrash Today?
Finding midrash in current events, your local synagogue and your movie theater.
What Midrash Teaches About the Rabbis
Midrash allowed the rabbis to explain and expand on the Torah--and in doing so, they revealed much about themselves.