How Christian study of Hebrew shaped the reformation.
And perhaps some enlightened despots.
Obtaining a charter from the Holy Roman emperor.
Devotion and tolerance can complement one another.
Michael Roth, who teaches intellectual history at Wesleyan University, finds that students—even those who are themselves religious—tend to be extremely reluctant to discuss religion in. . .
The Protestant founder did not always espouse the virulent hatred of Jews and Judaism with which he is now identified.