Jewish Journal

Charles Paul Freund

  • Spectacle and Sadism

    March 4, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    Mel Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ," which opened on Ash Wednesday, has inspired an argument over its revival of medieval Passion Play content, and whether such a project risks a revival of medieval-style, post-Passion Play Judeophobia. But there's a closely related dimension of...