Arnold M. Eisen

Stories by Arnold M. Eisen

Three Ways to Read Sacred Text in God’s Presence

I read sacred texts in three ways–all of them satisfying, all of them essential, all of them ways of going … Continued

Obama and the Blessings of the Dawn

Decidedly religious imagery framed Barack Obama’s inauguration, as it has done in every other inauguration before it. One could not … Continued

History in the Remaking

It is not often that one lives through a moment of transformative history and knows at the time that this … Continued