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The nun in the synagogue : Judeocentric Catholicism in Israel / Emma O'Donnell Polyakov.

Author/Creator:
Polyakov, Emma O'Donnell, author.
Publication:
University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2020]
Format/Description:
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xii, 230 pages ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Catholic Church -- Relations -- Judaism.
Catholic Church.
Judaism -- Relations -- Catholic Church.
Catholics -- Israel.
Philosemitism.
Catholics.
Interfaith relations.
Judaism.
Israel.
Summary:
"A study of Catholic perceptions of Jews, Judaism, and Israel, offering an exploration of biographical narratives and reflections on Holocaust trauma, conversion, Zionism, and religious identity"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: pt. 1 THE JEWISH PEOPLE THROUGH A CHRISTIAN LENS
1. Behind the Monastery Walls
2. A new Philosemitism
3. Christian Constructions of the Jew
4. Christian Responses to Israel
pt. 2 A JUDEOCENTRIC CATHOLICISM PORTRAIT: SR. TALIA
5. The "Mystery of Israel"
Portrait: Sr. Marie Yeshua
6. Precedents and Predecessors
Portrait: Sr. Anne Catherine
7. A Mission Reversed: The Sisters of Sion
Portrait: Sr. Carmen
8. A Christian Aliyah?
Portrait: Fr. Olivier
pt. 3 RELIGIOUS IDENTITY AFTER THE HOLOCAUST
9. Navigating Jewish-Christian Identity
Portrait: Sr. Regine
10. Conversion, Belonging, and Holocaust Trauma
Portrait: Sr. Paula
11. Theology After the Holocaust
Portrait: Sr. Michaela
pt. 4 PRAYING FOR THE JEWS
Portrait: Sr. Rebecca
12. Interreligious Dialogue and Monasticism
Portrait: Fr. Jacques
13. Between the Synagogue and the Church
Portrait: Sr. Gemma
14. The Problematics of Prayer for the Jewish People
Portrait: Sr. Maureena.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780271087252
0271087250
OCLC:
1141131394