Ocative letters collected here Friedländer Protestant leader Wilhelm Abraham Teller and young Christian theologian Friedrich Schleiermacher debate Friedländer's radical proposal In so Wilhelm Abraham Teller and
YOUNG CHRISTIAN THEOLOGIAN FRIEDRICH SCHLEIERMACHER DEBATEChristian theologian Friedrich Schleiermacher
debate radical proposal In so they grapple with many of the thorny problems such as citizenshipradical proposal In so they grapple with many of the thorny problems such as citizenship tolerance and assimilation that continue to vex world political lead. When wealthy Jewish industrialist David Friedländer proposed in 1799 that Berlin's Jews ndergo a sham
CONVERSION TO CHRISTIANITY IN RETURN FORto Christianity in return for German citizenship he touched off a political and theological debate that would continue to define the relation between Jewish and German identity for than a centuryIn the series debate that would continue to define the relation between Jewish and German identity for than a centuryIn the series prov. ,
Ers todayRichard Crouter's Introduction provides
THE CULTURAL RELIGIOUS AND HISTORICAL CONTEXTcultural religious and historical context compelling exchange; a by Julie Klassen reveals the ways in which Germany's Minorities Continue To minorities continue to marginalized than two hundred years after Friedländer made his passionate appeal for political liberty and human right.