Marriage in Jewish & Christian Perspective


MFS 26/1 (2020):

A conference devoted to the topic of Marriage and/as Metaphor in Christian and Jewish Traditions was held at the Center for the Study of Christianity, Hebrew University Jerusalem in March 2019. This theme issue 26/1 (2020) presents the scholarly fruits of this conference which reflect the variety of issues, dilemmas, metaphors, and reality which the concept of marriage conjured up in the ancient and early modern mind.

Introduction by Aldegonde Brenninkmeijer-Werhahn

Editorial by Oded Irshai, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Articles by Jennifer Knust (Duke University), Yonatan Moss (Hebrew University of Jerusalem), Serge Ruzer (Hebrew University of Jerusalem), Gabriel Radle (Notre Dame University), Eirini Panou (Open University of Cyprus), Judith Weiss (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev).

Art by David Moss, Jerusalem.

Book reviews of recent publications in the fields of Abuse and of History.