Religion and Law in Historical Perspective, Spring 2008

The Spring 2008 Franke Lectures were organized in conjunction with the Yale College seminar taught by Christine Hayes.

  • E. P. Sanders, Duke University, “Does Law Debase the Human-Divine Relationship? The Christian Charge against Judaism”
  • Rémi Brague, Sorbonne and Ludwig-Maximilian University, “Church and State—Ever Separate?”
  • John Witte Jr., Emory University, “The Reformation of Rights:  Early Protestant Foundations of Western Rights”