Article on Moshe’s staff

My latest for The Lehrhaus — how Moshe’s enigmatic staff has been understood over the centuries:


New Article on the 10 Commandments

Over the holiday of Shavuot, I gave a talk discussing the 10 Commandments, or Aseret ha-Dibrot. One of the topics I discussed was the meaning of the term Aseret ha-Dibrot.

Those thoughts became this new article published today at The Lehrhaus, which builds on existing scholarship (particularly an article by Professor Meir Gruber) to create a literary picture of the Aseret ha-Dibrot: