By Norbert M. Samuelson
Revelation and the God of Israel explores the concept that of revelation because it emerges from the Hebrew Scriptures and is interpreted in Jewish philosophy and theology. the 1st half is a examine in highbrow background that makes an attempt to reply to the query, what's the absolute best realizing of revelation? Norbert M. Samuelson attracts on his broad wisdom of western philosophy and explores the notion of the God of revelation as classical or medieval Jewish philosophers corresponding to Maimonides and glossy Jewish theologians reminiscent of Buber andRosenzweig hence interpreted it.The moment half is a research in optimistic theology which asks if it is average to verify trust in revelation. the following Samuelson specializes in the demanding situations given from quite a few modern educational disciplines, together with evolutionary psychology, political ethics, analytic philosophy of faith, and source-critical reviews of the Bible. this significant e-book deals a different method of theological questions and clean ideas to them and may entice these drawn to the heritage of philosophy, non secular idea, and Judaism.