By Rabbi Zev Farber Ph.D.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
The Sum of the Matter
- Judean Life in Babylonia
- Where in the Transjordan Did Moses Deliver His Opening Address?
- Can a Husband Annul His Wife's Nazirite Vow?
- Gad and Reuben Receive Land in the Transjordan: A Documentary Approach
- Tisha B'Av
- Which Sacrificial Offerings Require Libations?
- Pinchas' Extrajudicial Execution of Zimri and Cozbi
- The Babylonian Officials Who Oversaw the Siege of Jerusalem
- Balaam the Seer: From the Bible to the Deir ʿAlla Inscription
- Do Animals Feel Pain? Balaam’s Donkey vs. Descartes