Ibn Ezra: The Five Paths

Ibn Ezra’s introduction to his Torah commentary comprises primarily a listing of what it is not – and lambasting those…

Abraham ibn Ezra: An Introduction

Abraham ibn Ezra (1092-1167 CE) was born in Tudela, in northern Spain. From age 50 until his death at 75, he wandered all over Europe and taught Torah.

Rashbam: Power Pasuk (Emor)

Rashbam’s comments often borrow language from other parts of the Tanakh, weaving together different parts of the tradition. Does he have a favorite pasuk?