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On Wednesday afternoon Pope Francis received in the Vatican leaders of the World Jewish Congress. Given the observance of the Jewish New Year in a few days time, he wished them in Hebrew “Shana tova umetuka (Happy and Sweet New Year).” “We gave the Pope a honey leicaj (cake), just as the Jewish tradition establis...read more
Articles from section "Interreligious Dialogue"
Catholics and Shia Muslims oppose actions that endanger the life, health, dignity and welfare of others, including the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, according to a joint …read more
The leader of the Christian community which sufferedIndia’s worst persecution in modern times has warned thatthe country’s new government could spell disaster for minority groups – but not if …read more
The Holy See Press Office announced Saturday that as a gift from Francis to the Arabic-speaking faithful, “vatican.va” will be available in Arabic. This includes the websitewww.vatican.va, …read more
Mathew Limo* knows what to expect when he goes to church with his family. On the Tanzanian island of Zanzibar, where 98 percent of the population is Muslim, Christians are given the cold …read more
The Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue celebrates its 50th anniversary on Monday. The council's objective can be understood in the Lord's words: “And I have other sheep that are …read more