Jewish Exponent: “Local Speculation on the New Pope and the Jews”

March 14, 2013
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SJU Appoints Assistant Director of the Institute for Jewish-Catholic Relations

March 6, 2013

Adam Gregerman to Join the Department of Theology and Religious Studies

Philadelphia (March 6, 2013) — Saint Joseph’s University has appointed Adam L. Gregerman, Ph.D., a widely respected scholar in Christian-Jewish relations, as assistant director of the Institute for Jewish-Catholic Relations and assistant professor of Jewish Studies in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies, effective fall 2013. He will collaborate with Philip A. Cunningham, Ph.D., the director of the Institute, in managing its growing activities nationally and internationally.

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Religion News Service: “The Vatican’s Strong Defense of Jews” (with Rabbi Eric Greenberg)

January 28, 2013
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Religion News Service: “The Problem with Daniel Pearl’s Mormon Baptism”

March 2, 2012
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Jewish Exponent: “Statement Concerning the BDS Conference Held at the University of Pennsylvania by Members of the Interfaith Community”

February 2, 2012
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Huffington Post: “Catholic-Jewish Relations: How Far We’ve Come, How Far We’ve Yet to Go” (with Rabbi Eric Greenberg)

August 31, 2011
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Jewish Exponent: “Catholic Universities Offer Decidedly Jewish Menu”

March 30, 2011
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Institute Board approves “Principles for Institute Programming on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict”

January 30, 2011
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SJU bestows honorary doctorate on Walter Cardinal Kasper for his years of service as president of the Vatican Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews

January 11, 2011

On January 11, 2011, in the Vatican, Institute director Philip A. Cunningham and College of Arts & Sciences Dean William Madges presented Cardinal Walter Kasper with an honorary doctoral degree in Sacred Theology from Saint Joseph’s University. The citation praised Cardinal Kasper “for your dedication to the vision of a new relationship between Catholics and Jews set forth by the Second Vatican Council, for your labors to begin to achieve that vision as President of the Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews, and for your exemplary modeling of the work of a Catholic theologian in service to the Church and to interreligious understanding.”  The text of the citation that was also presented to Cardinal Kasper and his reply follow.

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Institute hosts meeting of the Council of Centers on Jewish-Christian Relations

October 27, 2010
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