Stephen Greenblatt weaves an impressive—but incomplete—tapestry of interpretations of the story of the Fall.
Must Christianity always define itself against Judaism? The Didache didn't.
There is abundant documentation of the intertestamental period. We just haven't read it.
The religious world we know was formed between 250 and 50 B.C.E.
A breathtaking novel that bleeds existential urgency from every page
This book taught me about phylacteries. More importantly, it taught me about myself.
In Aharon Appelfeld's novel, a teenage Holocaust survivor sleeps, remembers, and learns to speak anew.
It’s rare to encounter a female protagonist in theological fiction.
A book of essays asks, is the Bible literature? How is a blessing like an oath? And what if Eve was just hungry?
Anyone with a complicated life and family—all of us—will find a home in Susan Silverman’s story.