By Tod Linafelt
BbWhat position could the recent testomony have performed within the cultural heritage of anti-Semitism that culminated within the Holocaust? and the way has the Holocaust in flip affected the best way we read-or may still read-the founding textual content of Christianity? even if the philosophical, moral, and theological implications of the Holocaust have acquired a lot awareness in recent times, its implications for our practices of biblical interpretation have long past principally unexplored. In A Shadow of Glory probably the most well known modern students in religious study and Jewish studies-both Christian and Jewish, American and European-lay the basis for a brand new post-Holocaust hermeneutics.
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On the contrary, they embraced whole-heartedly Nazi efforts to eliminate Jews from Germany and presented their own purging of Jewish elements from Christianity as a theological justification for their government's Final Solution. II Let us take, for example, Walter Grundmann,' professor of New Testament at Iena from 1936 to 1945 and academic director of the Institute in Eisenach, who wrote in 1941 in the preface to his book, The Religious Face ofludaism: This book will be an attempt to answer, in a generally understandable way, the question of the origins of Judaism and the nature of its general appearance....
9 Additional publications of the Institute included an annual report of activities, with articles describing the Institute's mission and successes; monographs by Grundmann and others on Judaism and early Christianity; and revised liturgical materials, including a hymnal, Grosser Gott Wir Loben Dieh, and a New Testament, Die Botsehaft Gottesw both of which were purged of all Jewish references. The New Testament, for example, contained no references to the genealogy of Jesus from David, expunged Jewish terms, such as Jehovah, Israel, Zion, and Jerusalem, and eliminated the Last Supper, John the Baptist, and Paul.
25. 26. Walter Grundmann, WerIst Jesus von Nazareth? (Weimar: Verlag Deut sche Christen, 1940),22. Gru ndm an n, Die Gotteskindschaft, 15. Gru ndm ann, Wer Ist Jesus von Nazarethi, 22. Walter Grundmann, Die Bergrede lesu (Sch riften zur Nationalkirche Nr. 10; Weimar: Verlag Deutsche Christen, 1939), 16. 27. d. ). Delivered at a conference in 1936. 28. Walter Grundmann, "Da s Messiasproblem ," in Germanentum, Christentum und [udentum : Studien zur Erforschung ihres gegenseitigen Yerhaltnisses, Vol.
A Shadow of Glory. Reading the New Testament After the Holocaust by Tod Linafelt