Personalities of the Bible
Best-known to us as King David's prophet, Nathan should perhaps better be known as the man who ensures Solomon's rise to the throne of Israel.
Song of Songs is unique among biblical texts for its pure expression of love.
Read during the week of Passover, this biblical text is an unabashedly sensuous paean to love.
Solomon the Wise, one of King David's three sons, built a truly organized and centralized monarchy.
Traditionally read during Sukkot, the Book of Ecclesiastes grapples with the meaning of life.