News Brief 1/16/2006, Tevet 16, 5766
Chief Rabbi of Rome Meets With Pope Benedict
(IsraelNN.com) Pope Benedict XVI has met in the Vatican with Rome’s Chief Rabbi Riccardo Di Segni.
According to reports, the leader of the world’s Roman Catholic community expressed his sorrow and concerns over the increase in anti-Semitic incidents around the world. The pontiff called on Jews and Christians to work hand-in-hand to combat hate.