Tag Archive "moses"

Still of María Valverde in Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)

Exodus: Gods and Kings: A Jewish Perspective

The story of the Exodus is one of the greatest stories ever told. Even without knowledge of the rich traditions and historical events surrounding the Exodus, the events of that time shaped the future of ...

What is Sukkot? A Jewish Perspective

Sukkot, or Tabernacles, is the lesser known, but still most joyous Jewish festival. For a week, we are commanded to leave the security of our houses and live in huts or booths to remind us ...

Passover and Biblical Myths: Jewish Perspective

In the spring issue of Reform Judaism magazine, it focused on the great jewish myths.  And much to my surprise and probably yours as well, was the myth of Passover – that we were not ...

Women of Faith: Jewish Perspective

There are not that many female heroines in the Bible, in fact, there are not that many named women at all.  And even when they are given a name, they are often flawed secondary characters.  ...