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  • The Clot to Kill Jesus

    By Adam Wills

    June 16, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    In what is likely the ultimate "Cold Case File," a researcher in Haifa may have figured out the cause of Jesus' death.

    Professor Benjamin Brenner, a Technion Medical School and Rambam Medical Center hematology expert, said the problem was not blood loss, but a blood clot that likely...

  • Danger in Not Knowing Our Story

    By Rabbi Harold M. Schulweis

    April 15, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    Claire Luce Booth, the wife of the owner of Luce Publications, reported a frank conversation with a Jewish friend. Booth said, "I must admit being positively bored by all this talk of the Holocaust and its constant repetition of Jewish suffering." The Jewish friend replied, "I know...

  • Gibson Film Stirs Up Variety of Reactions

    By Journal Staff

    March 4, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    Rabbi Eli Spitz

    This masterfully crafted film deals with a troubling event and could lead to trouble. The film fails to portray a larger context for Jesus and the Jews.

    As recorded in the New Testament, Jesus lived as a faithful Jew and had Jewish crowds who loved him. The film...

  • Gibson Film Is a Frontal Assault on Jews

    By Marvin Hier

    February 19, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    Mel Gibson's film is nothing less then a frontal assault and a collective indictment of the entire Jewish community during the time of Jesus.

    For two hours during "The Passion of the Christ," not a single Jew opposed to Jesus utters an intelligent sentence. Gibson's Jews are...

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  • Passover vs. Easter

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    March 25, 1999 | 7:00 pm

    If you want proof that the communion wafer is just a matzo knockoff, or if you wonder where eggs really belong (seder plate? White House lawn? Omelette?), check out "The Jews vs. Christians" on April 3 at bang. Improv Studio on Fairfax Avenue.

    Twenty-four Jewish and Christian members...

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