Jews & Non-Jews

FAQ

What Do Jews Believe About Jesus?

How Judaism regards the man Christians revere as the messiah.

Anti-Semitism & Bigotry

Anti-Semitism 101

What you need to know about the world's oldest hatred.

Jews & Non-Jews

Jewish-Christian Relations Today

Though Jews and Christians have had a complicated and tense relationship, relations today are better than ever.

Are Jews the Chosen People?

And what does chosenness mean anyway?

Traditional Views of Jewish Chosenness

The Bible implies that God's choice of the Jews was random; later traditions made the Jews seem deserving of this privilege.

What Eastern European Jews Did on Christmas

A day to play games and avoid Torah study.

Judaism and the Other

The various ways Jewish law distinguishes between Jews and gentiles.

How Much Jesus Is Too Much Jesus?

What is it about Jesus that is sometimes just too much for us Jews?

Ask the Expert: Proselytism

Why don't Jews seek converts?

Who Killed Jesus?

From the Gospels to Nostra Aetate, how Jews were accused of deicide.

Ask the Expert: Adopted Mother

According to Jewish law, am I Jewish if my adopted mother is Jewish?

Messianic Judaism

A sect of Christianity with some Jewish practices.

Ask the Expert: Jews in Church

Is it OK for a practicing Jew to attend church on a Christian holiday?

The Pope on the Jews

John Paul II put great emphasis on improving Catholic-Jewish relations.

Economic Justice for Insiders and Outsiders

Biblical laws of business ethics.