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Author Heschel, Abraham Joshua, 1907-1972.

Title The insecurity of freedom / by Abraham Joshua Heschel.

Publication Info. New York : Noonday Press, a division of Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1967.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  296 HES    AVAILABLE
Description 306 pages ; 20 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note First Noonday Press printing.
Text based on papers presented at various conferences.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Religion in a free society -- The patient as a person -- Children and youth -- Idols in the temples -- To grow in wisdom -- Religion and race -- The white man on trial -- Depth theology -- Confusion of good and evil -- Sacred image of man -- Protestant renewal : a Jewish view -- The ecumenical movement -- The individual Jew and his obligations -- Israel and diaspora -- Jewish education -- The vocation of the cantor -- Prayer as discipline -- Jews in the Soviet Union -- A declaration of conscience -- The last days of Maimonides.
Summary Heschel deals with the concrete problems of our age and with moral teachings. among the problems he considers are: race relations, Catholic and Protestant renewal, youth and maturity. his views are still germane after all these years.
Subject Judaism.
Liberty -- Religious aspects -- Judaism.
ISBN 9780374506087 (paperback)
0374506086 (paperback)

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