from ONE

Our Journey Together
by Brother Austin David Carroll, F.S.C.
(From Catholic Near East August 1989)
The acknowledgement of unity within diversity is a necessary component of interfaith dialogue.

from News

Pope Says Catholic-Jewish Dialogue Important
Catholic News Service (23 September 2011)
BERLIN (CNS) — The Nazi “reign of terror” clearly demonstrated the depths of evil that men are capable of when they deny God and the dignity of all people he created, Pope Benedict XVI told leaders of Germany’s Jewish community.

Yad Vashem Moderates Text Regarding Pope Pius XII’s Actions with Nazis
Catholic News Service (5 July 2012)
JERUSALEM (CNS) — New text in an exhibit at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial offers a less-critical assessment of the actions of Pope Pius XII in dealing with the Nazi persecution of Jews during World War II.

Jewish Leaders Praise Pope’s Election
Catholic News Service (18 March 2013)
VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis said he plans renewed cooperation to further Catholic-Jewish relations and hopes to contribute to a world where all people live in harmony with the “will of the creator.”

Pope Calls for Catholic-Jewish Witness of Faith, Defense of Believers
Catholic News Service (20 April 2015)
VATICAN CITY (CNS) — European Christians and Jews must stand together in witnessing to faith in God and in defending one another from discrimination and persecution around the world, Pope Francis said.

Cardinal Dolan: Catholics, Jews Find Common Concerns in Dialogue
Catholic News Service (22 May 2015)
WASHINGTON (CNS) — Through dialogue, Catholics and Jews and find common cause in the concerns that vex leaders of both religions, Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York said on 20 May during a forum on the 50th anniversary of the Second Vatican Council document “Nostra Aetate.”

from Blog Content

Picture of the Day: Passover
Matzo and drops of wine are seen on a plate at a Seder table. The Jewish ritual feast is celebrated during Passover, the commemoration of the deliverance of the Israelites from Egyptian slavery. (photo: CNS/Nancy Phelan Wiechec)

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