Jewish advocate to speak in SA
Marc Ellis, director of the Center for Jewish Studies at Baylor University, will present “The Holocaust and Jewish Social Justice: Have We Learned the Lessons the Holocaust Teaches,” at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, April 16, in Chapman Auditorium on the Trinity University campus in San Antonio.
Ellis has an international reputation as a Jewish advocate for Palestinian rights in Israel. He has written more than 20 books, including Ending Auschwitz: The Future of Jewish and Christian Life (Westminster John Knox Press, 1994) and Judaism Does Not Equal Israel: The Rebirth of the Jewish Prophetic (New Press, 2009). His interests encompass Jewish liberation theology, post-Holocaust ethics, Jewish-Palestinian dialogue, Jewish-Christian dialogue, and peace studies.
The lecture is free and open to the public.
For more information, contact the religion department at 210-999-8426.