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  • Sources for the Study of Catholic-Jewish Relations
  • Compiled by Eugene J. Fisher

I. Periodicals

Journal of Ecumenical Studies (Temple University []; University of Pennsylvania Press [])

Studies in Christian-Jewish Relations (

II. Helpful Websites (Center for Christian-Jewish Learning) (Council of Centers on Jewish-Christian Relations) (Center for the Study of Christianity at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem) (Jewish-Christian Relations; International Council of Christians and Jews) (Woolf Institute, Cambridge, U.K.) (Institute of Judaeo-Christian Studies, Seton Hall University, So. Orange, NJ)

III. Select Bibliography

A. Antisemitism

Almog, Shmuel. Antisemitism through the Ages. Oxford, U.K.: Pergamon Press, 1988. [End Page 539]
Flannery, Edward M. The Anguish of the Jews, rev. ed. New York and Mahwah, NJ: Paulist Stimulus, 1985.
Gager, John. The Origins of Anti-Semitism: Attitudes toward Judaism in Pagan and Late Antiquity. New York: Oxford University Press, 1985.
Goldstein, Phyllis. A Convenient Hatred: The History of Antisemitism. Brookline, MA: Facing History and Ourselves, 2012.
Hay, Malcolm. The Roots of Christian Anti-Semitism. New York: Freedom Library Press, 1981.
Heschel, Susannah. “Anti-Judaism in Christian Feminist Theology,” Tikkun 5 (May/June, 1990): 25–29.
Idinopulos, Thomas A. A Betrayal of Spirit: Jew Hatred, the Holocaust, and Christianity. Aurora, CO: Davies Group, 2007.
Isaac, Jules. Has Anti-Semitism Roots in Christianity? New York: National Conference of Christians and Jews, 1961.
———. The Teaching of Contempt. New York: Holt, Rinehart, Winston, 1964.
———. Jesus and Israel. New York: Holt, Rinehart, Winston, 1971.
Langmuir, Gavin. Toward a Definition of Antisemitism. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1990.
Lipton, Sarah. Dark Mirror: The Medieval Origins of Anti-Jewish Iconography. New York: Metropolitan Books, 2014.
Modras, Ronald. “Christian Antisemitism and Auschwitz: Some Reflections on Responsibility,” New Theology Review, vol. 10, no. 3 (1997), pp. 58–72.
Parkes, James. Antisemitism. Chicago: Quadrangle Books, 1964.
Poliakov, Leon. The History of Anti-Semitism. New York: Schocken, 1981.
Pontifical Commission Iustitia et Pax. “The Church and Racism,” Origins 18 (February 23, 1989): 614–626.
Stowe, Kenneth. Jewish Dogs, an Image, and Its Interpreters: Continuity in the Jewish-Catholic Encounter. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2006.
Trachtenberg, Joshua. The Devil and the Jews: The Medieval Conception of the Jew and Its Relation to Modern Anti-Semitism. New York: Meridian, 1961.
von Kellenbach, Katherina. Anti-Judaism in Feminist Christian Writings. Atlanta, GA: Scholars Press, 1994. [End Page 540]

B. Ethics/Moral Theology

Banki, Judith H., and John T. Pawlikowski, eds. Ethics in the Shadow of the Holocaust: Christian and Jewish Perspectives. Franklin, WI, and Chicago: Sheed & Ward, 2002.
Bemporad, Jack, John Pawlikowski, and Joseph Sievers. Good and Evil after Auschwitz: Ethical Implications for Today. Hoboken, NJ: Ktav, 2001.
Daum, Annette, and Eugene Fisher. The Challenge of Shalom for Catholics and Jews: A Dialogical Discussion Guide to the Catholic Bishops’ Pastoral on Peace and War. New York: Union of American Hebrew Congregation in cooperation with the Secretariat for Catholic-Jewish Relations, National Conference of Catholic Bishops, 1985.
Fisher, Eugene, and Daniel Polish, eds. The Formation of Social Policy in the Catholic and Jewish Traditions. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 1980.
Roth, John K. The Failures of Ethics: Confronting the Holocaust, Genocide, and Other Mass Atrocities. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015.
———, ed. Ethics after the Holocaust: Perspectives, Critiques, and Responses. St. Paul, MN: Paragon House, 1999.

C. History of Jewish-Christian Relations

Baeck, Leo. Judaism and Christianity. Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society, 1958.
Baron, Salo. A Social and Religious History of the Jews, 16 vols. Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society; New York: Columbia University Press, 1952–73.
Berger, David. The Jewish-Christian Debate in the High Middle Ages: A Critical Edition of the Nizzahon Vetus. Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society, 1979.
———, and Michael Wyschogrod. Jews and “Jewish Christianity.” New York: Ktav, 1978.
Boys, Mary C. Dying for God: Martyrdom and the Making...


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