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After the EvilChristianity and Judaism in the Shadow of the Holocaust$
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Richard Harries

Print publication date: 2003

Print ISBN-13: 9780199263134

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2003

DOI: 10.1093/0199263132.001.0001

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The Unspeakable Evil

The Unspeakable Evil

(p.7) 1 The Unspeakable Evil
After the Evil

Richard Harries (Contributor Webpage)

Oxford University Press

The holocaust is an unspeakable evil. How is it possible to speak of it at all? Yet ‘How is one not to speak of it?’ (Elie Wiesel). Traditional Christian anti‐Judaism is a very sorry story and this prepared the ground for Nazi anti‐Semitism. Hitler, nourished by Wagner, believed he was continuing the church's work, though on a pagan basis.

Keywords:   anti‐Judaism, evil, Hitler, holocaust, Wagner

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