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Bibil Identifier bibil:212908
Publication Type Book
Title (English, Long) Judaism and Christianity
Title (English, ) New Directions for Dialogue and Understanding
Title (English, Abbreviation) Judaism and Christianity
Editor Avery-Peck, Alan J.
Editor Neusner, Jacob
Series The Brill Reference Library of Judaism (Volume: 28)
Year (Publication) 2009
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2009
Year (Copyright) 2009
Year (Reference) 2009
Library BCU/Dorigny, Lausanne
Signature UPA 67818
Place 279:296
Publishing house Brill
Place Leiden / Boston
ISBN 978-90-04-17938-7
Edition number 1
Language English
Pages viii Pages
300 Pages
height in cm 24
Genre Original
Abstract This volume treats the interrelationship between Judaism and Christianity from the first centuries and into modern times, paying particular attention to these faiths’ social, cultural, and theological interactions. The issues covered range from the formation of Jewish and Christian ideology in the context of Roman paganism to the ways in which Christian culture and theology of the medieval and modern periods form a backdrop to the creation of Jewish identity. While the historical periods and issues discussed are diverse, the result is to suggest the importance of our recognizing the close … read moredevelopment of Judaism and Christianity. Written by top scholars in Judaic and Christian studies, these essays reflect on how the two faiths related to and were shaped by each other as they evolved in shared historical and cultural contexts, even as each maintained its own distinctive ideologies and beliefs.
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Bible (as a whole) : Bible (as a whole) -- Hermeneutics - Methods : Hermeneutics : Dialogue between Jews and Christians
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