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Cargas, Harry J.

Overview
Works: 68 works in 265 publications in 3 languages and 10,345 library holdings
Genres: Personal narratives‚Ä°vJewish  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Personal narratives  History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Honoree, Interviewer
Classifications: D810.J4, 179.7
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Most widely held works about Harry J Cargas
 
Most widely held works by Harry J Cargas
The sunflower : on the possibilities and limits of forgiveness by Simon Wiesenthal( Book )

35 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While imprisoned in a Nazi concentration camp, Simon Wiesenthal was taken one day from his work detail to the bedside of a dying member of the SS. Haunted by the crimes in which he had participated, the soldier wanted to confess to--and obtain absolution from--a Jew. This encounter and the moral dilemma it posed raise fundamental questions about the limits and possibilities of forgiveness. Must we, can we forgive the repentant criminal? Can we forgive crimes committed against others? What do we owe the victims? Thirty-five years after the Holocaust, Wiesenthal asked leading intellectuals what they would have done in his place. This revised edition includes 46 responses from theologians, political leaders, writers, jurists, psychiatrists, human rights activists, Holocaust survivors, and survivors of genocides. Their answers remind us that Wiesenthal's question is not limited to events of the past.--
Voices from the Holocaust by Harry J Cargas( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arnost Lustig -- Simon Wiesenthal --Yitzhak Arad -- Mordecai Paldiel -- Jan Karski -- Marion Pritchard -- Leon Wells -- Whitney Harris -- Leo Eitinger -- Dorothee Soelle -- Emil Fackenheim -- Elie Wiesel
The Holocaust : an annotated bibliography by Harry J Cargas( Book )

16 editions published between 1977 and 1985 in English and German and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When God and man failed : non-Jewish views of the Holocaust by Harry J Cargas( Book )

9 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Problems unique to the Holocaust by Harry J Cargas( Book )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Problems Unique to the Holocaust, today's leading Holocaust scholars examine the difficult questions surrounding this terrible chapter in world history. Is it ever legitimate to betray others to save yourself? If a group of Jews is hiding behind a wall and a baby begins to cry, should an adult smother the child to protect the safety of the others? Should the men and women who took their own lives in the face of the Nazi onslaught be considered suicide or murder victims? How guilty are the bystanders who saw what was happening but did nothing to aid the victims of persecution?
Reflections of a post-Auschwitz Christian by Harry J Cargas( Book )

7 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religious experience and process theology : the pastoral implications of a major modern movement( Book )

9 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Responses to Elie Wiesel( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry James Cargas in conversation with Elie Wiesel by Harry J Cargas( Book )

6 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Berrigan and contemporary protest poetry by Harry J Cargas( Book )

8 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shadows of Auschwitz : a Christian response to the Holocaust by Harry J Cargas( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reflections, together with 61 photographs, on the Holocaust as the greatest tragedy for Christians since the crucifixion, a tragedy in which Christianity may be said to have died
Telling the tale : a tribute to Elie Wiesel on the occasion of his 65th birthday : essays, reflections, and poems( Book )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holocaust scholars write to the Vatican( Book )

9 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unnecessary problem of Edith Stein( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Christian response to the Holocaust by Harry J Cargas( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ch. 1 (pp. 1-31) describes centuries of Christian persecution of the Jews. Ch. 2 (pp. 33-59) discusses the Nazi atrocities. Ch. 3 (pp. 61-166) presents, on every other page, photographs of atrocities committed during the Holocaust period accompanied by comments on the photos. Ch. 4 (pp. 167-184) proposes steps toward reconciliation with the Jews, such as official statements recognizing the errors of the Church concerning Jews; to repent for the sins perpetrated by Christians against Jews; and to include Judaic and Holocaust studies in the curricula of Christian educational institutions
Death and hope by Harry J Cargas( Book )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invisible harmony : essays on contemplation and responsibility by Raimon Panikkar( Book )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Raimon Panikkar's contributions to comparative religions and Christian theology have made him a pioneer in East-West and interreligious dialogue. A gifted and original thinker, Panikkar here issues an invitation to a world spirituality, a human cosmic trust. Spirituality without responsibility is egoism or cowardice, he asserts. He shows how the intense personal and societal reassessment that comes from a serious encounter with world religious traditions radically challenges modern Western assumptions and illumines complex questions of action and contemplation, immanence and transcendence, pluralism and truth, and religious responsibility for the world."--BOOK JACKET
Peace, in deed : essays in honor of Harry James Cargas( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graham Greene by Harry J Cargas( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religious and cultural factors in Latin America by Charles J Fleener( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The sunflower : on the possibilities and limits of forgiveness
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Problems unique to the HolocaustTelling the tale : a tribute to Elie Wiesel on the occasion of his 65th birthday : essays, reflections, and poemsHolocaust scholars write to the VaticanThe unnecessary problem of Edith SteinPeace, in deed : essays in honor of Harry James Cargas
Alternative Names
Cargas, Harry J.

Cargas, Harry James

Cargas, Harry James 1932-1998

Cargass, Harry James

Harry J. Cargas American Holocaust Scholar

Languages
English (170)

Spanish (4)

German (1)