Jewish-Christian controversy in the 1st-2nd centuries is theme of Seminar in Ratisbonne.

On this last Thursday (February 23), there was the second presentation of the Reshit Da’at seminar in the Ratisbonne (Jerusalem). The theme chosen by Br. Joel Moreira, NDS was “The JewishChristian Controversy in the 1st-2ndcenturies CE,” in which he analyzed conflicting positions between Jews and Christians in apocryphal (non-canonical) writings of that period. Br. Joel still used Read More

Seminar on Jews and Christians of the 1st century takes place in Ratisbonne.

On this last Thursday (February 9), Br. Cristóvão Oliveira, NDS presented the first seminar of the Reshit Da’at project (check here), which takes place in Ratisbonne (Jerusalem). The theme chosen by him was “John the Baptist and Jewish Rites of Purification in the First Century: a glance over Mk 1:1-8.” Sisters of Sion from Ecce Homo, Ein Read More

Brothers of Sion study Boyarin’s text at Ratisbonne.

The brothers Elio Passeto, Cristovao Oliveira and Joel Moreira spent this week studying together the text “Reframing the Question: Between Second-Temple Apocalypse and the Talmud”, by the Jewish theologian Daniel Boyarin. The author develops the notion of Apocalypse beyond a sectarian or single stream of Judaism in the time of Jesus (as many classical theologians Read More