Yochi Brandes’ “The Orchard”

On this episode, Marcela features Yochi Brandes’ ninth book, The Orchard. It is the second to be translated into English, this time by Daniel Libenson.

The Orchard tells the story of the venerated yet enigmatic Rabbi Akiva, placing him in the context of his contemporaries, the Sages of Jewish tradition and of early Christianity, like Rabbi Eliezer, Rabbi Ishmael, Rabban Gamaliel, Paul of Tarsus, and many others.

The Orchard, by Yochi Brandes, translated by Daniel Libenson. Gefen Publishing House (2018).

Previous Episode Featuring Yochi Brandes’ “The Secret Book of Kings”

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