Jeremiah Unterman

Introducing Dr. Jeremiah Unterman (CHT Fellow)

Dr. Jerry Unterman discusses his university years and his most recent work on the unique contribution of ethics in the Bible to the ancient world.

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Is the New Testament Just Stoic Philosophy?

Stoic philosophy has a reputation for clear-eyed realism, but CHT fellow Dr. Jonathan Pennington explains why he thinks Jesus’ teachings are more in touch with reality.

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Group Therapy for Anxiety in the Bible

How honesty across the Bible about the weakness and struggles of the human condition is helpful for dealing with anxiety today.

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Economic Thought in the Bible

Economic thought in the modern world is shaped by the conventions and practices of our Western culture. We see people…


Is God Perfect? Does that Matter? Peter Leithart Workshop

On February 15, Rev. Dr. Peter Leithart joined the Center for Hebraic Thought and a group of about 20 professors,…

Dr. Peter Leithart Lecture

Is God Perfect? Does that Matter? Peter Leithart Lecture

The Christian tradition describes God as “perfect”—but how the Bible describes this perfection might surprise us. When we think of…

Dr. Jeremiah Unterman

Moral Progress in the Bible?

Rabbi Dr. Jeremiah Unterman delivers a public lecture for the Center for Hebraic Thought on November 1st, 2019, examining moral…

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Hebraic Thought in Christmas, Part 2: Humble Moms and Shepherds

 When we read the Bible, we have a tendency to disconnect the New Testament from the Old Testament—perhaps it’s because…

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Baby Yoda, Christmas, and Hebrew Narrative

With the release of The Mandalorian, Disney+, and Episode IX, American culture is saturated with Star Wars. Perhaps the characters…