Abraham Joshua Heschel Quotes

A collection of quotes by Abraham Joshua Heschel.

Abraham Joshua Heschel (1907-1972) was a prominent Jewish theologian, philosopher, and civil rights activist. Born in Poland, he completed his studies in Berlin and became a rabbi. After the rise of Nazism, Heschel moved to the United States, where he taught at Jewish Theological Seminary in New York City. He played a significant role in the American Civil Rights Movement, marching alongside Martin Luther King Jr. and advocating for racial equality. Heschel's writings, such as "The Sabbath" and "God in Search of Man," explored the depths of spirituality and the moral imperative to combat injustice.