On Day Two, Pope Francis Jump-Starts Catholic-Jewish Relations

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Pope Francis continues to surprise.  On March 15, the second full day of his papacy, he signaled his desire to move forward the dialogue between Jews and Catholics which had its start during the Second Vatican Council.In a message to Dr. Riccardo Di Segni, the Chief Rabbi of Rome, the Holy Father said,“On this day of my election as Bishop of Rome and Pastor of the Universal Church, I send you my cordial greetings, informing you that the solemn inauguration of my pontificate will take pl … [Read more...]