Sound & Revelation: A Heard Mentality

By Greg Wall

Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute, November 2010

The author, a rabbi, composer and musician, explores traditional Jewish texts related to the theme of sound. These include the "sound of God" in the Garden of Eden; visible sound at Mt. Sinai; the sound of God upon the waters in Psalm 29; the prophet Elisha's use of music as inspiration for prophecy; and Elijah's still small voice.

Topic: Theology, Artistic Expression, Jewish Text, Music

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.41/No.674

Page Number(s): 5-6

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Genre: Article

Coverage: World

Language: English

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Wall, Greg. Sound & Revelation: A Heard Mentality. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute. November 2010: 5-6.


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