Dennis Prager

  • by Dennis Prager
  • 1 hrs and 32 mins
  • Speech

Publisher's Summary

Nationally syndicated radio talk show host Dennis Prager - described in Jewish Week as "one of the three most interesting minds in American Jewish life" - offers compelling arguments in favor of Judaism, developed over many years of speaking to people from virtually every religion and culture. Prager, a popular radio talk show host since 1982, is the author of The Nine Questions People Ask About Judaism, Why the Jews?, The Reason for Antisemitism and Happiness Is a Serious Problem. He has been a columnist for Moment magazine for 20 years.


Audible Editor Reviews

Before Dennis Prager was a hardline, crusading neoconservative with a syndicated daily talk radio show he was a scholar of religious history and a moderator of interfaith dialogues. The latter persona is on display in this audiobook presentation of a lecture performed at the 92nd Street Y, in 2008, on the topic of Judaism, specifically themed "Why Judaism?"
Using autobiography drawn from his orthodox Jewish upbringing, Talmudic scholarship, and deep familiarity with current geopolitics, Prager places at the center of his presentation the Talmudic dictum: "An ignorant Jew cannot be a pious Jew." Prager calls for "reasoned conviction" amongst his fellow Jewish brethren. His clear, conversational tone and thoughtful voice is always a delight.


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Dennis Prager is an accomplished oratator. He left me wanting so much more. I will be buying all audio put out by him.
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- MJ

Great Speech

Hearing Dennis read his own work is always a plus! I am a Christian and learned much about Judaism and similarities between the two religions.
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- Todd

Book Details

  • Release Date: 01-16-2009
  • Publisher: 92nd Street Y