Sherman Lectures 2015 - Amy-Jill Levine: "Is the New Testament Anti-Semitic?"
|Starts:||17:15 29 Apr 2015|
|Ends:||19:00 29 Apr 2015|
|What is it:||Lecture|
|Organiser:||School of Arts, Languages and Cultures|
What does the New Testament say about Jews and Judaism? Is it appropriate to call it “Anti-Semitic” or “Anti-Jewish”? What are the major problematic passages, and what explanations are typically made by pastors, priests, and theologians to defuse them of doing harm? How do anti-Jewish interpretations arise, and what can be done to prevent them?
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