News

Britains Lawyers and Judges Vote Leave on Brexit, John Seldon, and the Jewish Exemplar

In the July/Aug issue of Standpoint, Ofir Haivry explains why out of all of Britain’s intellectuals, it was Read more…

Haivry Explains the Great Arab Implosion and Its Consequences in Mosaic

In the July 2016 Mosaic essay, Ofir Haivry, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Director of the National Read more…

Applications Open for a Herzl Institute Conference in December 2016 on "A Jewish-Christian Alliance to Rebuild the West"

This conference aims to lay the groundwork for an alliance of Christians and Jews working together to restore Read more…

Applications Open for Summer Workshop in Theology and Philosophy of the Tanach

The Herzl Institute in Jerusalem is pleased to announce an intensive summer Workshop in Theology and Read more…

The Jerusalem Post Reports on the Question of God’s Perfection Conference at the Herzl Institute

“If, according to biblical prophecy, the nations of the world will ascend to Jerusalem to learn the word of Read more…

Ideas

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Yoram Hazony Discusses The Philosophy of Hebrew Scripture

In this trailer, Dr. Hazony discusses the story of Cain & Abel and posits that Abel's legacy inspired the great leaders and thinkers who built the world we live in.

Publications

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God and Politics in Esther

Yoram Hazony
At first glance, the biblical story of Esther seems anything Read more…
The Philosophy of Hebrew Scripture

The Philosophy of Hebrew Scripture

Yoram Hazony
What if the Hebrew Bible wasn't meant to be read as Read more…

Created Equal: How the Bible Broke With Ancient Political Thought

Joshua Berman
In Created Equal, Joshua Berman engages the text of the Hebrew Read more…

Philosophy of the Law: The Political in the Torah

Shmuel Trigano
Trigano is one of the greatest Jewish philosophers and Read more…