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Unformatted text preview: uncover hypocritical passages and practices that Jews practice and to show how Christianity provides a better framework of life. Justin rejects the idea that the Jews are the chosen people and believes that anyone should be able to be saved, not just those born into Judaism. Furthermore, he criticizes many Jewish people for cursing Christians and not repenting the death of Christ. He ends the dialogue by claiming that all Christians pray for the Jews and for everyone, for Christ taught them to pray for everyone, even their enemies. His writings represent the earliest Christian writings on the Bible and help to uncover the reasons that Jews and Christians disagree on portions of the Bible....
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- Spring '08