The Prophets, Volumes 1 & 2   -     By: Abraham Joshua Heschel
Buy Item $13.99 Retail: $29.95 Save 53% ($15.96) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

The Prophets, Volumes 1 & 2

Hendrickson Publishers / 2007 / Hardcover

$13.99 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $29.95
|
Save 53% ($15.96)
Buy 24 or more for $13.29 each.
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW561812

Current Promotions

Product Description

The Prophets is widely recognized as a masterpiece of biblical scholarship. Heschel attempts to understand the thoughts, feelings, and impressions of each of the prophets, presenting the reader with a sense of their very being. He effectively achieves a balance between the objective supernatural and the subjective human situation, and presents a unique discussion of Amos, Hosea, Isaiah, Micah, Jeremiah, and Habakkuk and their particular challenges and journeys. In the second part of the book, Heschel addresses such subjects as pathos, wrath, sympathy, ecstasy, psychosis, and prophetic and poetic inspiration, and in so doing offers a new contribution to the philosophy of religion. The Prophets is both scholarly and devotional, an indispensable part of an in-depth understanding of the Hebrew Bible.

Product Information

Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 522
Vendor: Hendrickson Publishers
Publication Date: 2007
Dimensions: 9 X 6 (inches)
ISBN: 1598561812
ISBN-13: 9781598561814
UPC: 1598561812
Availability: In Stock

Related Products

  1. Prophets & Prophecy in the Ancient Near East
    Prophets & Prophecy in the Ancient Near East
    Martti Nissinen
    Society Of Biblical Literature / 2003 / Trade Paperback
    $28.08 Retail: $29.95 Save 6% ($1.87)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW983027X
  2. Heavenly Torah: As Refracted Through the Generations
    Heavenly Torah: As Refracted Through the Generations
    Gordon Tucker, Abraham Joshua Heschel
    Continuum International / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $55.75
    Availability: Out of Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW418929
  3. Introduction to the Prophets
    Introduction to the Prophets
    Paul L. Redditt
    Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. / 2008 / Trade Paperback
    $18.99 Retail: $28.00 Save 32% ($9.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW828965
  4. Abraham Joshua Heschel: Essential Writings
    Abraham Joshua Heschel: Essential Writings
    Abraham Joshua Heschel
    Orbis Books / 2011 / Trade Paperback
    $18.00 Retail: $20.00 Save 10% ($2.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW759192

Publisher's Description

The Prophets is widely recognized as a masterpiece of biblical scholarship. Heschel attempts to understand the thoughts, feelings, and impressions of each of the progphets, presenting the reader with a sense of their very being. He effectively achieves a balance between the objective supernatural and the subjective human situation, and presents a unique discussion of Amos, Hosea, Isaiah, Micah, Jeremiah, and Habakkuk and their particular challenges and journeys. The Prophets is both scholarly and devotional, an indispensable part of an in-depth understanding of the Old Testament.

Product Reviews

5 Stars Out Of 5
5 out of 5
(3)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
Quality:
5 out Of 5
(5 out of 5)
Value:
5 out Of 5
(5 out of 5)
Meets Expectations:
5 out Of 5
(5 out of 5)
100%
of customers would recommend this product to a friend.
SORT BY:
SEE:
Displaying items 1-3 of 3
Page 1 of 1
  1. Arod
    Ca
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    Carry it like my bible
    February 13, 2013
    Arod
    Ca
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    The only complain I have is that it took a while to come in. Other than that, awesome book!
  2. jahiswisdom
    Age: 35-44
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    May 4, 2012
    jahiswisdom
    Age: 35-44
    Gender: female
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    Excellent book! I would suggest all prophets get this book
  3. Cyprien Comte
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    December 1, 2009
    Cyprien Comte
    A great book. "Aflame with prophetic passion, yet scholarly and informed." (J. Muilenburg) Good reprint, even though the letters are not big.
Displaying items 1-3 of 3
Page 1 of 1

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. The Message of the Prophets: A Survey of the    Prophetic and Apocalyptic Books of the Old Testament
    The Message of the Prophets: A Survey of the Prophetic and Apocalyptic Books of the Old Testament
    J. Daniel Hays, Tremper Longman III
    Zondervan / 2010 / Hardcover
    $29.99 Retail: $44.99 Save 33% ($15.00)
    2 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW271521
  2. The End Times in Chronological Order: A Complete Overview to Understanding Bible Prophecy
    The End Times in Chronological Order: A Complete Overview to Understanding Bible Prophecy
    Ron Rhodes
    Harvest House Publishers / 2012 / Trade Paperback
    $10.49 Retail: $13.99 Save 25% ($3.50)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 9 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW937788
    Video
  3. Strengthen My Spirit
    Strengthen My Spirit
    Charles H. Spurgeon
    Barbour Publishing / 2012 / Trade Paperback
    $2.00 Retail: $7.99 Save 75% ($5.99)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW269692
  4. Invocation and Assent: The Making and the Remaking of Trinitarian Theology
    Invocation and Assent: The Making and the Remaking of Trinitarian Theology
    Jason E. Vickers
    Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. / 2008 / Trade Paperback
    $3.99 Retail: $29.00 Save 86% ($25.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW862693

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search