FOURTEENTH ANNUAL MEETING - 2015
Center for Christian-Jewish Learning at Boston College
Sunday, Nov 1 - Monday, Nov 2, 2015
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2015
|11:00 a.m.||Check-in at the Crowne Plaza Boston-Newton Hotel. (Check-in is officially at 3 p.m., but rooms may be available earlier. Luggage can be stored at the hotel if necessary.)|
|11:45 a.m.||Shuttle Bus from Crowne Plaza Boston-Newton Hotel to Gasson Hall on the Boston College campus.|
|12 noon||Light lunch: Gasson Hall Library|
|1:00 - 2:30 p.m.||
CCJR Panel 1: Gasson Hall Library
Understanding Interreligious "Fault Lines:" Insights from Post-Holocaust Conversations"
Dr. Victoria Barnett (U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum); Responses: Dr. Tim Crain (Seton Hill University), Ben Barer (Hebrew College). Moderator: Rev. Dr. Kevin Spicer (Stonehill College).
The Center for Christian-Jewish Learning at Boston College's Celebration of the Fiftieth Anniversary of Nostra Aetate
Public Keynote Address: Gasson Hall Library
Boston and Nostra Aetate
Prof. James O’Toole, (Boston College)
Public Panel: Gasson Hall Library
Relations with Jews and the Diverse Christian Communities of Boston
Panelists: Rabbi Dr. Or Rose (Hebrew College); Rev. Michael McGarry (Paulist Center); Dr. Jennifer Howe Peace (Andover-Newton Theological School); Rev. Dr. Demetrios Tonias (Annunciation Cathedral of Boston).
Reception: Gasson Hall Rotunda
CCJR Dinner: Gasson Hall Room 100
Bestowal of the 2015 Shevet Achim Award
Honoree: Rabbi Dr. Irving Greenberg
Tributes: Dr. Celia Deutsch (Barnard College), Rabbi Dr. Daniel Lehmann (Hebrew College), Rev. Dr. Peter Pettit (Muhlenberg College)
|8:30 pm||Shuttle Bus from Gasson Hall at Boston College to the Crowne Plaza Boston-Newton Hotel.|
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2015
All events today occur in the Murray Function Room in the Yawkey Center.
Shuttle Bus from Crowne Plaza Boston-Newton to Yawkey Center on the Boston College campus.
CCJR Panel 2:
On the Jewish Response to Nostra Aetate
Rabbi Dr. Irving Greenberg
Responses: Rabbi Dr. Eugene Korn (Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Collaboration), Sara Lee (emeritus director, Rhea Hirsch School of Education, HUC-Jewish Institute of Religion, Los Angeles).
|10:45 a.m. - noon||Annual Business Meeting|
Lunch (SCJR Advisory Board meeting)
|1:00-2:30 p.m.||CCJR Panel 3:
Implications of Current Research on Second Temple Judaism and Early Christianity for Christian-Jewish Relations Today
Panelists: Dr. Angela Kim Harkins (Boston College), Dr. Adele Reinhartz (University of Ottowa), Dr. Thomas Stegman (Boston College); Moderator: Dr. Arthur Urbano (Providence College).
|2:30 - 2:45 p.m.||Break|
CCJR Panel 4:
Creating Intersections between Christian-Jewish Relations, Theologies of Religious Pluralism, and Comparative Theology
Panelists: Rabbi Dr. Alan Brill (Seton Hall University), Rev. Dr. Francis X. Clooney, SJ (Harvard Divinity School). Moderator: Dr. Adam Gregerman (Saint Joseph's University).
|4:15-4:30 p.m.||Conclusion of Meeting and Departures|