The Holocaust

DOCUMENTS

We Remember: A Reflection on the Shoah Vatican Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews

Catholic Teaching on the Shoah: Implementing the Holy See's We Remember US bishops

Holocaust-Shoah: Its Effect on Christian Theology and Life in Argentina and Latin America First International Symposium of Christian Theology

Declaration of Repentance French Bishops

Confronting the Debate About the Role of Switzerland during the Second World War Swiss Bishops

Supported by One Root: Our Relationship to Judaism Dutch Bishops

The Victims of Nazi Ideology Polish Bishops

An Opportunity to Re-examine Relationships with Jews German Bishops

Joint Statement on the Occasion of the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Holocaust Hungarian Bishops and Ecumenical Council of Churches in Hungary

Declaration of the Catholic Bishops Conference of Slovakia on the Vatican Document on the Shoah

Pastoral Letter on Jewish-Catholic Relations Polish Bishops

Joint Statement on Dealing with Holocaust Revisionism The Synagogue Council of America and The National Conference of Catholic Bishops

Accepting the Burden of History: Common Declaration on the 50th Anniversary of the Pogroms Against the Jewish Community on the Night of 9-10 November 1938 Bishops of West Germany, Austria & Berlin


ARTICLES, PAPERS

Two Popes, One Holocaust Kevin Madigan

From European Anti-Jesuitism to German Anti-Jewishness: A Tale of Two Texts James Bernauer, S.J.

Studies in Christian-Jewish Relations [published by the Center for Christian-Jewish Learning at Boston College], volume 4, issue 1, 2009. Includes:
The Holocaust as a Source for Jewish-Christian Bonding Gershon Greenberg
Has the Papacy 'Owned' Vatican Guilt for the Church's Role in the Holocaust? Kevin Madigan
The Vatican, Antisemitism, and the Holocaust: A Response to Kevin Madigan Kevin P. Spicer C.S.C.
Does the Church 'Get' the Holocaust? A Response to Kevin Madigan Alan Brill

Bigotry against Bonhoeffer in Jerusalem Stephen A. Wise

May the Names of These Victims Never Perish Pope Benedict XVI

The Vatican & the Holocaust: Pope Pius XII Jewish Virtual Library

The Churches and the Shoah Pierbattista Pizzaballa, OFM

The Church Embraces All People His Beatitude Christodoulos, Archbishop of Athens and all Greece

Pius XII and the Holocaust, A Reader The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights

Shylock After Auschwitz: The Merchant of Venice on the Post-Holocaust Stage: Subversion, Confrontation, and Provocation Arthur Horowitz

Kristallnacht Memorial Service Rabbi Dovid Freilich

The Catholic Context: The Churches' Response to Nazism Donald Dietrich

Faith, Action and Inaction During the Holocaust Suzanne Brown Fleming

The Bulgarian Orthodox Church and the Holocaust: Addressing Common Misconceptions Pavel Stefanov

Revising Night: Elie Wiesel and the Hazards of Holocaust Theology Peter Manseau

Address at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Jean-Marie Cardinal Lustiger, Archbishop Emeritus of Paris

Etty Hillesum: For God and With God Alexandra Pleshoyano

Sixty Years after Auschwitz: What Does It Mean for Christian Theology? Joseph Grayland

The Changing Lessons of the Holocaust Jeremy D. Popkin

To Save a Life: Stories of Holocaust Rescue

Holocaust Denial: What it is and why evangelical scholars must categorically reject it Richard V. Pierard

America, the Holocaust, and The Abandonment of the Jews Rafael Medoff

Nazism, Millenarianism, and the Jews Thomas Idinopulos

The Politics and Poetics of Vatican Holocaust Discourse Ariella Lang

American Catholic Responses to the Holocaust: An Exchange between David S. Wyman and Eugene J. Fisher

The Holocaust: What Was Not Said Martin Rhonheimer

The Holocaust: Does It Have Significance for Ethics Today John T. Pawlikowski

The Holocaust and the Search for Forgiveness James Bernauer

Christology after Auschwitz: A Catholic Perspective Didier Pollefeyt

The Relevance of Western Post-Holocaust Theology to the Thought and Practice of the Russian Orthodox Church Sergii Hackel

Holocaust Statements of Pope John Paul II

The Faithful in a Time of Trial: The Evangelical Understanding of the Holocaust Yaakov Ariel

Christian Rescuers Stanlee I. Stahl

Pius XII and the Jews: The War Years, as Reported by the New York Times Stephen M. DiGiovanni, H.E.D.

Should the Holocaust Force Us to Rethink Our View of God and Evil? John J. Johnson

The Hazards of Holocaust Theology Peter Manseau

Christian Responses to the Holocaust Dr. Philip Irving Mitchell

Jewish Views of the Holocaust: Theology nach Auschwitz Dr. Philip Irving Mitchell

For the Sake of Sorrow: Christian Holocaust Theology and the Interpretation of the Resurrection David Patrick Greene

Powerlessness of God? A Critical Appraisal of Hans Jonas’s Idea of God after Auschwitz Hans Hermann Henrix

A Survey of Jewish Reaction to the Vatican Statement on the Holocaust Kevin Madigan

How Yehuda Bauer's Critique of Holocaust Thinking Has Changed My Mind Thomas A. Idinopvlos

Speech of John Paul II at Yad Vashem

The Possibility and Plausibility of Divine Abusiveness or Sadism as the Premise for a Religious Response to the Holocaust Isabel Wollaston

Characterizing the Acts of Righteous Gentiles: A Matter of Duty or Supererogation? Andrew Flescher

The Saving of the Jews: The Case of Mother Maria (Scobtsova) Grigori Benevitch

The Vatican and the Holocaust: A Preliminary Report International Catholic-Jewish Historical Commission

