By Daniel Berrigan
Daniel Berrigan’s robust, poetic remark at the biblical ebook of Daniel brings to lifestyles a prophet who has as a lot to assert to our hedonistic, warring international as he did to the folk of previous testomony occasions. carrying on with the sequence he all started with Isaiah and Ezekiel, Berrigan fuses social critique, Jewish midrash, and political statement to deliver us a e-book of stylistic contrast and non secular depth.
A daring and unorthodox software of the previous testomony to present political and social discourse, Daniel isn't really easily a publication a few bygone prophet, yet a robust cost to everybody of judgment of right and wrong. As Berrigan writes, “There are principalities of at the present time to be faced, their idols and thrice-stoked furnaces and caves of lions, their absurd self-serving pictures and rhetoric. a person needs to red their satisfaction, decode the handwriting at the wall. who's to face up, to withstand?”
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Daniel: Under the Siege of the Divine by Daniel Berrigan