Issues in Christian-Jewish Dialogue
Instructor 1: Dias, Darren
Course Code: 
SMT3642HS
Semester: 
Second Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

Since Vatican II Catholic Christians have been encouraged to establish and sustain friendly and fruitful relationships with Jews. This course explores some major issues affecting the Christian-Jewish dialogue. They include anti-Judaism and the New Testament; Church Fathers; Christian persecution of Jews; theological issues such as the unity of God, anthropology, the Messiah, Torah; covenant theories; theological significance of Israel and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict; Jewish views on Jesus Christ and Christianity; Christian approaches to Judaism; official Roman Catholic-Jewish Dialogue. Method: required readings, lectures, seminars. Evaluation: participation, seminar leadership, short assignment, research paper.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Winter 2010
Start Time: 
14:00
End Time: 
16:00
Schedule: 
Tue
Minimum: 
0
Maximum: 
0
Teaching Method: 
Means of Evaluation: