Although Christianity's precise influence on the Holocaust cannot be determined and the Christian churches did not themselves perpetrate the Final Solution, Michael argues that two millennia of Christian ideas and prejudices and their impact on Christians' behaviour appear to be the major basis of antisemitism and it's apex, the Holocaust.
Cover Holy Hatred: Christianity, Antisemitism, and the Holocaust Contents Acknowledgments Chapter 1 Christianity, Antisemitism,and the Holocaust Chapter 2 The Church Fathers Chapter 3 Medieval Violence Chapter 4 The Germanies from Luther to Hitler Chapter 5 Christian Antisemitism, the German People, and Adolf Hitler Postscript Notes Index.
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