Abraham Joshua Heschel

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.


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The Sabbath

Abraham Joshua Heschel; Introduction by Susannah Heschel
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

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...


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Moral Grandeur and Spiritual Audacity

Abraham Joshua Heschel; Edited by Susannah Heschel
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

This first collection of Heschel's essays - compiled, edited and with an introduction by his daughter Susannah Heschel, is a stunning reminder of the...


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Israel: An Echo of Eternity

Abraham Joshua Heschel
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks


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The Wisdom of Heschel

Abraham Joshua Heschel; Translated by Ruth M. Goodhill
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

"Philosophy may be defined as the art of asking the right questions...Awareness of the problem outlives all solutions. The answers are questions in disguise,...


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Maimonides

Abraham Joshua Heschel; Translated by Joachim Neugroschel
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Heschel's classic work on Maimonides, originally published in Berlin during the thirties, in one of the few scholarly biographies available of the great...


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The Earth Is the Lord's

Abraham Joshua Heschel
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Earth Is The Lords is a riveting portrayal of a bygone culture of Jews in Eastern Europe by one of the foremost Jewish thinkers of the century. ...


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Man Is Not Alone

Abraham Joshua Heschel
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

A modern classic of Jewish theology, Man Is Not Alone is a profound, beautifully written examination of the ingredients of piety: how man senses God's...


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God in Search of Man

Abraham Joshua Heschel
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

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,...


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A Passion for Truth

Abraham Joshua Heschel
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

In A Passion For Truth, Heschel delves into the exploration of hope and despair in Hasidism. Heschel drew on his own experiences from his study of the Kotzker...


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Insecurity of Freedom

Abraham Joshua Heschel
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The Insecurity of Freedom is a collection of essays on Human Existence by one of the foremost Jewish thinkers of our time, Abraham Joshua Heschel.


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