Jewish Delegation Officially Meets with Pope Francis

Jewish Delegation Officially Meets with Pope Francis

This week, Rabbi Dr. Eugene Korn of the Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Cooperation in Israel was part of the first Jewish delegation to have an official private audience with Pope Francis. Thanking the Pope for his friendship to the Jewish people, Rabbi Korn emphasized that “the Church and the Jewish people have natural reasons […]

CJCUC’s Statement on the Retirement of Pope Benedict XVI

CJCUC’s Statement on the Retirement of Pope Benedict XVI

The Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Cooperation (CJCUC) in Israel extends its good wishes to Pope Benedict XVI upon his announcement of retirement on February 28, 2013. As the leader of the Catholic Church, Benedict continued the work of reconciliation between the Church and the Jewish people that began with the Second Vatican Council and […]