By Kevin P. Spicer
In contemporary years, the masks of tolerant, secular, multicultural Europe has been shattered by way of new kinds of antisemitic crime. even though a few of the perpetrators don't profess Christianity, antisemitism has flourished in Christian Europe. during this publication, 13 students of ecu heritage, Jewish experiences, and Christian theology learn antisemitism’s insidious position in Europe’s highbrow and political existence. The essays demonstrate that annihilative antisemitic concept was once now not restricted to Germany, yet should be present in the theology and liturgical perform of such a lot of Europe’s Christian church buildings. They dismantle the declare of a contrast among Christian anti-Judaism and neo-pagan antisemitism and exhibit that, on the middle of Christianity, hatred for Jews overwhelmingly shaped the milieu of 20th-century Europe.
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