Thursdays, March 21 | 7:00 – 9:30 pm | Contemporary Jewish Museum | Register here

The rise of National Socialism in Germany and the ensuing terror raised profound theological and ethical questions for people of all faiths. Join the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Lehrhaus, and the Graduate Theological Union for a program that will examine the various responses of American faith communities and how their leaders’ actions inspired others and whose legacies still live on today.

Michael Berenbaum, PhD, Professor of Jewish Studies and Director of the Sigi Ziering Holocaust Institute, American Jewish University
Suzanne Brown-Fleming, PhD, Director, International Academic Programs, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Stephen R. Haynes, PhD, Professor of Religious Studies, Rhodes College

Rabbi Peretz Wolf-Prusan (pictured), Chief Program Officer and Senior Educator, Lehrhaus Judaica

A reception will follow from 8:30–9:30 p.m.

Public parking nearby

Join the conversation online using #AskWhy and #USHMM

This program is free and open to the public but reservations are required.

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