Yaakov Jaffe traces the origins and evolution of the custom to shake the lulav in different directions.
Aton Holzer offers a novel re-reading of the Seder, arguing that it reflects and recreates four types of liberty that can be found in the Exodus narrative, as well as a fifth form of freedom.
As we begin to read Sefer Shemot, Yosef Lindell explores Koren Publishers' first edition in its new series, The Tanakh of the Land of Israel, including an analysis of Rabbi Sacks' first and only full translation of a full sefer of Tanakh.
Sharing his Torah commentaries in English for the first time, Nissim Bellahsen of France examines the role of Moses in the atonement for Joseph's sale.
What does Shakespeare have to say about the Exodus, Moses, and the power of storytelling? Shaina Trapedo explores how the Bard's work can speak to us during this unprecedented Pesach season.
Stuart Halpern explains how, when faced with uncertainty, danger, and personal and communal hardships, Americans have turned to the story of the Exodus for inspiration.
What sort of Jewish unity was there at Mount Sinai?
Tzvi Sinensky suggests that we can best understand the Haggadah against the backdrop of Sefer Devarim.
Ranana Dine explores the depictions of suffering in haggadot.
Ben Greenfield calls attention to a crucial, but unnoticed feature of the early narratives in Exodus.
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