Workshop “Time as a Factor in Negotiating Jewish, Christian and ‘Pagan’ Identities in Late Antique Palaestina”

June 24, 2019

Organizer: Prof. Dr. Maren R. Niehoff (Hebrew University of Je-rusalem, Professor of Jewish Thought)

Program


9:00 | Maren Niehoff & Christoph Markschies

Workshop Opening


9:15 - 10:15 | Maren Niehoff

Did Caracalla’s General Grant of Citizenship in 212 CE prompt the Sense of a New Era among Jews and Christians?”


10:15 - 11:15 | Hanan Mazeh

The Jewish Temple: Past, Present and Future in the Eyes of Jews and Christians in Roman Palestine


11:15-11:30 | Coffee break


11:30-12:30 | Orit Malka

The Influence of Roman Citizenship on Tannaitic Halakha


13:00 - 14:00 | Lunch at Esskultur


14:00 - 15:00 | Christoph Markschies

The Dura-Europos Calendar


15:00 - 16:00 | Sarit Kattan Grivetz

What Does God Do All Day? Considering Rabbinic Notions of Divine Time in Roman and Christian Context


16:00 - 16:30 | Coffee Break


16:30 - 17:30 | Yonatan Livneh

Hebrews not Jews - Eusebius' Formulation of Christian Genealogy and the Early Jerusalem Church


17:30 - 18:00 | Concluding Remarks