What was the covenant of peace God gave Pinchas? R. Shlomo Zuckier puts the pieces together to find out
"Ha lahma anya" is one of the first paragraphs recited at the Seder - and its strange features have been baffling commentators for centuries. Elli Fischer adds his reflections to the mix.
In honor of Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks’s 70th birthday, Ari Lamm explores his legacy as a biblical commentator.
Shlomo Zuckier's reflection commemorating the passing of Yaakov Elman, ob"m.
Eileen Watts explores how Bernard Malamud's "The German Refugee" amplifies the themes of Tisha B'Av.
Chaim Saiman analyzes how the Torah's two introductions to the revelation at Sinai correspond to two perspectives on the nature of halakhic civil law.
Jerome Marcus explores understandings of freedom within halakhah and how they relate to Pesah and Shavuot
Alex Ozar offers an in-depth reading of Eglah Arufah against the backdrop of current events.
Tzvi Sinensky suggests that we can best understand the Haggadah against the backdrop of Sefer Devarim.
Shimon Lerner uncovers a surprising but profound message that goes to the very heart of the Purim story.