Re-Remembering the Holocaust: A Look into "Judeo-Christian" Holocaust Denial

Benjamin E. Sax

Abstract


This paper explores the hermeneutical and theoretical problems associated with the term "Judeo-Christian" in an American political context. In particular, it focuses on how certain conservative Protestant groups surreptitiously espouse a political-theological agenda to replace their historical role of oppressor with that of victim. It examines a process I term "re-remembering" to demonstrate how this political-theological agenda necessitates a form of Holocaust denial.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11157/rsrr2-2-503