Jewish Journal

Tag: Nemesis

View the most popular tags overall?

  • Author Philip Roth to retire after final interview with the BBC

    May 20, 2014 | 10:49 am

    Writer Philip Roth, one of the world's most revered novelists, confirmed he will retire from writing and public appearances in a final interview with the BBC.

    Roth, 81, who has written more than 30 books and won numerous awards, spoke to the BBC for a two-part documentary shot in...

  • Amalek Within

    By Rabbi Mordecai Finley

    March 17, 2005 | 7:00 pm


    What is the origin of evil? Or, more precisely, why do people do evil things?

    We Jews often pose these questions in terms of biblical narratives. Torah is understood as the soul's code of the Jewish people; its characters, images and events are not just historical, they are...