Jewish-Christian Dialogue
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Overview

Overview

For almost 2,000 years Christians and Jews have assigned one another inconsequential roles in the master narratives that they each have handed on from one generation to another. From a traditional Jewish perspective the covenantal relationship between God and Israel (§1) determines the ultimate welfare of the world. The destiny of the nations depends upon Israel’s realization of …

Cite this page
Leighton, Christopher M. and Arian, Charles, “Jewish-Christian Dialogue”, in: Encyclopedia of Christianity Online. Consulted online on 18 December 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-2685_eco_J162>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004169678, 20080512



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