There are many grounds for disagreement with some of the statements made by Pope John Paul II during his spectacular visit to the United States...

On his highly publicized voyage to Mexico late in January 1979, Karol Wojtyla, only recently become Pope John Paul II, faced two systems of authoritarianism....

I was born in Prague at the worst possible moment, four months before Hitler came to power. My father was a lawyer by training, and...

Saint Paul. by Michael Grant. Scribner’s. 250 pp. $14.95. At the beginning of Christianity stand two figures: Jesus and Paul. What was the relation between the two? Orthodox...

Within a year of the liberation of France from the Nazis, a book appeared in Paris by a prominent Catholic theologian expressing his abhorrence of...

Rome. The 13th century. In his disputational work, The Testimony of the Lord Is Faithful, Solomon ben Moses cautions his readers: I have advised my friends...

<p><strong>The Church & the Jews</strong></p> <p><em>The Pope's Jews.</em><br /> by Sam Waagenaar.<br /> <em>Library Press. 487 pp. $9.95.</em></p> <p><em>The Vatican in the Age of the Dictators, 1922-1945.</em><br /> by Anthony...

Catholic Chic Bare Ruined Choirs. by Garry Wills. Doubleday. 272 pp. $7.95. Bare Ruined Choirs is a collection of articles by an “involved” journalist reporting on the last ten...

It seems that Jesus Christ Superstar is not destined to be a landmark in the struggle of Christian revivalism. Critics have found it overblown and...

Doctrine of Contempt Jesus and Israel. by Jules Isaac. Edited and with a Foreword by Claire Huchet Bishop. Translated by Sally Gran. Holt, Rinehart & Winston. 405 pp....

Christian Anti-Semitism God’s first love: Christians and Jews over two thousand years. by Friedrich Heer. Translated by Geoffrey Skelton. Weybright and Talley. 530 pp. $15.00. Obscurity of aim and...

The Jews have always been immensely suspicious of Christianity, both as a religion and for the effects on them of Christian societies; but their feelings...