Thank you, Exodus! We finished another book, y’all! How are you feeling? What are you thinking about? What conversations are sticking with you? What perspectives a…
A Look Back at the Book of Liberation
Sanctuary And let them make Me a sanctuary that I may dwell among them. (Exodus 25:8) OK, let’s look at this structure, shall we? The Gate. The boundary b…
The final chapter of Exodus marks the end of a much bigger chapter--and the beginning of a bigger one, still.
An Ode to BetzalelI have been thinking about spaces designated for worship, and about art, and artists. About Betzalel, the head artist of the Mishkan/Tabernacle:
On The Multilayered Nature of Ritual
BackstoryHey, so what if every once in a while on these Thursday posts I share little chunks of stuff about some of my books and other work and tell some…
Holy Garments That Can Hold Us In Difficult Times
Open Thread Time!!It’s that time again! Whether you’re a regular member of the commentariat here or whether you’ve never really poked into one of the conversation…
Catch magic before it’s gone.
The Four Children, Just For Funsies OK, well, I couldn’t resist the opportunity to nerd out a little bit on the Haggadah before Pesach (Passover, in English), could I? So for those…
Towards A Theology of Contradictions