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Jewish-Christian Relations in Light of the Church

In The Jerusalem Post: As someone who works in the field of Jewish- Christian relations I recently  found myself with a meeting scheduled at a monastery in the Galilee. This  meeting just happened to come along at a time when … Continue reading

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New Archbishop of Canterbury is ‘A Good Friend’ to Jews

The JC.Com: The Council of Christian and Jews has welcomed the new Archbishop of  Canterbury, Justin Welby, who will succeed Rowan Williams next year, as a “good friend”. The Rt Rev Welby, Bishop of Durham and a former dean of … Continue reading

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Israel’s Religion Minister Fears Jewish Divides

Reuters: Israeli society could be torn apart if disputes between ultra-Orthodox and less observant Jews continue to heat up, Israel’s religious affairs minister said on Wednesday. In a telephone interview, Yaacov Margy, who also serves as director-general of Shas, a … Continue reading

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Bulldozing Jewish History

World should not allow Arab effort to deny Jewish connection to Jerusalem. ynetnews.com: It’s the site where humanity received the gift of one God. It’s where God’s “shechina”, or presence, dwelt. Even the secular imagination, Jewish or not, has been … Continue reading

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The Last Jews of Baghdad

Just seven of them! The seven remaining Jews in Baghdad have been named by WikiLeaks, leaving them in danger of persecution, according to the city’s Anglican vicar. Their lives are now in immediate danger, according to Canon Andrew White, and … Continue reading

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Pius XII: Israeli Official Recants

Rome – An Israeli official who caused a storm in the Jewish world by praising Pope Pius XII for saving Jews during the Second World War backtracked on Sunday, saying his judgment was “historically premature.” The comments made last Thursday … Continue reading

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Pope: Don’t Evangelize Jews! Really?

Pope Benedict’s remarks concerning Jewish individuals in his recent book Jesus of Nazareth (vol. 2) have attracted considerable attention. For example, the book contains a passage which some have interpreted as saying that the Church should not seek to convert … Continue reading

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Circling the Temple Mount Gates – Jerusalem

Via Ritmeyer Archaeological Design:  Gil Ronen & Yoni Kempinski report in Arutz Sheva on the monthly Circling of the Gates, which includes a video clip: Thousands of people took part Sunday evening in “The Circling of the Gates” – Sivuv … Continue reading

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