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Abraham Joshua Heschel

Exploring His Life and Thought

by John C. Merkle

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Published by MacMillan Publishing Company .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages171
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7270106M
ISBN 100029209706
ISBN 109780029209707

Abraham Joshua Heschel was a Jewish American rabbi, scholar and philosopher who was very active in the U.S. Civil Rights Movement. Heschel descended on his father's side from Dov Baer (the Maggid) of Mezeritch and Abraham Joshua Heschel of Apta (Opatow); on his mother's side from Levi Isaac of Berdichev. Abraham Joshua Heschel was one of the most revered religious leaders of the 20th century, and God in Search of Man and its companion volume, Man Is Not Alone, two of his most important books, are classics of modern Jewish in Search of Man combines scholarship with lucidity, reverence, and compassion as Dr. Heschel discusses not man's search for God but Cited by:

Abraham Joshua Heschel () was a spiritual teacher and moral prophet par excellence. His daughter Susannah Heschel is the editor and writer of the introduction to this volume in the Orbis Books' Modern Spiritual Masters Series. Abraham Joshua Heschel is shrewd and somewhat inconsiderate. He is laid-back, he appreciates a relaxed pace in life. He is unstructured as well: he does not make a lot of time for organization in his daily life. But, Abraham Joshua Heschel is also empathetic: he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them.

  In Abraham Joshua Heschel: Mind, Heart, Soul, Edward Kaplan gives us a beautiful and lucid guide to the most creative Jewish philosopher of religion of the twentieth met Heschel in. Abraham Joshua Heschel Mind, Heart, Soul (Book): Kaplan, Edward K.: In this first one-volume English-language full biography of Abraham Joshua Heschel, Edward K. Kaplan tells the engrossing, behind-the-scenes story of the life, philosophy, struggles, yearnings, writings, and activism of one of the twentieth century's most outstanding Jewish thinkers.


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I mean, Man is Not Alone and God in Search of Man are far more comprehensive and in-depth, but for someone who just wants to get their feet a little bit wet and still understand Heschel's thought, this is the book to read as it covers most of his primary themes and concerns in just over beautifully /5.

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Kaplan not only tells the life story of this great scholar, but also captures the essence of the recurring themes in Heschel’s. Author by: Abraham Joshua Heschel Languange: en Publisher by: Farrar, Straus and Giroux Format Available: PDF, ePub, Mobi Total Read: 25 Total Download: File Size: 41,7 Mb Description: Israel: An Echo of Eternity is Dr.

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Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Editorial Reviews. Abraham Heschel was an Orthodox Jewish scholar who was born in Warsaw and fled the Nazi regime, ending in the United States.

The Prophets is an expanded English translation of his German doctoral thesis, first published in Both volumes are here conveniently reprinted in a single volume, marking the hundredth anniversary of his /5(5).

Elegant, passionate, and filled with the love of God's creation, Abraham Joshua Heschel's The Sabbath has been hailed as a classic of Jewish spirituality ever since its original publication--and has been read by thousands of people seeking meaning in modern life.

In this brief yet profound meditation on the meaning of the Seventh Day, Heschel, one of the most widely respected 4/5(8). Abraham Joshua Heschel, Harold Kasimow (). “No Religion Is an Island: Abraham Joshua Heschel and Interreligious Dialogue”, Orbis Books Copy quote.

Abraham Joshua Heschel, in a very short, accessible, clear manner, spells out the meaning of the Sabbath. I have been Jewish all my life, but realize now that I never truly understood Sabbath. The lessons in this book, which takes very little time to read, come back to me now every Friday night when I sit down with my family to say Shabbat by:   Elegant, passionate, and filled with the love of God's creation, Abraham Joshua Heschel's The Sabbath has been hailed as a classic of Jewish spirituality ever since its original publication--and has been read by thousands of people seeking meaning in modern life.

In this brief yet profound meditation on the meaning of the Seventh Day, Heschel, one of the most 4/5(8). by Rabbi Or N. Rose. On a recent Saturday afternoon, I took the opportunity to re-read selections from Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel’s book, The published inthis poetic gem has been read by countless spiritual seekers — Jewish and non-Jewish — throughout the world.

The Prophets is widely recognized as a masterpiece of biblical scholarship. Heschel attempts to understand the thoughts, feelings, and impressions of each of the prophets, presenting the reader with a sense of their very being. He effectively achieves a balance between the objective supernatural and the subjective human situation, and presents a unique discussion of Amos, 5/5(5).

Inafter walking in the Selma-to-Montgomery civil-rights march with the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., Rabbi Abraham Joshua.

Abraham Joshua Heschel; Introduction by Susannah Heschel; illustrated by Ilya Schor. Abraham Joshua Heschel () was internationally known as a scholar, author, activist, and theologian. He was Professor of Ethics and Mysticism at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America.

Susannah Heschel is the Eli Black Professor of Jewish Studies at Cited by: Elegant, passionate, and filled with the love of God's creation, Abraham Joshua Heschel's The Sabbath has been hailed as a classic of Jewish spirituality ever since its original publication--and has been read by thousands of people seeking meaning in modern life.

In this brief yet profound meditation on the meaning of the Seventh Day, Heschel introduced the idea of an 'architecture 4/5(4). Abraham Joshua Heschel. likes 1 talking about this.

Abraham Joshua Heschel was a Polish-born American rabbi and one of the leading Jewish theologians and Jewish philosophers of Followers: The Prophets by Abraham J. Heschel is a book written for both Jews and Christians.

The author describes the prophetic era in the Old Testament Bible and also gives some details to many of the prophets themselves. In addition Heschel details the driving forces behind the prophets and the reasons why they were different from other followers of God.Book by Abraham Joshua Heschel, 15 Copy quote When religion speaks only in the name of authority rather than with the voice of compassion, its message becomes meaningless.