The trial by ordeal prescribed for a woman suspected of infidelity is unparalleled anywhere else in the Torah.
Confronting a troubling biblical narrative.
Clothing & Appearance
Why some Orthodox women cover their hair, whether with wigs, hats or scarves.
Ancient/Medieval Jewish History
In the Second Temple period, a system of Jewish courts emerged.
Halacha and social equality today.
We do not need to suffer through devastating consequences in order to learn how to live differently.
A midrash on the Sotah ritual emphasizes the lengths to which we go to bring peace between spouses.