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Thunder in the soul : to be known by God

Author: Abraham Joshua Heschel; Robert Erlewine
Publisher: Walden, New York : Plough Publishing House, [2021]
Series: Plough spiritual guides
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Abraham Joshua Heschel, descended from a long line of Orthodox rabbis, fled Europe to escape the Nazis. He made the insights of traditional Jewish spirituality come alive for American Jews while speaking out boldly against war and racial injustice"--
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Named Person: God (Judaism)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Abraham Joshua Heschel; Robert Erlewine
ISBN: 9780874863512 0874863511
OCLC Number: 1240723690
Description: xxxiv, 133 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Who Was Abraham Joshua Heschel? Robert ErlewineReading Abraham Joshua Heschel Today Susannah HeschelEvery Moment Touches EternityThe Only Life Worth LivingIn the Presence of MysteryThe Prophets Show Us God CaresGod Demands JusticeModernity Has Forfeited the SpiritPrayer Is Being Known by GodA Pattern for LivingThe Deed Is Wiser than the HeartSomething Is Asked of UsFaith Is an Act of the SpiritNot Our Vision of God but God's Vision of UsNotesBibliography
Series Title: Plough spiritual guides
Responsibility: Abraham Joshua Heschel ; edited by Robert Erlewine.

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"Abraham Joshua Heschel, descended from a long line of Orthodox rabbis, fled Europe to escape the Nazis. He made the insights of traditional Jewish spirituality come alive for American Jews while speaking out boldly against war and racial injustice"--

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"Thunder in the Soul" aptly describes Heschel's extremely intelligent state of mind and crystal clear mental framework. He spoke his mind fearlessly without mincing words. He sounds like a solitary Read more...

 
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A Beautiful and Moving Collection of Living in the Presence of the Holy

by jonnijones (WorldCat user published about a month ago) Excellent Permalink
Rabbi Abraham Heschel was a mid-20th century theologian, civil rights activist, professor, and prolific writer. This slim collection of 12 essays illuminates his insights into the nature and mysteries of God and of the transcendence of the spirit and wonder of an individual’s mystical experience. The...
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