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The Vatican and the Holocaust : the Catholic Church and the Jews during the Nazi era

Author: Randolph L Braham
Publisher: [New York] : Rosenthal Institute for Holocaust Studies Graduate Center/City University of New York ; Boulder : Social Science Monographs ; [New York] : Distributed by Columbia University Press, 2000.
Series: East European monographs, no. 550.; East European monographs., Holocaust studies series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This volume deals with the attitude and reactions of the Vatican and the Christian churches to the persecution and destruction of the Jews of Europe during the Nazi era. The linkage between the long history of Christian anti-Judaism and the racial neo-pagan anti-Semitism of the Nazis constitutes one of the most controversial chapters in the history of the Holocaust. It became a hotly debated ecclesiastical -  Read more...
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Vatican and the Holocaust.
[New York] : Rosenthal Institute for Holocaust Studies Graduate Center/City University of New York ; Boulder : Social Science Monographs ; [New York] : Distributed by Columbia University Press, 2000
(OCoLC)606560675
Named Person: John Paul, Pope; Jean-Paul, pape; John Paul, Pope; Jean-Paul, (pape ;
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Randolph L Braham
ISBN: 0880334487 9780880334488
OCLC Number: 44501752
Description: vi, 137 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Origins of anti-semitism / Hyam Maccoby --
The Vatican : remembering and forgetting ; The Catholic Church and the Jews during the Nazi era / Randolph L. Braham --
Reaction of a Catholic theologian to the Vatican's We remember document / John F. Morley --
Reaction of a Protestant theologian to the Vatican's We remember document / Franklin H. Littell --
Reaction of a Jewish theologian to the Vatican's We remember document / A. James Rudin --
Appendixes. Letter of Pope John Paul II (March 12, 1998) and We remember : a reflection on the Shoah (March 16, 1998) --
Ecumenical Council Vatican II. Nostra Aetate (no. 4) (October 28, 1965) --
Guidelines and suggestions for implementing the conciliar declaration Nostra Aetate (no. 4) (December 1, 1974) --
Notes on the correct way to present the Jews and Judaism in preaching and catechesis in the Roman Catholic Church (June 24, 1985).
Series Title: East European monographs, no. 550.; East European monographs., Holocaust studies series.
Responsibility: edited by Randolph L. Braham.

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In March 1998, the Vatican finally released its long-awaited statement on the Holocaust, the first since 1965. This volume provides two studies, one which counterbalances the Vatican's account and  Read more...

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