Who Needs Some Heschel?
“Man is the playground for the unpredictable emergence and multiplication of needs.”
These words of Abraham Joshua Heschel echoed as I looked at my pile of laundry this morning and wondered at the tremendous amount of clothes I own. In the bible a set of clothes was one of a person’s most valuable possessions.
“We usually fail to discern between authentic and artificial needs” Heschel continues…