Last article of section "Judaism"
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 "Judaism"
On Sunday, the Symphonic Orchestra of the Neocatechumenal Way will perform a historic concert entitled “The Suffering of the Innocents” in the Polish city of Auschwitz, in front of what is …read more
Interfaith dialogue. The relationship between faith and science. The unification of people through beauty itself. These were some of the key themes touched upon in today's Vatican-sponsored …read more
Unlike his immediate predecessor, Pope Francis' ideas and opinions are not well known outside his home archdiocese, also because before he was elected Pope he had written very little and …read more
Here is the text of an address given last week by Los Angeles' Archbishop José Gomez to the American Jewish Committee at the Sephardic Temple Tifereth Israel in Los Angeles. The title of the …read more
Here is a translation of the note that Pope Francis sent to the Chief Rabbi of Rome, Riccardo di Segni, for the feast of Passover, which starts today at sundown. The Holy Father met Rabbi di …read more