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"
Just hours after his election, Pope Francis had a message delivered to Rome's Chief Rabbi, Riccardo Di Segni. After informing Rabbi Di Segni of the inauguration Mass to take place March 19, …read more
A communiqué from the Holy See says that today's United Nations vote recognizing the Palestinian Authority as a non-member state is not a "sufficient solution" to the problems of the region, …read more
Vandals have struck again at a Franciscan monastery in the Holy Land today, spray painting offensive remarks on the doors of the abbey located near the Church of the Dormition. This is the …read more
by Junno Arocho Political and religious leaders in Israel have conveyed outrage over last week's desecration of a local Trappist monastery. Vandals struck in the early hours of last Tuesday …read more
After six years of untiring research that has uncovered 76,000 pages of original material, plus multiple eyewitness accounts and testimonies from prominent international scholars, Gary Krupp …read more