Tselem: Toward an Anthropopathic Theology of Image

TSELEM: TOWARD AN ANTHROPOPATHIC THEOLOGY OF IMAGE [*]    Positive Anthropopathic Attributes Negative Anthropopathic Attributes Taking Tselem Seriously  The Doctrine of the Incarnation The Problem: God’s Image and God-Language “If we are created in God’s image ( tselem), what is God like?” Theologians and psychologists alike ask this question, but …

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Despair and Hope

DESPAIR AND HOPE IN POST-SHOAH JEWISH LIFE [*]    Theological Despair Some Implications Persistence, and not Hope Personal Despair If only my anger could be weighed and my passion be put on the scales, it would surely be heavier than wet sand — this is why …

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Le repentir et le pardon

Le Repentir et le Pardon DAVID R. BLUMENTHAL | 01.09.2012 Si des Catholiques et d’autres Chrétiens souhaitent se repentir et demander pardon pour la persécution des Juifs, ils doivent d’abord comprendre ce qu’une telle démarche exige dans l’esprit du judaïsme. Au printemps 1996, avec l’appui du …

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Repentance and Forgiveness

REPENTANCE AND FORGIVENESS*    This article appears as part of the Portal on Jewish Prayer and in Keeping God at the Center. What Judaism Does Not Teach Teshuva (Repentance) Forgiveness Sin and Forgiveness: Dialogue Bibliography During the spring of 1996, with the support of the American Jewish Committee, …

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