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Jewish man arrested for setting fire to Roman Catholic church in Jerusalem

The suspect poured flammable liquid inside the Roman Catholic church, and then set it alight before a church guard detained him and police took him for questioning.

06/12/2020

US Catholic bishops express concern over Biden presidency

Biden has been open about his Catholic faith, and regularly attends church services.

20/11/2020

55 years since Nostra Aetate: The future of interreligious dialogue

Without doubt, this document served to radically change the discourse in the field of Jewish-Christian dialogue.

By RON KRONISH
05/11/2020

Jewish director sends message of hope in Pope Francis film

"It's the story of us, and him helping us, understand these things."

By REUTERS
21/10/2020
Pope Francis celebrates the Mass of Saint Peter and Paul, in St. Peter's Basilica, at the Vatican, J

Pope says homosexuals should be covered by civil union laws

"What we have to create is a civil union law. That way they are legally covered. I stood up for that," he said.

By REUTERS
21/10/2020
Protestors demonstrate outside the US Supreme Court after President Donald Trump announced US Court

Jews should condemn attacks against Amy Coney Barrett based on her faith

That criticism should be worrisome to believers of any religion, including Jews.

By BETHANY MANDEL/JTA
07/10/2020
US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett reacts as US President Donald Tr

Amy Coney Barrett confirmed as Trump's nomination for Supreme Court

If confirmed, Barrett will replace the late Justice Ginsburg.

By REUTERS
27/09/2020

Unsealed Vatican documents detail Pope Pius XII Holocaust complacency

Pius XII has long been accused of turning a blind eye to the Holocaust, which happened early on in his stint of nearly 20 years as pope, until his death in 1958.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
30/08/2020

Vatican marks life of Jewish-born saint who died in Auschwitz gas chamber

Beatified as St. Theresa Benedicta of the Cross in 1987, the saint was born in 1891 as Edith Stein.

11/08/2020

In big shift, Pope names 6 women to Vatican senior official roles

The appointments to one of the Holy See's most important offices marked the latest attempt by the pope to keep promises to improve gender balance made years ago.

By REUTERS
06/08/2020
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