Why Is This Light Different from All Other Lights? The Berlin Theses as a Beacon Lif of Hope in the History of Jewish-Christian Relations

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This keynote lecture presents and analyses the so-called Berlin Theses, the formal name of which is "A Time for Recommitment", a dialogue document presented and approved by the International Council of Christians and Jews.


  • Jesper Svartvik
Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Philosophy, Ethics and Religion


  • Jewish-Christian relations, antisemitism, anti-Judaism, International Council of CHristians and Jews, "A Time for Recommitment"
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationwww.iccj.org
PublisherInternational Council of Christians and Jews
Publication statusSubmitted - 2011
Publication categoryResearch

Bibliographic note

The information about affiliations in this record was updated in December 2015. The record was previously connected to the following departments: Centre for Theology and Religious Studies (015017000)