The Earth Is the Lord's

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Macmillan, Jun 1, 1979 - Religion - 120 pages
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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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A memorial really to the murdered Eastern European Jews and their way of life. Read full review

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The overwhelming impression from this book is the passion with which Eastern European Jews experienced God. This was an every day matter for them, and involved every action of their lives. Their ... Read full review

Contents

Title Page
FOUR For the People
SEVEN A World of Palimpsests
ELEVEN Hasidim
FOURTEEN Guard My Tongue from Evil
Books by Abraham Joshua Heschel
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Abraham Joshua Heschel (1907-72) 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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