Meshulam Gotlieb analyzes a midrash on Jacob's ladder dream to understand Jacob's lifelong fear, how he became so fearful and how it affected his life.
Daniel Lifshitz explains the connection between Abraham, Gideon, and David through the lens of this week's Parshah and Haftarah.
In a chapter adapted from his new book, Be, Become, Bless: Jewish Spirituality between East and West, Yaakov Nagen suggests based on the Zohar that the world endures when we see Godliness in another person's face.
R. Yitzchak Blau analyzes the 2018 book, Was Yosef on the Spectrum?
Zohar Atkins presents a new poem on the Akeidah.
Eliezer Finkelman discusses the meaning of perfect repentance.
William Gewirtz explores the value of cantillation.
Ezra Zuckerman Sivan comments on the story of Zelophehad and his daughters.
Dan Jutan locates a fascinating meta-narrative within Rashi's commentary.
Shlomo Zuckier wonders why the earth opened its mouth for both Korah and Kayin.