By Rabbi Zev Farber Ph.D.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
The Sum of the Matter
- Giving Your Firstborn Son to God
- The Bible’s Evolving Effort to Humanize Debt Slavery
- Sacred Mountains: Connecting the Revelation at Horeb and the Aqedah
- When the God of Justice Goes Rogue
- Does the Decalogue Prohibit Stealing?
- Preparing for Sinai: God and Israel Test Each Other
- The Song of the Sea and the History of Ancient Israel and Judah
- The Essence of the Hebrew Calendar
- Taking Control of the Story: God Hardens Pharaoh’s Heart
- How Many Years Were the Israelites in Egypt?