Judaism and Christianity: Bridging the Gap Dr. Ari Ackerman


As we are restarting the annual Torah reading cycle, Dr. Ari Ackerman, outgoing Dean, and Senior Lecturer in Jewish Thought at the Schechter Institute of Jewish Studieslooks at the big picture and asks:

“Can Judaism and Christianity cooperate, or is there an unbridgeable gap between these two religions?”He explores Abraham Yehoshua Heschel’s view of interfaith dialogue. Does today’s secular society bring two great Abrahamic religions closer, or does it drive them further apart?

Watch the video below:

Read more of Dr. Ackerman’s work here.

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