HDS 3668

Selected Works of Twentieth Century Jewish Theology

Jon D. Levenson


A close reading of selected works of Jewish theology from the twentieth century, with special attention to the questions of God, Torah, and Israel in light of modernity and to the thinkers' understanding of Christianity in relation to Judaism. Authors read will be drawn mostly from the following: Baeck, Buber, Rosenzweig, Kaplan, Soloveitchik, Berkovitz, Heschel, Fackenheim, and Wyschogrod.

Enrollment Limited: No
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as Religion 1255

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0.50 credits
Fall 2013
Tue Thu 11:30am-1pm
Divinity Hall Room 211

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • Jewish Studies
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Judaism
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry
  • Religious Education and Spiritual Development
Language Course Designation(s) None