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Box 8

 Container

Contains 7 Collections and/or Records:

Rose Thering papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Mss 0016
Overview Rose Elizabeth Thering was born on 9 August 1920, entered the Dominican sisterhood at 16 and later became a teacher. She was a lifelong activist dedicated to increasing tolerance and understanding between Christians and Jews, and her work had great impact, from legislation mandating the teaching of the Holocaust in New Jersey schools to documents created at the Second Vatican Council changing the relationship of the Catholic Church with Jewish people. Sister Rose Thering died 6 May 2006. The...
Dates: 1944-2005

Reflections on Israel - 1972,, 1972

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 3
Identifier: Series 8.
Scope and Contents From the Series: Sister Rose led many study tours in Israel, and this series represents her work to teach Americans about Israel, with the information being generated from 1968 to 1999. There are folders that document the budget for these trips, as well as folders dedicated to her research on Israel.
Dates: 1972

Committee for UNESCO - Paris,, 1974-1975

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 1
Identifier: Series 10.
Scope and Contents From the Series: Sister Rose amassed a collection of folders on interfaith and/or international organizations from 1960 to 2005. This organizations' prime purpose appears to be to generate peace and friendship between people with different ideologies. For the most part, these organizations focus on Jewish-Christian relations.
Dates: 1974-1975

Committee for an effective UNESCO,, 1976-1978

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 2
Identifier: Series 10.
Scope and Contents From the Series: Sister Rose amassed a collection of folders on interfaith and/or international organizations from 1960 to 2005. This organizations' prime purpose appears to be to generate peace and friendship between people with different ideologies. For the most part, these organizations focus on Jewish-Christian relations.
Dates: 1976-1978

[Catholic teaching on the Shoah, 2001; Restoring the Old City of Jerusalem; Jews, Judaism, and Catholic Education by Rose Thering, O.P., Ph.D., 1986],, 1986, 2001

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 4
Identifier: Series 12.
Scope and Contents From the File: Included are: articles on "Shoah", President Reagan's Mideast Peace Initiative, plays and Passion plays, and Proposals for: International Education, and Citizens for Cultural Understanding.
Dates: 1986, 2001

[Loose: filing cabinet alphabetical key, 1995; SHU obituary of SRT, 2007; map of Israel; and thank you note, 1993],, 1993, 1995, 2007

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 5
Identifier: Series 12.
Scope and Contents From the File: Included are: articles on "Shoah", President Reagan's Mideast Peace Initiative, plays and Passion plays, and Proposals for: International Education, and Citizens for Cultural Understanding.
Dates: 1993, 1995, 2007

Authorized Daily Prayer Book [Hebrew and English translation],, undated

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 6
Identifier: Series 12.
Scope and Contents From the File: Included are: articles on "Shoah", President Reagan's Mideast Peace Initiative, plays and Passion plays, and Proposals for: International Education, and Citizens for Cultural Understanding.
Dates: undated