A Dictionary of Jewish-Christian Relations (Google eBook)
Edward Kessler, Neil Wenborn
Cambridge University Press, Dec 8, 2005 - Religion
An A to Z companion to 2,000 years of encounter between Judaism and Christianity, A Dictionary of Jewish-Christian Relations is a pioneering work which explores and defines the many factors which characterise the historic and ongoing relationship between the two traditions. From Aaron to Zionism, the editors have brought together over 700 entries - including events, institutions, movements, people, places and publications - contributed by more than 100 internationally renowned scholars. The Dictionary offers a focus for the study and understanding of Jewish-Christian relations internationally, both within and between Judaism and Christianity. It provides a comprehensive single reference to a subject which touches on numerous areas of study.
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With the goal of shedding new light on the relationship between Judaism and Christianity, editors Kessler (executive director, Ctr. for the Study of Jewish-Christian Relations, Cambridge) and Wenborn ... Read full review
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