Steven Nadler, a Spinoza expert at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, explains that the Bible's divine nature lies in its moral teachings.
In Michael Rosenthal's view, modern liberal society both benefits and is challenged by the ideal of toleration promoted by Baruch Spinoza.
Tracing a Sephardic holiday dessert from the Sinai desert to the shores of Seattle.
The art of the boreka told through the Ladino letters of Rachel Shemarya.
Non-Muslims were accepted in the Ottoman Empire, but the tolerance policy for Jews had limits. Devin E. Naar suggests why tolerance is a double-edged idea.
Follow the journey of Rabbi Israel's poetic translations of Sephardic liturgy into the twenty-first century.
One of the deep pleasures of exploring the Bible with Aviya Kushner is finding the foreignness in a familiar text.
Explore the Sephardic custom of chanting Pirke Avot during the Omer period leading up to Shavuot.