What rhymes with Ahasuerus?
The Benjaminite rehabilitation.
A Purim story.
Not High Holy Day services.
The political vision and theological insight of Esther speak compellingly to the dilemmas and opportunities of the present age.
Mordecai the Machiavellian.
Ancient dirges attributed to Esther.
Any Catholic edition of the Bible contains a text known as “Additions to Esther.” Based on an ancient version of the Book of Esther, and. . .
While feasting and intoxication on the holiday of Purim are discussed in the Talmud, costumes are not. Yet dressing up has been a standard practice. . .
Queen Esther has been criticized, most notably by feminists, for her alleged passivity, deviousness, and reliance on her beauty alone. Michael V. Fox argues that. . .