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What should churches do about the treatment of “the Jews” in John?
“Each of the typical approaches has problems. The best solution would be to change the lectionary.”
Steve Thorngate interviews Amy-Jill Levine
The New Testament’s most dangerous book for Jews
Reading and preaching Hebrews without supersessionism
by Jesper Svartvik
The unmodern Luther
Christine Helmer threatens to dash to pieces the pieties of modern Luther scholarship.
by Paul R. Hinlicky
The essential challenge of anti-Judaism in the Bible
Do antisemitic appeals to the Bible always constitute an abuse of scripture? Would that it were so simple.
by Greg Carey
Knowing and preaching the Jewish Jesus
“If to get a good message you need to make Judaism look bad, then you don’t have a good message.”
Elizabeth Palmer interviews Amy-Jill Levine
Dismantling anti-Jewish readings of the Passion story
Jesus, Amy-Jill Levine reminds us, was a Jew.
by Elizabeth Palmer