Avraham Avinu is My Father
Thoughts on Torah, History and Judaism
By Rabbi Zev Farber Ph.D.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
The Sum of the Matter
- The Oldest Known Copy of the Decalogue?
- Understanding Idolatry
- Remedying Biblical Trauma with a Festival of Love
- לכו נרננה From the Story of the Spies to the return of the Judahite exiles
- War at Yahatz: The Torah versus the Mesha Stele
- The Sumerian City Laments and the Book of Lamentations
- Voices in Lamentations: Dialogues in Trauma
- Understanding Deuteronomy on its Own Terms
- Tisha B'Av with Queen Esther
- Deuteronomy: The First Torah