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Author O'Hare, Padraic

Title The enduring covenant : the education of Christians and the end of antisemitism / by Padraic O'Hare
Published Valley Forge, PA : Trinity Press International, 1997


Description 1 online resource (195 pages)
Contents Ch. 1. Anti-Judaism, Antisemitism: History, Roots, and Cures -- Ch. 2. Between Religions: Xenophobia or Reverence? -- Ch. 3. Christology and Interreligious Reverence -- Ch. 4. Gabriel Moran and Religious Education for Reverence -- Ch. 5. The Genius of Judaism -- Ch. 6. Practice for Reverence -- Afterword: Can Jews Revere Christians?
Summary The idea for this book arose out of the author''s fifteen years of sustained engagement in Jewish-Christian relations. His purpose here is to speak about the practice of religious education in the church in which anti-Judaism is eliminated. O''Hare focuses on ""the holiness of the religious community"" which, he notes, can develop along triumphal, absolute, and exclusive lines. He suggests instead that ""every time we unearth a defensive and xenophobic practice or pattern of speech in our religion and set it aside, we are doing something that adds to the health of our religious community, to i
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Christianity and antisemitism.
Christianity and other religions -- Judaism.
Judaism -- Relations -- Christianity.
Christian education.
Judaism (Christian theology) -- Study and teaching
RELIGION -- Christianity -- General.
RELIGION -- Christian Life -- Social Issues.
Christian education.
Christianity and antisemitism.
Interfaith relations.
Judaism (Christian theology) -- Study and teaching.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780567609373