Tertullian, as we all know, once asked the question concerning the relationship between faith and reason by using a metaphor. “What,” he asked, "does Athens have to do with Jerusalem?"
Race, class, and sex were three ways Jewish men had of defining people as “other.”
I am a white male and my family roots are in the American middle-class.
Letha Scanzoni and Nancy Hardesty, All We're Meant to Be, Word Books, 1974.