25 2014


27 2014

Martin Luther, Lutheran Europe, and the Jews Class

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Lawrence Family JCC 4126 Executive Drive
CA 92037

Contact Ilene Tatro

Instructor: Rev. Canon Jack Lindquist From the 1550's to the 1950's, the Protestant Reformer Martin Luther (1483-1546) served as a kind of religious, cultural and political 'prophet' for all the countries around the Baltic Sea which had Lutheran state churches: Northern Germany, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Estonia and Latvia. What were the very diverse experiences of the Jewish people in this distinct world, and how and why did each of these countries rescue or hand over its Jewish population under Nazi occupation? Price: $150; JCC Member Price: $120 Register/Information: Ilene Tatro, (858) 362-1154