HaLapid 1998

Pablo de Santa Maria, The Purim Letter and Siete edades del mundo

Pablo de Santa Maria, The Purim Letter and Siete edades del mundo

Pablo de Santa Maria, a converso whose original name was Solomon Halevi, was born in Burgos in the middle of the fourteenth century. A teacher, scholar and chief rabbi of Burgos before his conversion to Christianity, he later became an important member of the Castilian establish-ment and a high-ranking Christian prelate. While still a Jew, […]

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SANTANGEL 98:Reflections on Atonement, Sacred Memories and Two-Hour Motels

SANTANGEL 98:Reflections on Atonement, Sacred Memories and Two-Hour Motels

I made up my mind, after due reflection on how to write this article, to view the International Symposium SANTANGEL 98, The Life and Times of Luis de Santangel with rose-colored glasses. For this gathering, which took place over four days in August at Dominican University , near Chicago , appeared to have the best […]

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