Ibn Ezra: Moses’ Mistake (Chukat)

God tells Moses to speak to a rock, which will then provide water. Instead, Moses strikes it twice with his rod. He and Aaron are punished. Why exactly?

Ibn Ezra: Soul Language (Korach)

Ibn Ezra on the anthropomorphism of the biblical text in talking about the “earth opening her mouth to swallow” the rebels Datan and Aviram, and their camp.