Mar 24 eBook
By: BAS Admin
The Exodus is one of the most dramatic events in the Hebrew Bible – the slavery of the Israelites in Egypt and their miraculous escape across the Red Sea. It is traditionally viewed as the single event that gave birth to the nation of Israel. Is there archaeological evidence for the Exodus, and for Israelites in Egypt?
Jan 7 Blog
By: Reviewed by William W. Hallo
William W. Hallo reviews "In the Valley of the Shadow: On the Foundations of Religious Belief" by James Kugel.
Apr 16 Blog
By: Dorothy Willette
Abraham Malamat, professor emeritus of Jewish history at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, passed away on January 21, 2010, just a few days before his 88th birthday. Malamat made important contributions to the study of the Hebrew Bible and the ancient Near East–particularly in our understanding of the emergence of Israel, the collapse of the kingdom of Judah, and the relationship of Mari and the Hebrew Bible.