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Council for Higher Education Approves Liberal Arts Degrees in Israel

The Israel Council for Higher Education (CHE) has announced new guidelines permitting Israeli universities Read more…

Rabbis, Jewish Educators Study Theology at Herzl Summer Institutes

Thirty-six American and Israeli rabbis and Jewish educators gathered at the Herzl Institute this summer for Read more…

Haivry on the Implosion of the Arab World

In June, Herzl Institute Vice President Ofir Haivry published a comprehensive survey and analysis of the Read more…

Herzl Institute Conference on Jewish-Christian Alliance

The Herzl Institute will hold a conference on the topic “A Jewish-Christian Alliance to Rebuild the West” Read more…

Hazony Talks With Morgan Freeman About God

Herzl Institute President Yoram Hazony appeared together with Morgan Freeman in two episodes of his new Read more…

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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.

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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…