Jewish history tells me to be both compassionate and alert. When it comes to the Palestinian conflict, I don't know how to do both at once.
The woman's presence in a crowd is an act of civil disobedience.
All knowledge is communal, but that's easy to forget.
Telling the story of his wife's tragic illness, Douglas Groothuis combines lament with grace-filled love.
We gave our readers a one-word writing prompt: “indulgence.”
The Red Sea, the baptistery, and the birth canal
What do we miss when we seclude ourselves on safe shores of sameness?
My Western side longs for more activity in this parable, but I'm trying to listen to my Eastern side.
In their new novels, Dara Horn and Chloe Benjamin play with themes of mortality and free will.