Building a Tower of Hebrew

Right after the famous story of Noah’s flood, we read in Genesis 11 about the mysterious saga of the Tower of Babel. The people of Babel join forces to build an impressive tower, but in the process anger God, and are punished tremendously as a result. What is unclear, however, is what was so bad […]

The History & Revival of the Hebrew Language

This week, we’re looking at the revival of the Hebrew language. While the Bible and some religious texts were written in ancient Hebrew, it hadn’t been spoken in daily life for centuries.