By Daniel Berrigan
Daniel Berrigan’s robust, poetic observation at the biblical publication of Daniel brings to existence a prophet who has as a lot to claim to our hedonistic, warring international as he did to the folk of previous testomony occasions. carrying on with the sequence he started with Isaiah and Ezekiel, Berrigan fuses social critique, Jewish midrash, and political remark to convey us a publication of stylistic contrast and religious depth.
A daring and unorthodox software of the outdated testomony to present political and social discourse, Daniel isn't really easily a publication a few bygone prophet, yet a robust cost to everyone of moral sense. As Berrigan writes, “There are principalities of this present day to be faced, their idols and thrice-stoked furnaces and caves of lions, their absurd self-serving pictures and rhetoric. somebody needs to red their delight, 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