Posts Tagged ‘ biblical stories ’

These Sheep Are Preparing to Make Baa-aliyah

March 16, 2016
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Make Way for Canadian Sheep Making Baa-aliyah

National animals are a serious matter — after all, what would Americans think of themselves if Ben Franklin’s (fictional) campaign for the turkey had bested the bald eagle? Insofar as Jews are a nation, we’ve been lacking clear representation in the fauna department (lion? ram?). Until now. Jenna and Gil…

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Israel’s Great Persian Deer Heist of 1978

January 6, 2016
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Israel's Persian Deer Heist of 1978

In the valleys of the Galilee, along the slopes of Mount Carmel, prance the rare…

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A Biblical Family Tree

October 3, 2013
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From classics like One Hundred Years of Solitude to recent hits like Hilary Mantel’s Thomas Cromwell series, complicated tales…

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The Dark Side of the Bible

June 22, 2012
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In one of the darkest moments in the…

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Samson, Meet Delilah

April 4, 2012
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samson meets delilah

A new online comic takes its inspiration from…

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Job, the Musical

February 20, 2012
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Joseph, with his Technicolor coat and his rags-to-riches story, seems…

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Messed-Up Bible Stories

January 26, 2012
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There’s no denying it. Some stories from the Torah are…

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Earth to Endor

August 31, 2011
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If you’re a Star Wars geek, one mention of the…

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Horror Stories from the Bible

January 21, 2011
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horror stories from the bible

These aren’t the Bible stories you grew up with. In…

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