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The Catholic Church and the Holocaust, 1930-1965

Author: Michael Phayer
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shows that without effective church leadership under Pius XII, Catholics acted ambiguously during the Holocaust--some saving Jews, others helping Hitler murder them, the majority simply standing by

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Pius, Pope; Pius, Pope
Material Type: Government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Phayer
ISBN: 0253214718 9780253214713 0253337259 9780253337252
OCLC Number: 1027525262
Awards: Short-listed for National Jewish Book Award (Holocaust) 2000
Description: xviii, 301 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: ContentsIntroduction1. Catholic Attitudes Toward Jews Before the Holocaust2. Genocide before the Holocaust: Poland, 19393. Genocide before the Holocaust: Croatia, 19414. The Holocaust and the Priorities of Pope Pius XII5. In the Eye of the Storm: German Bishops and the Holocaust6. European Bishops and the Holocaust7. Catholic Rescue Efforts during the Holocaust8. Answering for the Holocaust: The United States Confronts Germany9. The Holocaust and the Priorities of Pope Pius XII during the Cold War10. Catholics and Jews after the Holocaust11. The Holocaust Recalled, Antisemitism Renounced: The Second Vatican Council12. EpilogueNotesReferencesIndex
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Phayer insists that the failures and deficiencies of Pius XII's leadership ought not lead to a simplistic condemnation. He looks carefully at the record of the pope as well as those of bishops, the Read more...

 
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