Peter A. Pettit

Peter A. Pettit

About Me
The Reverend Peter A. Pettit, Ph.D. is co-director of the Hartman Institute's 'New Paths: Christians Engaging Israel' project and director of the Institute for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Associate Professor of Religion Studies at Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA. A Lutheran minister (ELCA), he has held residential fellowships at the Hebrew University, American Jewish University, and the Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies. His research and teaching focus on the hermeneutics of self-understanding in the Jewish and Christian communities. He has authored several curriculum resources for interfaith encounter.