Chaim Saiman comments on the nature of Simhat Torah.
Ike Sultan A. The Question One of the new gadgets that has become popular over the last few years is the smartwatch; a popular brand at...
Lehrhaus Editor Shlomo Zuckier examines two divergent understandings of Jewish law.
Lawrence Kaplan In his recent Lehrhaus essay “Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein and Academic Talmud Study,” Professor Avraham (Rami) Reiner proves himself to be a genuine disciple...
Jonathan Ziring comments on the "Jewishness" of religious tolerance.
Shmuel Silberman reviews Yirmiyahu Cohen's anti-Zionist book "I will Await Him."
Miriam Gedwiser Sometimes, returning to a familiar text uncovers something new. In this essay, I hope to reexamine the story of the Oven of Akhnai...
Shlomo Zuckier explores some surprising connections between the Talmud and the field of behavioral economics.
Victor M. Erlich expounds on the meaning of the word "Leviathan."
Suzanne Last Stone reviews Chaim Saiman's Halakhah: The Rabbinic Idea of Law.