Past Events

October 25, 2017

“Covenant of the Heart: Judaism’s Vision of a Relationship with God”

Rabbi Jeffrey Goldwasser, Temple Sinai (Cranston, RI)​

March 30, 2017

“Sons of Providence: The Jewish History of Providence College, 1917-1965”

Dr. Jennifer Illuzzi and Dr. Arthur Urbano, Providence College

November 3, 2016

​”2,000 Years, But Just Beginning”

Timothy Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New York​

April 4, 2016

​”Theological Reflections on Catholic-Jewish Relations Fifty Years after Nostra Aetate”

Dr. Philip Cunningham, Institute for Jewish-Catholic Relations at Saint Joseph’s University and
Rabbi Daniel Lehmann, International Council of Christians and Jews & Hebrew College

April 5, 2016

​”Catholic-Jewish Relations Fifty Years after Nostra Aetate: Colloquium”

Dr. Philip Cunningham, Institute for Jewish-Catholic Relations at Saint Joseph’s University and
Rabbi Daniel Lehmann, International Council of Christians and Jews & Hebrew College

November 30, 2015

​”My Forty-Year Journey: A Rabbi Reflects on the Impact of Vatican II and Jewish-Catholic Reconciliation”

Rabbi Jack Bemporad, Center for Interreligious Understanding & Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas

March 23, 2015

​”Explicit & Implicit Anti-Semitism: European Catholics before Vatican II”

John Connelly, University of California at Berkeley and Michael Zank, Boston University

March 23, 2015
​”Explicit & Implicit Anti-Semitism: European Catholics before Vatican II: Discussion”

November 5, 2014

​”The Mountain of Faith”

Rabbi James Rosenberg, Rabbi Emeritus, Temple Habonim (Barrington, RI)

March 7, 2014

​”Image of God: Jewish & Catholic Perspectives”

November 21, 2013

​”A Rabbi, a Priest, and an Imam Walk into a Room: The Victories and Challenges of Interreligious Dialogue​​”

Rabbi Michael Klein-Katz, Scholar in Residence, Temple Sinai (Cranston, RI)

April 23, 2012

​”Jewish Readings of the New Testament: What Do They Mean for Jewish-Catholic Relations?​​”

Adam Gregerman, Institute for Jewish-Catholic Relations and Michael Peppard, Fordham University

November 10, 2011

​”My Children Have Vanquished Me! Decision-Making in Judaism​​”

Rabbi Wayne Franklin, Temple Emanu-El (Providence​​​, RI)

October 28, 2010

​”For the Sake of Heaven: Biblical and Rabbinic Lessons on How to Debate”

Rabbi Peter Stein, Temple Sinai (Cranston, RI)

March 18, 2010

​”Israel and the Priesthood: In Holy Scriptures and Today”

Rabbi Eugene Korn, North American Director of the Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Cooperation