Abraham Joshua Heschel (1907-1972) ""was a well-known scholar, author, activist, and theologian. He was Professor of Ethics and Mysticism at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America in New York City.
"This slim, poetic volume of practical theology opened my heart to the practice of Judaism."--Anita Diamant, author of "Living a Jewish Life " "Heschel's "The Sabbath " is easily the primary text for all subsequent American Jewish spirituality."--Rabbi Lawrence Kushner, author of "God Was in This Place "