Daily Archives: March 20, 2011

Weekend Announcements

Happy post-spring break, everyone! I hope we all took the prophet Isaiah’s advice to heart:  “eat, drink, and be merry, for tomorrow we die.”  Here are a few things to keep in mind as we get back into the rhythm … Continue reading

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The Aesthetics of Biblical Poetry

The “Reading Biblical Poetry” essay in the back of the Jewish Study Bible goes to great lengths to describe the form and function of biblical Hebrew poetry.  The chapter appears to be a smattering of information about formal devices and technical … Continue reading

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