Notre Dame and the Jews

The flames at Notre Dame Cathedral should remind Jews of the burning by that very same Catholic Church of tens of wagonloads of the Talmud in the Middle Ages. Abraham Chicheportiche, 4/16/2019, 6:34 PM

Churches angry as land expropriation bill to be debated by gov't

Churches protest as bill affecting church-owned property, regulating real estate sales and levying city taxes to be debated on Christmas.Tzvi Lev, 12/21/2018, 1:18 PM

Of 280 churches, only 10 will be spared - the end of Christian Europe

Christianity is dying in Holland. Islam is alive and well. Giulio Meotti, 10/13/2018, 7:10 PM

Swedish nun sainted for saving Jews during Holocaust

Mary Elizabeth Hesselblad, who saved between 12 and 60 Jews during Holocaust, receives beatification from Pope Francis.Matt Wanderman, 6/5/2016, 8:29 PM

Pope Francis calls to accept gays

In a major shift of Catholic tenets of faith, pope releases paper instructing Catholics on how to live, tells them to accept homosexuals.Ari Yashar, 4/8/2016, 2:46 PM

Contrary to headlines, Church has no plans to stop missionizing

New Vatican document precludes "institutional mission work" but says believers are "called upon to bear witness" to Jews.Hillel Fendel, 12/23/2015, 4:25 PM

'Vatican's call not to convert Jews won't change anything'

Anti-missionary group says nothing new in Catholic declaration that Jews don't need Jesus, largely because of who's missionizing.Nitsan Keidar, 12/11/2015, 7:47 AM

Jews Contrast Refugee's European Experience With Their Own

Pope Francis urged Catholic institutions to open their doors and house Syrian refugees until they could get on the their feet.Moshe Cohen, 9/6/2015, 5:30 PM

Analysis Details Catholic 'Charities' War on Israel

NGO Monitor reveals how largely tax-funded Catholic aid societies channel funds to politicized NGOs attacking Israel.Ari Yashar, 6/2/2015, 7:48 PM

Large Catholic Event Planned for David's Tomb on Shavuot

Rebbetzin in charge of Jewish prayer at the site urges Jews to attend, says police refusing to address potential security, space issues.Shimon Cohen, 5/19/2015, 8:32 AM

Pope Francis to Canonize First 'Palestinian Saints'

Pope to canonize two Arab nuns who lived in Israel under Ottoman rule as 'Palestinian' saints in the Vatican this month.Ari Yashar, 5/7/2015, 7:41 PM

Jewish Worshippers Keeping King David's Tomb Jewish

Activists say only the constant flood of prayer sessions, Torah learning at King David's compound keep the site from becoming Catholic.Benny Toker and Tova Dvorin, 2/8/2015, 8:16 AM

Christian Clerics to Europe: Recognize 'Palestine'

Arab Catholic, Greek Orthodox and Lutheran prelates in Israel tell Europe to force through Arab state with Jerusalem as capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2014, 2:04 PM

Czech MP: Catholic Church was a Partner in Nazis War Crimes

Czech MP causes storm after accusing the Catholic Church of agreeing to massacre of Jews, helping Nazis escape justice.Nissan Tsur and Ari Soffer, 6/22/2014, 12:00 AM

David's Tomb Status Quo Breached by Catholic Mass Services

Footage shows David's Tomb Compound has been handed over to fixed Catholic worship, endangering Jewish prayer rights.Shimon Cohen, Ari Yashar, 6/9/2014, 12:49 PM

Police to Deploy 8,000 Extra Officers During Papal Visit

Police Commissioner vows to apprehend 'extremists' in response to concerns from Rome. But why would the Pope be safer in the PA?AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2014, 2:51 PM

John XXIII: The 'Best Pope for The Jewish People'

Holocaust scholar says John XXIII saved thousands during Holocaust, persuaded Vatican not to oppose Israel independence.AFP, 4/26/2014, 8:52 PM

An Open Letter to Pope Francis

Before the Pope arrives on his announced trip, the writers bring certain critical points to his attention. Giulio Meotti and Prof. Hillel Weiss, 4/25/2014, 4:50 PM

Pope Plans Full State Visit

The Pope's upcoming visit to Israel will be a full state visit, with meetings set with the Prime Minister, President, and Chief RabbisDavid Lev, 3/27/2014, 7:23 PM

Report: Vatican Pushing for Control of Mount Zion

Christian leaders push Israel to hand over control of area housing King David’s tomb, ‘last supper’ hall.Maayana Miskin, 2/19/2014, 2:13 AM

Polish Catholic Church Unveils Blood Libel Painting

On Thursday for church's international Day of Judaism, controversial picture uncovered to expose realities of anti-Semitic past.Ari Yashar, 1/17/2014, 8:05 AM

Abbas to Christians Worldwide: Visit PA During Papal Visit

PA Chairman, ever the opportunist, uses reports of Papal visit to encourage PA tourism, rally for more international support.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2013, 7:58 PM

Catholic Aid Societies Promote Hatred of Israel

Interview with NGO Monitor's Yitzhak Santis:"At NGO Monitor, we launched a ‘BDS in the Pews’ project". This will trace the complex interactions between governments, churches, aid societies and Palestinian advocacy organzations - including funding.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 12/20/2013, 12:23 AM

Europe's Supercessionism: Islam Replaces Christianity

The new "replacement" is not the old anti-Semitic theory but an anti-Christian fact. As the churches disappear, it is hard not to think of how these same Christians burned Jewish synagogues. Giulio Meotti, 10/25/2013, 2:53 PM

For the Pope, Israel Does Not Really Exist

The writer, Arutz Sheva columnist, is an expert o n the Vatican. His new book, The Vatican Against Israel, will be published at the end of this month. Giulio Meotti, 10/16/2013, 9:40 AM

Head of Catholic Sect Calls Jews 'Enemies of Church'

Vatican reaffirms its commitment to dialogue with Jews after head of a traditionalist breakaway group called them "enemies of the Church." Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/8/2013, 7:55 PM