Abraham J. Heschel (1907-1972), born in Poland, moved to the United States in 1940. A professor at the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York, Heschel became an active and well-known participant in the Civil Rights movement and the protests against the Vietnam War.--This text refers to the Paperback edition.
First class exploration of the Old Testament prophets. Rabbii Heschel goes well beyond the ordinary treatment of each prophet with detailed illustrations to establish his point of... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Dennis Krantz
This may very well be my favorite theological book ever. Heschel is not a Christian, but his insights into the prophets are incredible. Read morePublished 3 months ago by JJS
This book has given me more enlightenment of the Hebrew Bible than anything I have read. Everyone should read it!Published 5 months ago by Chuck Williams
A truly remarkable collection of insightful essays on the Bible, the world's most instructive literary and spiritual tome. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Robert DeShay
I've been using this book for two years during a four year bible study course. I've found it invaluable and the insights are wonderful. Mr. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Nancy Czombel
Excellent true history of the prophets. Very easy to read. Easily catches your attention and keeps you wanting to read and not put it down.Published 9 months ago by Tokkin
This one's a good book.As I read the book, I came into a better understanding of the hebrew prophets beliefsPublished 10 months ago by Riel