Now in its 27th year, the Erasmus Lecture brings in world-renowned speakers to New Yorkincluding Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger, Archbishop Timothy Dolan, Gilbert Meilaender, and Rabbi Jonathan Sacksto address an audience of over five hundred people each year. The lecture also appears in the pages of First Things and on FirstThings.com.
Christians can learn from Jews. We can learn how to thrive in the secular world that no longer regards faith as central. So argues Rabbi Jonathan Sacks at the 2013 Erasmus Lecture. Speaking to more than five hundred people on the evening of Monday, October 21st at the Union League Club in New York, Sacks outlined a vision in which religious communitiesJewish and Christianscan function as creative minorities.