Center for Christian-Jewish Learning
The Center for Christian-Jewish Learning at Boston College is dedicated to the growth of new and mutually enriching relationships between Christians and Jews. The Center applies the scholarly resources of a Catholic university to the task of encouraging mutual knowledge between Christians and Jews at every level.
Rabbi Abraham Heschel and Cardinal Augustin Bea, S.J.
UPCOMING CENTER EVENTS
The 2017 Corcoran Chair Conference
The Gospel of John and Jewish-Christian Relations
Sunday, April 2, 1:30-6:30 p.m.
Monday, April 3, 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Murray Room, Yawkey Athletic Center, Chestnut Hill Campus
Kings and Messiahs: Reconsidering Kingship in the Hebrew Bible, Judaism, and Christianity
Prof. Garret Galvin
Thursday, April 6, 2017, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Simboli Hall 100, Brighton Campus
RECENT CENTER EVENTS
Prof. James Bernauer, S.J., Director of the Center for Christian-Jewish Learning and Kraft Family Professor, delivered two lectures March 13 and 14 at Christ the King Church and Vanderbilt University Divinity School, on the topic, "A Human Solidarity: Jews, Jesuits, and Holocaust Remembrance." (page 2, Tennessee Registrar)
Rev. David Neuhaus, S.J. delivered the Center's Fifth Annual John Paul II Lecture in Christian-Jewish Relations on October 30.
His lecture is available here: Towards the Ends of the Earth: Land in the Jewish-Christian Dialogue.
A streaming video of the lecture is available here.
Stotzky Prize on the Holocaust and Interreligious Understanding
The Boston College Theology Department invites undergraduate submissions for its Stotzky Prize on the Holocaust and Interreligious Understanding. The deadline is April 14, 2017.
2016-2017 Corcoran Visiting Chair in Christian-Jewish Relations
Boston College and the Center for Christian-Jewish Learning are pleased to announce the reappointment of Prof. Adele Reinhartz to the 2016-2017 Corcoran Visiting Chair in Christian-Jewish Relations.
Annual John Paul II Lecture in Christian-Jewish Relations
Previous John Paul II Lecture booklets and streaming videos are available here.
Jewish-Christian Lecture Series
The Center for Christian-Jewish Learning invites Boston College professors teaching a course with connections to Jewish-Christian relations to apply for a Jewish-Christian Lecture Series Sponsorship of a guest lecturer for his or her course.
Junior Scholars Research Grants
The Center for Christian-Jewish Learning invites undergraduate and graduate student applications for Junior Scholars Research Grants.
Student Travel Grants
The Center for Christian-Jewish Learning offers Student Travel Grants to support travel for academic opportunities related to the Center's mission.
Studies in Christian-Jewish Relations
The Editorial Board of Studies in Christian-Jewish Relations is pleased to announce the latest upload to the journal. SCJR is an open-access, peer-reviewed journal available here.