Interaction and Identity: Jews and Christians in Nineteenth Century New Orleans

By Scott Langston

Southern Jewish Historical Society, 1998

Scott Langston looks at the religious and social tension between Jews and Christians in New Orleans during the late 19th century. Also discussed are the careers of two religious leaders in New Orleans, Rabbi James K. Gutheim and Reverend Benjamin Morgan Palmer, both of who preached mutual understanding and cooperation between the Jewish and Christian communities.

Topic: History, Jewish-Christian Relations, Religion

Name of Publication: Southern Jewish History: Journal of the Southern Jewish Historical Society

Volume/Issue: Vol. iii

Page Number(s): 83-124

Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Langston, Scott. Interaction and Identity: Jews and Christians in Nineteenth Century New Orleans. Southern Jewish History: Journal of the Southern Jewish Historical Society. Southern Jewish Historical Society. 1998: 83-124. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=14198


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