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Krister Stendahl Memorial Lecture 2019: Professor Katharina von Kellenbach

Guilt as a productive force in the transformation of Jewish-Christian Relations

Katharina von Kellenbach is Professor of Religious Studies at St. Mary’s College in Maryland. Her areas of expertise include Holocaust Studies, Jewish-Christian relations, feminist theology and interreligious dialogue.

In the academic year 2019-2020, von Kellenbach is the Corcoran Visiting Chair of Christian-Jewish relations at Boston College.

She is the author of Anti-Judaism in Feminist Religious Writings (Scholars Press, 1994) and co-editor of Zwischen-Räume: Deutsche Feministische Theologinnen im Ausland (LIT Verlag, 2000) and Von Gott Reden im Land der Täter (Gutersloher verlagshaus, 2001). Her scholarly research has also been published in numerous book chapters and journal articles.

The annual Krister Stendahl Lecture is a cooperation between Paideia and the Centre for Interfaith Dialogue at the Stockholm Diocese of the Church of Sweden.


Her areas of expertise include Holocaust Studies, Jewish-Christian relations, feminist theology and interreligious dialogue.
She is the author of Anti-Judaism in Feminist Religious Writings (Scholars Press, 1994) and co-editor of Zwischen-Räume: Deutsche Feministische Theologinnen im Ausland (LIT Verlag, 2000) and Von Gott Reden im Land der Täter (Gutersloher verlagshaus, 2001). Her scholarly research has also been published in numerous book chapters and journal articles.