By Alick Isaacs

Challenging deeply held convictions approximately Judaism, Zionism, struggle, and peace, Alick Isaacs's strive against event within the moment Lebanon warfare provoked him to look for the way of reconciling the belligerence of faith with its messages of peace. In his insightful readings of the texts of Biblical prophecy and rabbinic legislations, Isaacs attracts at the writings of Ludwig Wittgenstein, Jacques Derrida, Abraham Joshua Heschel, and Martin Buber, between others, to suggest an bold imaginative and prescient of religiously encouraged peace. Rejecting the idea of Jewish theology as keen on warfare and vengeance, this eloquent and relocating paintings issues to the ways that Judaism could be a route to peace. A Prophetic Peace describes a tutorial venture referred to as conversing Peace whose objective is to deliver members of other perspectives jointly to proportion various understandings of peace.

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