|Abraham J. Heschel (1907-1972) was born in Poland and 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. He was a seminal name in religious studies and published a number of books.|
|I Asked for Wonder|
List Price:Heschel, like his Hasidic forbears, had the gift of combining profundity with simplicity. He found just the right words not only to express what he thought but to evoke what he felt.
List Price:Since its original publication in 1951, Abraham Joshua Heschel's classic of Jewish spirituality has been read by thousands of people seeking meaning in modern life.
|The Prophets |
List Price:The classic work on the prophets. When this was first published in 1962, it was immediately recognized as a masterpiece of biblical scholarship