David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Oxford University Press (1989)
Many studies written about the Jewish-Christian relationship are primarily historical overviews that focus on the Jewish background of Christianity, the separation of Christianity from Judiasm, or the medieval disputations between the two faiths. This book is one of the first studies to examine the relationship from a philosophical and theological viewpoint. Carefully drawing on Jewish classical sources, Novak argues that there is actual justification for the new relationship between Judaism and Christianity from within Jewish religious tradition. He demonstrates that this new relationship is possible between religiously committed Jews and Christians without the two major impediments to dialogue: triumphalism and relativism. One of the very few books on this topic written by a Jewish theologian who speaks specifically to modern Christian concerns, it will provide the groundwork for a more serious development of Jewish-Christian dialogue in our day.
|Keywords||Judaism Christianity Christianity and other religions Judaism Judaism History of doctrines Philosophy, Jewish|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$16.00 new (72% off) $56.00 direct from Amazon Amazon page|
|Call number||BM535.N64 1989|
|ISBN(s)||0195050843 0195072731 9780195072730|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Norbert M. Samuelson (1993). A Critique of Borowitz's Postmodern Jewish Theology. Zygon 28 (2):267-282.
Similar books and articles
Yeshayahu Leibowitz (1992). Judaism, Human Values, and the Jewish State. Harvard University Press.
S. Daniel Breslauer (2001). Creating a Judaism Without Religion: A Postmodern Jewish Possibility. University Press of America.
David Patterson (2008). Emil L. Fackenheim: A Jewish Philosopher's Response to the Holocaust. Syracuse University Press.
Daniel J. Lasker (2007). Jewish Philosophical Polemics Against Christianity in the Middle Ages. Littman Library of Jewish Civilization.
David Price (2010). Johannes Reuchlin and the Campaign to Destroy Jewish Books. Oxford University Press.
Jacob Neusner (1997). The Intellectual Foundations of Christian and Jewish Discourse: The Philosophy of Religious Argument. Routledge.
Gregg Stern (2009). Philosophy and Rabbinic Culture: Jewish Interpretation and Controversy in Medieval Languedoc. Routledge.
David Price (2010). Humanism and Judaism: Johannes Reuchlin and the Campaign to Destroy Jewish Books. Oxford University Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads9 ( #245,981 of 1,725,191 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #349,103 of 1,725,191 )
How can I increase my downloads?