Kotel Rabbi Tells Pope: 'We Have Returned Home'Rabbi says Jews merited great miracle to return home after scorn of exile, quotes prophets on world learning Torah from Israel.
Police Arrest 'Extremists' For Anti-Pope NoticesFreedom of expression lost in Jerusalem as two youths arrested for 'crime' of posting notices, distanced for 'disruptive intentions.'
Vatican Says Pope Will Demand 'Sovereign Palestine'Vatican's Secretary of State says pope during visit will talk about 'Palestinian right to sovereign, independent homeland.'
Court Rejects Police 'Restraining Order' to Stop Pope ProtestsDespite IDF refusal to give order distancing Jewish minor from Jerusalem, police turn to court - and were rejected.
Church Official: Arrest Yitzhar Yeshiva Head Before Pope's VisitIf Israel is serious about eliminating 'price tag' attacks, mass arrests - including of rabbis - are needed, a top church official said
Pope Will 'Recognize Palestine, Call to End Occupation'PA, Arab Christian officials say pope is starting his visit in Bethlehem in order to send a political message.
Pope Plans Full State VisitThe Pope's upcoming visit to Israel will be a full state visit, with meetings set with the Prime Minister, President, and Chief Rabbis
King David's Tomb to Remain in Israel's HandsThe Prime Minister's Office calls reports that Mount Zion will be transferred to the Vatican 'fundamental lies.'
Arab MK Pleads with Pope to Stop Christians Enlisting in IDFMK Basel Ghattas submits plea to Vatican to stem rise in Christian Arab recruitment to IDF before upcoming visit.
Abbas to Christians Worldwide: Visit PA During Papal VisitPA Chairman, ever the opportunist, uses reports of Papal visit to encourage PA tourism, rally for more international support.
Pope's First Holy Land Trip: 'in May'Pope Francis is to make a brief visit to Israel and the territories occupied by the Palestinian Authority.
Pope Francis Launches Anti-War CampaignAs US President Obama campaigns for support for military intervention in Syria, Catholic leader rallies opposition.
Pope: 'True Christian Cannot Be Anti-Semite'"Because of our common roots, a true Christian cannot be anti-Semitic," says Pope Francis.
Pope Francis Extends Passover Greetings to Jewish CommunityPope Francis extends Passover wishes to Jewish community in a gesture aimed at strengthening relations between the two religions.
Peres to New Pope: Come to IsraelPresident Peres congratulated the new pope on being chosen for the office at a meeting with Church leaders Thursday.
New Pope Said to Have Good Relations With Argentine JewsThe Roman College of Cardinals on Monday evening elected Jorge Bergoglio, the Archbishop of Buenos Aires, as its new Pope
PM Netanyahu Thanks Pope Ahead of RetirementPM Netanyahu sent a letter to outgoing Pope Benedict XVI thanking him for his work on behalf of strengthening interfaith ties.
Chief Rabbis Laud Pope's Work to Fight Anti-SemitismIsrael’s chief rabbis respond to the surprise resignation of Pope Benedict XVI, say that he worked hard to fight anti-Semitism.
European Rabbis: Hope Next Pope Will Fight Hate, TooThe European Rabbinical Council said that it hoped that Pope Benedict's replacement would continue to fight anti-Semitism as the Pope did
Pope Benedict XVI Announces ResignationPope Benedict XVI announced on Monday that he will be resigning from his post on Feb 28.
Lebanese Christian Leader to Ask Pope to Recognize 'Palestine'The Melkite Greek Catholic Church leader will ask the pope to recognize the Palestinian state when he visits Lebanon.
Yad Vashem Softens Criticism of Pope Pius XIIYad Vashem has modified its account of Pope Pius XII’s actions toward the Jews during WWII, following a long diplomatic dispute.
Similarities And Differences Between Two Papal Visits to CubaThe Catholic Church in Poland is seeking to exploit the weakened state of the Communist regime in Cuba.
Pope Meets Abbas, Keeps Quiet on Cleansing of ChristiansPope meets Palestinian Authority chairman at Vatican, avoids public fuss over PA’s systematic anti-Christian violence.
Pope: Don't Blame Jews for CrucifixionPope Benedict XVI blames the 'Temple Aristocracy' for the crucifixion, absolving the Jews of collective guilt.
Papal Session on Muslim Terror Starts By Blasting IsraelisPope Benedict XVI convened bishops to discuss Muslim terror against Christians, kicked things off with a swipe at Israel's loyalty pledge.
Vatican Responds to Jewish Fury On Move to Beatify Pius XIIThe Vatican sought Wednesday to calm the fury of European Jewry over its move to advance the beatification of WWII Pope Pius XII.
Obama Turns to Pope to Back Mideast PlanU.S. President Barack Obama is turning to the Pope to back his vision of a new Arab state on all of Judea and Samaria and eastern Jerusalem.
'One Word by Pope Means 1,000s of Jews'Anti-assimilation org says Pope’s consent to “consider” revealing names of hidden Holocaust Jewish children has led to “flood” of requests.
Peres Greets Pope in Official ResidencePrior to his visit in Yad Vashem, the Pope called on Pres. Peres in Jerusalem. "Peace" was the theme of the speeches.