Bezalel Naor explains what is philosophical about the erstwhile halakhic observances of the Shavuot holiday.
Ezra Sivan uncovers hidden meaning in what happened and didn't happen during the Israelites' journey in the wilderness.
Steven Weiner writes on the significance of tears on Tishah Be-Av and how they relate to the thanks of birkat ha-mazon.
Shlomo Zuckier wonders why the earth opened its mouth for both Korah and Kayin.
Ezra Zuckerman Sivan comments on the story of Zelophehad and his daughters.
In Part II of his series on trop, William Gewirtz explains the principle of recursion and how it helps us interpret texts.
How was the original Seder experienced, and how do we constitute a Jewish collective? Joel Levy and Leon Wiener-Dow argue that the collective must begin with the independent-minded individual.
The Talmud speaks of a mysterious passage on Bilam authored by Moses. What is it?
Zohar Atkins presents a new poem on the Akeidah.
Eliezer Finkelman discusses the meaning of perfect repentance.