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BbWhat function may the recent testomony have performed within the cultural heritage of anti-Semitism that culminated within the Holocaust? and the way has the Holocaust in flip affected the best way we read-or may still read-the founding textual content of Christianity? even though the philosophical, moral, and theological implications of the Holocaust have acquired a lot awareness in recent times, its implications for our practices of biblical interpretation have long past principally unexplored. In A Shadow of Glory essentially the most well known modern students in bible study and Jewish studies-both Christian and Jewish, American and European-lay the foundation for a brand new post-Holocaust hermeneutics.

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9 Additional publications of the Institute included an annual report of activities, with articles describing the Institute's mission and successes; monographs by Grundmann and others on Judaism and early Christianity; and revised liturgical materials, including a hymnal, Grosser Gott Wir Loben Dieh, and a New Testament, Die Botsehaft Gottesw both of which were purged of all Jewish references. The New Testament, for example, contained no references to the genealogy of Jesus from David, expunged Jewish terms, such as Jehovah, Israel, Zion, and Jerusalem, and eliminated the Last Supper, John the Baptist, and Paul.

Walter Grundmann, Die Geschichte [esu Christi (Berlin: Evangelische Verlagsanstalt, 1956), 160. 34. Georg Bertram, Denkschrift betr. Aufgaben eines theologischen Forsch ungs-Instituts zu Eisenach 6 May 1945, 1. LKA Thuringen, Bestand Ani: Akten des Lande skirchenrats der Evangelisch-Lutherischen Kirche in Thuring en uber Entjudung der Kirche, 1939-1947. 35. Walter Grundmann and Johannes Leipold t, Umwe1t des Urchristentums, 3 vol. (Berlin: Evangelische Verlagsanstalt, 1965-1967). 36. ¥Iva Archive, New York, Berlin Collectio n Reel G 135.

C. Black, 1885), was prefaced by W. Robertson Smith and in- cluded a reprint of Wellhausen's article, "Israel;' from Encyclopaedia Britannica. 2. Brevard S. Childs, Introduction to the Old Testament as Scripture (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1979), 113. Deborah Krause and Timothy K. Beal 25 3. Wellhausen, Prolegomena zur Geschichte Israelis, 29; translated in Lou H. Silberman, "Wellhausen and Judaism," Semeia25 (1982): 77. 4. Wellhausen, 104. 5. Wellhausen,164-165. 6. Wellhausen, 81, 361. 7. Ferdinand Christian Baur, "Die Christuspartei in der korinthischen Gemeinde der Gegensatz des petrinischen und paulinischen in der altesten Kirche, der Apostel Petrus in Rom;' Tubinger ZeitschriftfUrTheologie 4 (1831): 61-208; reprinted in Ausgewiihlte Werke in Einzelausgaben, I: Historisch-kritiische Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament, ed.

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