Judeo-Christian


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Ju·de·o-Chris·tian

 (jo͞o-dā′ō-krĭs′chən)
adj.
Relating to or derived from both the Jewish and Christian religions: Judeo-Christian principles.

Ju•de•o-Chris•tian

(dʒuˈdeɪ oʊˈkrɪs tʃən, -ˈdi-)

adj.
of or pertaining to the religious writings, beliefs, values, or traditions held in common by Judaism and Christianity.
[1895–1900]
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Adj.1.Judeo-Christian - being historically related to both Judaism and Christianity; "the Judeo-Christian tradition"
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Luxenberg translates passages of the Koran into Syriac (a dialect of Aramaic) and demonstrates that the Koran was written by people of Syro-Aramaean linguistic background and Judeo-Christian cultural background.
France has long divested itself of its Judeo-Christian heritage.
When the board discovered that Simpson was a Wiccan, she was denied, because only invocations "consistent with the Judeo-Christian tradition" were welcome.
Now another Alabama jurist, Circuit Judge Ashley McKathan, has taken a slightly different approach to reinforcing the connection between the Ten Commandments, which underpin all law in Judeo-Christian society, and the administration of justice.
Most American Jews, experiencing warm and gracious interactions each day with their Christian fellow-citizens, would feel awkward trying to explain why so many Jewish organizations seem focused on an agenda hostile to Judeo-Christian values.
Judge Thompson found that Moore's purpose was to "acknowledge the Judeo-Christian God as the moral foundation of our laws," which clearly "crossed the line between the permissible and the impermissible.
While bread has been the staff of life for cultures in which the Judeo-Christian message began and developed, to Asians the bread of life is a foreign concept.
These two excursions into "theology" are interesting to Silk because they represent rips in the institutional fabric of the Judeo-Christian establishment, papered over with meetings of the Anti-Defamation League and interfaith committees and by Richard Cardinal Cushing of Boston taking tea at Harvard's Lowell House.
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Representatives from the Canadian Jewish Congress and the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops met on 16 November to reaffirm the Judeo-Christian dialogue and to celebrate the fortieth anniversary of the publication of Nostra aerate (In our time), the Vatican II document on the Church and non-Christian religions.
During the Judeo-Christian Council for Constitutional Restoration's recent conference on "judicial activism," David C.
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