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God"s presence in history

Jewish affirmations and philosophical reflections

by Emil L. Fackenheim

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementcontaining the Charles F. Deems Lectures delivered at New York University in 1968 by Emil L. Fackenheim
SeriesThe Deems lectures -- 1968, Harper torchbooks ; TB 1690
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBM561 .F2
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 104 p.
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24376379M
ISBN 100061316903
ISBN 109780061316906
OCLC/WorldCa1983899

In the book of Deuteronomy, the Lord reminded His people how when they were wandering in the desert, He cared for them as a loving parent who hovers over its young. Through God’s unfailing presence and His peace that “transcends all understanding” (v. 7), we can find the hope and help we need to endure situations in which we are. Graziosi crosses the centuries elegantly, using the gods’ constant presence to suggest that history is an ongoing continuum, era divisions being the somewhat arbitrary constructions of .

  If reformed theology has led to the gods’ ostensible absence in modern religion, History and Presence is a sort of counter-reformation literature that revels in the excesses of divine materiality: the contradictions, the redundancies, the scrambling of borders between the sacred and profane, the dead and the living, the past and the present. It's hard to discern God's presence amid the hubbub of modern life. But experiencing God is not just for the super-spiritual—every Christian can learn to cultivate a greater awareness of God in the everyday. Sharing dozens of practical exercises and disciplines, Ken Boa offers a contemporary guide to practicing the presence of God, revealing how we can deepen our walk .

A Brief History of the Temple and God's Presence • A major theme in the Old Testament (OT) is the presence of God. We often put the focus on Israel and their attempts to follow the law, but the OT is really about God and where God lived. • When the Israelites left Egypt and wandered through the wilderness, theyFile Size: 72KB. The earth shook, the heavens also dropped at the presence of God: even Sinai itself was moved at the presence of God, the God of Israel. Psalms | View whole chapter | See verse in context Tremble, thou earth, at the presence of the Lord, at the presence of the God of Jacob;.


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Fackenheim as the Charles F. Deems Lectures at New York University in ; the volume addresses how. God's Presence Gods presence in history book History: Jewish Affirmations and Philosophical Reflections Paperback – June 1, by Emil L.

Fackenheim (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings. See all 8 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from 5/5(3). At the same time I came to realize that history presents that aspect of the world of our experience which, according to Jewish and Christian faith, reveals God’s presence in his creation.

In this discovery, I owed much to Karl Löwith’s lectures on the theological rootage of modern philosophies of history as well as to Gerhard von Rad’s. This book has been written to help men and women worldwide, who are seeking an intimate relationship with Christ. Don’t ever stop seeking the presence of God; he is calling you to a deeper intimacy with him daily.5/5().

If reformed theology has led to the gods’ ostensible absence in modern religion, History and Presence is a sort of counter-reformation literature that revels in the excesses of divine materiality: the contradictions, the redundancies, the scrambling of borders between the sacred and profane, the dead and the living, the past and the present.

God's Presence in History book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Noted post-Holocaust philosopher Emil L. Fackenheim asks the que /5. (THE PRACTICE OF THE PRESENCE OF GOD Devotional Book; 11) The righteous will live by faith.

(Romans ) Active Faith One of the first benefits of practicing God’s presence is faith. As we nurture a constant, personal relationship with God, faith becomes more alive and active in every area of life. This is particularly true in times of need.

The book of Job is not only a witness to the dignity of suffering and God's presence in our suffering, but it's also our primary biblical protest against religion that has been reduced to explanations or "answers." Many of the answers that Job's so-called friends give him are technically true.

But it is the "technical" part that ruins them. Van Wyk, Tanya and Van Wyk, Neltjie C. Die lewe en werk van Frances Young (–) en Dorothee Sölle (–): ʼn Leksikografiese bydrae tot Reformasie HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies, Vol. 73, Issue. 1 Cited by: Needing God’s Presence Exodus Objective: Motivate people to earnestly value and solicit the Presence of God in their lives.

Reading: ExodusMemory: John“If anyone loves Me, he will keep My word; and My Father will love him, and We will come to him and make Our home with him.” Introduction: 1. Do you have God present and active in your life?File Size: KB. The author discusses closing thoughts on history scholar Robert Orsi's book "History and Presence", social and cultural theory, and anti-supernaturalism.

ROBERT O RSI'S HISTORY AND PRESENCE. Kennedy, Rick // Fides et Historia;Summer/Fall, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p No abstract available. History and Presence. Writer’s Note: Please indulge me as I again share this true story of God’s presence, love and promise during a period of earthly sadness and tragedy.

Today marks the fifth anniversary that my friend Neil left us, but it also marks the day that God made it unequivocally clear that His purpose and plan for me is to write. History and Presence is a provocative book, though; it may prompt scholars of Mormonism give those questions some thought.

[1] Orsi’s book of course deserves to be read on its own terms, and in the context of his broader oeuvre, but there are also other useful points of reference.

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Never Alone: Practicing the Presence of God Leaders Guide A Few Introductory Thoughts The study you are about to embark on has the power to change the lives of the people in your group.

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More than just a history of our understanding of God, this book is an attempt to get to the root of this humanizing impulse in order to develop a more universal spirituality. Whether you believe in one God, many gods, or no god at all, God: A Human History will challenge the way you think about the divine and its role in our everyday lives/5(2).

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The presence of God is meant to be more than just an occasional event during Sunday morning worship - you are meant to live in God's presence. In The Lost Art of Practicing His Presence, James W. Goll uncovers ancient and nearly forgotten keys to deeper intimacy with Christ Jesus while revealing the ease of working with Christ instead of for Him.

The whole pantheon of Egyptian gods, not least of which was the Pharaoh himself, was being shown to be impotent in the presence of the God of Israel.

Finally, Moses’ last encounter with Pharaoh was the announcement of the plague of the death of all Egypt’s firstborn, along with the institution of the Passover (). Experiencing God’s Presence. In God’s presence is fullness of joy; At His right hand are pleasures forever.

Draw near to God and He will draw near to you. And He said, “My Presence will go with you, and I will give you rest.” The LORD is near to all who call upon Him, To all who call upon Him in truth. Answer: Adam and Eve had intimate fellowship in the presence of God before the fall (Genesis ).

Since that time, sin has prevented our ability to be in the physical presence of God (Exodus ). Now only the holy, sinless angels are in the physical presence of God (Luke ). But Christians have the presence of God within us by.The premise of trust in the book is based on the fact of the presence of a holy God dwelling in the midst of Israel.

The book emphasizes that the Israelites are thereby in relationship w/ the sovereign God of the cosmos who holds history and the nations in his hands.