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Offline Azul

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Interactions with the Jews
« on: March 26, 2012, 11:06:46 AM »
Can anyone point me to conversations and dialogues between Orthodox Fathers and Jews , like the dialogue of Justin with Trypho?And to the dialogues of the Orthodox Church with the Jews and Judaism?
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Re: Interactions with the Jews
« Reply #1 on: March 26, 2012, 12:05:19 PM »
That work by St. Justin probably wasn't an actual dialogue, but was more likely a scripted fictional dialogue. Other works by Church Fathers having to do with the Jews include:

Tertullian - An Answer to the Jews
St. Cyprian of Carthage - Three Books of Testimonies Against the Jews (Book One, Book Two, Book Three)
St. Ambrose of Milan - Letter 77: To Horontianus
St. John Chrysostom - Eight Homilies Against the Jews
The Dialogue of Simon and Theophilus
Dialogue of Athanasius and Zacchaeus
Dialogue of Timothy and Aquila

(There is a book out with, I believe, these last three)
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