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Published by Fordham University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Biography: general,
  • Judaism,
  • Philosophy of religion,
  • Theology,
  • Religion,
  • Heschel, Abraham Joshua,,
  • United States,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Judaism - Theology,
  • Judaism - Rituals & Practice,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Judaism - Hasidism,
  • Hasidism,
  • 1907-1972,
  • Biography,
  • Jewish law,
  • Jewish scholars

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8119018M
ISBN 100823221156
ISBN 109780823221158

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Born in Warsaw, Abraham Heschel earned a doctorate in philosophy at the University of Berlin, and taught in Berlin and Frankfurt. After being deported by the Nazis to Poland in , he taught in Warsaw and London. In he came to the United States, invited by Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati, Ohio. From until his death, he was professor of Jewish ethics and mysticism at the Jewish Author: Samuel Dresner. The book concentrates on the teachings and legal reasoning of two rabbis from the 2nd Century C.E., showing the relationship of their narratives and Halakhic (cf. Heschel, Hasidism and Halakha) opinions. The stories and legal decisions of the two rabbis, Rabbi Akiva and Rabbi Ishmael, as described by Dr Heschel confront the themes and images of each rabbi to show how these permeate their legal by:   The following exchange will focus on his book, Abraham Joshua Heschel: The Call of Transcendence. Dear Rabbi Held, Your new book examines a transformative figure in 20th century American Judaism. Abraham Joshua Heschel (Janu – Decem ) was a Polish-born American rabbi and one of the leading Jewish theologians and Jewish philosophers of the 20th century. Heschel, a professor of Jewish mysticism at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, authored a number of widely read books on Jewish philosophy and was active in the civil rights : Janu , Warsaw, Poland.

The book concentrates on the teachings and legal reasoning of two rabbis from the 2nd Century C.E., showing the relationship of their narratives and Halakhic (cf. Heschel, Hasidism and Halakha) opinions. The stories and legal decisions of the two rabbis, Rabbi Akiva and Rabbi Ishmael, as described by Dr Heschel confront the themes and images of /5(17). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. [33] Abraham Joshua Heschel, “Dissent,” Abraham Joshua Heschel: Essential Writings, ed. Susannah Heschel (Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, ), [34] Heschel, “Hasidism as a New Approach to Torah,” [35] This theme was anticipated by the writings of Hillel Zeitlin. Though the two must have met in some capacity, Heschel does not Author: Ariel Evan Mayse. In 'Heschel, Hasidism and Halakha', Samuel Dresner, a former student and lifelong friend of Heschel's, gives a personal insight into his life and views into the Hasidic movement and the important concept of halakha.