Abraham Joshua Heschel--Philosopher of Wonder: Our by Maurice S. Friedman PDF

By Maurice S. Friedman

such a lot reviews of Abraham Joshua Heschel method him as a theologian, while this e-book friends in the back of the theologian and honors Heschel because the unique thinker that he used to be. So it reveals Heschel’s epistemology, his aesthetic, and his social philosophy, all bolstered through the thirty years of friendship and discussion that Maurice Friedman shared with him.

This ebook increases considerably serious questions pertaining to Heschel’s philosophy of Judaism whereas ultimate drastically appreciative of the sweep and command of his philosophy that Friedman believes weren't sufficiently labored through.

“In Abraham Joshua Heschel, Maurice Friedman, the disciple and most well known interpreter of Martin Buber, has given us a lucid and deeply own account of his distinct friendship with Abraham Heschel, the main artistic Jewish philosopher of the 20th century. Friedman’s love for Heschel should be noticeable during the booklet although those philosophers held varied perspectives on faith and Judaism. Friedman is helping us comprehend why Heschel is taken into account through many to be the Jewish saint of his generation.”
—Harold Kasimow, Professor Emeritus of spiritual reviews, Grinnell College

“Few people get to event a significant dating with an excellent non secular instructor, resembling Friedman did with Heschel. i discovered this ebook to supply splendidly wealthy insights into Heschel’s lived knowledge and ethical grandeur. Abraham Joshua Heschel offers an evocative account of the dialogical interactions among those notable thinkers.”
—Kenneth P. Kramer, Professor Emeritus of Comparative spiritual reviews, San Jose country University

“Maurice Friedman provides us a gorgeous, inspiring portrait of his dating with my father over the process many a long time. His e-book is an excellent creation to my father’s lifestyles and idea and is stuffed with love and admiration.”
—Susannah Heschel, Professor of Jewish reports, Dartmouth College

Maurice S. Friedman used to be Professor Emeritus of faith, Philosophy, and Comparative Literature at San Diego country college. he's the writer or editor of over fifty books, together with a translation of Martin Buber’s Hasidism and glossy guy (2005) and Abraham Joshua Heschel & Elie Wiesel, you're My Witnesses (1987).

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So much stories of Abraham Joshua Heschel method him as a theologian, while this e-book friends at the back of the theologian and honors Heschel because the unique thinker that he used to be. So it finds Heschel’s epistemology, his aesthetic, and his social philosophy, all strengthened via the thirty years of friendship and discussion that Maurice Friedman shared with him.

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