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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - StephenBarkley - LibraryThing
The Hebrew prophets are fascinating. They were an important part of Israel's life, yet they often spoke of their rulers in very unflattering terms. When national life turned sour, the prophets were ... Read full review
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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 ... Read full review