Documentation See the declaration by The Stockholm International Forum on the Holocaust Conference on Education, Remembrance and Research

Catholics and Jews Confront the Holocaust and Each Other Eugene J. Fisher

The Holocaust as a Paradigm for Empathy Rabbi Irwin Zeplowitz

Living Witnesses Inspire Education Beth Porter

From Shame to Responsibility and Christian Identity: The Dynamics of Shame and Confession Regarding the 'Shoah.' Henry F. Knight

Wartime Orthodox Jewish Thought About the Holocaust: Christian Implications Gershon Greenberg

The Role of the Churches: Compliance and Confrontation Victoria J. Barnett

Cultural and Religious Life in the Warsaw Ghetto Nehemia Polen

The Meanings and Lessons of the Warsaw Ghetto Rabbi Daniel Landes

Between Remembering and Forgetting: The Shoah in the Era of Cultural Amnesia Johann Baptist Metz

God: The Foundational Ethical Question after the Holocaust John T. Pawlikowski

Spirit and Flesh: Toward a Post-Shoah, Post-Modern Incarnational Ethic James Bernauer

Auschwitz from a Nuremberg Perspective: Ethical Implications for Medicine Etienne Lepicar

God between Mercy and Justice: Auschwitz as Challenge toward a "Kenotic" Notion of Reconciliation Dirk Ansorge

The One Who Does Not Experience the Hidden Face (of God) Does Not Belong (to the People) Benedetto Carucci Viterbi

Educational Imperatives after the Shoah Arij A. Roest Crollius

The Banality of Good and Evil: Antisocial Behavior, Prosocial Behavior, and Jewish Religious Teaching David R. Blumenthal

Good and Evil after Auschwitz in Papal Teaching Rémi Hoeckman

A Critique of the Vatican Holocaust Document Robert Anderson

Excuse Instead of Confession of Guilt? Gerhard Bodendorfer

Christians and the Holocaust Martin Gilbert

The Relevance of Western Post-Holocaust Theology to the Thought and Practice of the Russian Orthodox Church Sergii Hackel

Towards an Anamnestic Culture: A Contribution to a Theology After Auschwitz and the Gulag Archipelago from a Political Theological Perspective Jurgen Manemann

A Polish Reaction to the Vatican Document on the Shoah Tomasz Oljasz

Religious Values After the Holocaust: A Protestant View Allan R. Brockway

For and Against the 'Righteous Gentiles.' - Non-Jewish Defenders of Jewish Lives during the Holocaust Berel Lang

The Holocaust: Reflections of a Muslim Sanaullah Kirmani

Holocaust Questions David Weiss Halivni

Life in Places of Nazi Terror Maria-Theresia Smith

Jewish Holocaust Theology Norman Solomon

Christian Theology After the Holocaust Kenneth Cracknell

Auschwitz: The Triumph of Evil in a Society without God Remi Hoeckman

The Holocaust Museum: Why Christians Should Go Barbara Beckwith

Reflections on Repentance - How to Speak of Reconciliation after Auschwitz Cardinal Carlo Maria Martini

Anti-Semitism, the Shoah and the Church German-Catholic Working Group

Bernhard Lichtenberg - "If You Believe You Have to Resist" Rosemarie Wesolowski

Margit Slachta and the early rescue of Jewish families, 1939-42 Jessica A. Sheetz

Reflections on the Life and Thought of Etty Hillesum Joseph Sievers

Suffering: Challenge to Faith, Challenge to God Alice L. Eckardt

Judaism After the Holocaust Rabbi Dow Marmur

Fruits of Anti-Semitism Cry Out to Visitors at Holocaust Memorial Robert F. Drinan

The Challenge of Auschwitz Today Stanislaw Krajewski

Judaisms and Memories: Systemic Representations of the Holocaust Tzvee Zahavy, PhD

Theology after Auschwitz. A Provisional Program Franz Mussner

Controversy Around the Auschwitz Convent Waldemar Chrostowski

The Shoah and Contemporary Religious Thinking Albert H. Friedlander

Mysterium Tremendum: Catholic Grapplings with the Holocaust and its Theological Implications Eugene J. Fisher

Fiftieth Anniversary of KristallNacht: A Survivor's Testimony Edith Bruck

Who is My Neighbour? John Foster

Reports from around the World: The Shoah in Education and Commemorating the Shoah in Public Prayer

The Shoah in the School Curriculum Mary Kelly

Christian Ethics and the Holocaust: A Dialogue with Post-Auschwitz Judaism John T. Pawlikowski

Yad La Yeled S.N.

From the Night of the Pogrom to the Final Solution: Experiences and Lessons Gerhart M. Riegner

Yom ha-Shoah and Christian Commemorations of the Holocaust Marie-Noelle De Baillehache

The Efect of the Holocaust on Christian Mission to Jews Rolf Rendtorff

The Holocaust and the Duty to Forgive Stanley Hauerwas

Religious Faith after Auschwitz Pesach Schindler

Christian Reflection on the Holocaust Marcel Dubois

A Jew Looks at the Holocaust Riccardo Di Segni

Holocaust Theology Katharine T. Hargrove

Speaking of God after Auschwitz Franklin Sherman

Letter to Pope Pius XII Dr. Edith Stein


MISCELLANEOUS HOLOCAUST SITES

National Catholic Center for Holocaust Education

The Holocaust: A Catholic English-Language Bibliography Jerry Darring

Some Observations on the Bruderhof, the Holocaust and Christianity Charles Lamar

The Holocaust Chabad.org

Yom Hashoah - Holocaust Remembrance Day

A Prayer from the Warsaw Ghetto Rabbi Kalunimus Kalmish Shapiro

The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous

Righteous Among the Nations Yad Vashem




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