Gilbert S. Rosenthal's A Jubilee for All Time: The Copernican Revolution in PDF

By Gilbert S. Rosenthal

ISBN-10: 1498227589

ISBN-13: 9781498227582

ISBN-10: 162564597X

ISBN-13: 9781625645975

In 1965, the second one Vatican Council officially issued a ancient rfile titled Nostra Aetate (In Our Time. It used to be an try and body the connection among the Roman Catholic Church and the Jewish humans. by no means earlier than had an ecumenical council tried this type of job. The landmark rfile issued by way of the Council and proclaimed via Pope Paul VI brought on a Copernican revolution in Catholic-Jewish kin and commenced a approach that has unfold to the Protestant and Orthodox worlds besides.

This quantity, together with essays and reflections through Catholic, Protestant, Orthodox, and Jewish students and theologians, via pastors and professors from the USA, Canada, eire, nice Britain, and Israel, is an assessment of what Nostra Aetate has finished to this point and the way Christian-Jewish family members needs to continue in construction bridges of appreciate, realizing, and belief among the religion groups.

A Jubilee for All Times serves as a resource of dialogue, studying, and discussion for students, scholars and clever laypersons who think that we needs to create a favorable courting among Judaism and Christianity.

"The rfile Nostra Aetate, issued on the end of the second one Vatican Council, replaced the connection of Jews and Christians extra profoundly than any occasion within the two-thousand-year come upon of these groups of religion. Now as we close to the 50th anniversary of that rfile, Gilbert Rosenthal deals us a veritable dinner party within the kind of A Jubilee for All Time. like every solid get together, it deals us major foodstuff for inspiration and the corporate of a few of the most important thinkers approximately Jewish-Christian relatives. this can be a call for participation worth accepting."
--Daniel Polish, rabbi, Congergation Shir Chadash, Poughkeepsie, NY

"Combining own reflections, ancient observations, sensible pedagogy, and theological sensitivity, the authors of this tremendous assortment rejoice Nostra Aetate, at the same time they proceed its work."
--Amy-Jill Levine, Professor of latest testomony and Jewish experiences, Divinity tuition and school of Arts and technological know-how, Vanderbilt collage, Nashville, TN

"This 'jubilee' quantity, by way of reflecting again to this sort of transformative bankruptcy of contemporary non secular background, will supply idea and wish to many for the interfaith trip forward . . . an essential academic source for Christians and Jews."
--Marvin R. Wilson, H. J. Ockenga Professor of Biblical and Theological reviews, Gordon collage, Wenham, MA

"Fifty years after the second one Vatican Council's promulgation of Nostra Aetate, A Jubilee for all Time, conscientiously edited via Rabbi Gilbert Rosenthal, is a useful overview of the theological 'Copernican Revolution' it engendered. Twenty-five students and thinkers from 5 various countries consider the prior, current, and way forward for Jewish-Christian discussion, whereas pointing to this discussion as a possible version for interreligious discussion on a broader plane."
--Alan L. Berger, Director, heart for the learn of Values and Violence after Auschwitz, Florida Atlantic collage, Boca Raton, FL

Gilbert S. Rosenthal is the Director of the nationwide Council of Synagogues, a partnership of the Reform, Conservative, and Reconstructionist activities in Judaism facing interfaith concerns nationally. He served as a congregational rabbi for thirty-three years and used to be government vice chairman of the hot York Board of Rabbis. He has written articles and essays in English and Hebrew and has authored greater than twelve books, together with What Can a latest Jew Believe? (Wipf & inventory, 2007) and The Many Faces of Judaism (1978).

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