Creating a nation without fratricide.
Can we, just by reading, vicariously experience the awe of the children at the Mount?
From the Patriarchs and the Family to Sinai and the Nation. A video conversation with Leon R. Kass.
A Christian perspective on the Ten Commandments.
Pride, Lust, Technology—and the Bible
Rare is the scholar of politics or of law these days who would think to turn to the Ten Commandments to understand better the hard questions to which liberal democracy gives rise. But Leon Kass’s remarkable exploration of the Decalogue shows that these scholars have neglected a vital resource.
Leon Kass endeavors to make the Decalogue both sensible and livable; on its own terms, it is stark and demanding in the highest degree.