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Datan and Abiram

Difficulties with the Text of the Korah Story

Project TABS Editors

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Korah's Poetic Rebellion and God's Flowery Response

A new analysis of compositional layers suggests that God responds to Korah’s rebellion with patience and beauty—until someone changed the ending.

Dr.

Jason Gaines

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The Mysterious Literary Life and Death of Korah

Dr.

Rachel Adelman

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Datan and Abiram: A Rebellion of the Shepherds in the Land of Israel

The biblical text is unclear about why Datan and Abiram are rebelling. A careful look at their words shows that they are complaining about the land they are already living in.

Dr. Rabbi

David Frankel

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