From Other to Brother w/ Dr. Philip Cunningham

Monday, August 5 10:30 a.m.

JEWISH-CATHOLIC RELATIONS

This presentation will consider the orgins and history of religious anti-Judaism in Christianity, its mutation into racialist antisemitism in the Middle Ages and the Enlightenment, the birth after the Shoah of what Pope Francis has called a "journey of friendship," andprospects for the future. Philip A Cunningham is Professor of Theology and Co-Director of the Institute for Jewish-Catholic Relations of Saint Joseph's University. The author of Seeking Shalom: The Journey to Right Relationship between Catholics and Jews, he is also the immediate past president of the International Countil of Christians and Jews.