Abraham Heschel is a seminal name in religious studies and the author of Man Is Not Alone and God in Search of Man. When The Prophets was first published in 1962, it was immediately recognized as a masterpiece of biblical scholarship.
The Prophets provides a unique opportunity for readers of the Old Testament, both Christian and Jewish, to gain fresh and deep knowledge of Israel's prophetic movement. The author's profound understanding of the prophets also opens the door to new insight into the philosophy of religion.
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The Meaning and Mystery of Wrath
Religion of Sympathy
Prophecy and Ecstasy
The Theory of Ecstasy
An Examination of the Theory of Ecstasy
Prophecy and Poetic Inspiration
The Theology of Pathos
Comparisons and Contrasts
The Philosophy of Pathos
Prophecy and Psychosis
Explanations of Prophetic Inspiration
Event and Experience
Prophet Priest and King