Archive for June, 2010

Rabbi Dr. Moshe Carmilly-Weinberger – In Memoriam

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

We are saddened to announce the passing on Shabbat Parashat Balak (June 26, 2010) in Israel of Rabbi Dr. Moshe Carmilly-Weinberger, Professor Emeritus of Jewish Studies at Yeshiva University. He was born into an Orthodox family in Budapest on April 7, 1908 but spent his childhood in Transylvania, where he received both a traditional yeshiva […]

New books from our faculty

Tuesday, June 15th, 2010

Persecution, Polemic, and Dialogue : Essays in Jewish-Christian Relations, by David Berger. Academic Studies Press, 2010. Persecution, Polemic, and Dialogue collects many of Professor David Berger’s important studies on the subject of Jewish-Christian relations in the medieval and modern periods. The essays range in subject from medieval blood libels and disputations to modern and contemporary […]