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Romanian priest who filmed anti-Semitic Easter greeting replaced

Romanian priest who filmed anti-Semitic Easter greeting replaced

Archdiocese of Bucharest replaces spokesperson accused of equating Jews with virus.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 25/04/2020 20:27
Did Pope Pius XII support Hitler?

Did Pope Pius XII support Hitler?

Researchers hope to finally uncover the truth about the Catholic Church's involvement in the Final Solution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/03/2020 19:04
A courageous Catholic voice against antisemitism

A courageous Catholic voice against antisemitism

"Silence is a fact, especially when it comes from on high"- Boston activist Frances Sweeney. Prof. Stephen H. Norwood and Dr. Rafael Medoff, 24/01/2020 08:59
Poland: Minister, Catholic church, denounce burning effigy

Poland: Minister, Catholic church, denounce burning effigy

Catholic Church in Poland decries burning of Jewish effigy on Easter weekend, promises to 'never tolerate' such incidents.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 23/04/2019 14:51
Notre Dame and the Jews

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, 16/04/2019 18:34
Churches angry as land expropriation bill to be debated by gov't

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, 21/12/2018 13:18
Of 280 churches, only 10 will be spared - the end of Christian Europe

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, 13/10/2018 19:10
Swedish nun sainted for saving Jews

Swedish nun sainted for saving Jews

Mary Elizabeth Hesselblad, who saved between 12 and 60 Jews during Holocaust, receives beatification from Pope Francis.Matt Wanderman, 05/06/2016 20:29
Pope Francis calls to accept gays

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, 08/04/2016 14:46
Church has no plans to stop missionizing Jews

Church has no plans to stop missionizing Jews

New Vatican document precludes "institutional mission work" but says believers are "called upon to bear witness" to Jews.Hillel Fendel, 23/12/2015 16:25
'Vatican's call not to convert Jews means nothing'

'Vatican's call not to convert Jews means nothing'

Anti-missionary group says nothing new in Catholic declaration that Jews don't need Jesus, largely because of who's missionizing.Nitsan Keidar, 11/12/2015 07:47
Jews Contrast Their Experiences with Refugees'

Jews Contrast Their Experiences with Refugees'

Pope Francis urged Catholic institutions to open their doors and house Syrian refugees until they could get on the their feet.Moshe Cohen, 06/09/2015 17:30
Analysis Details Catholic Charities' War on Israel

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, 02/06/2015 19:48
Catholic Event Planned for David's Tomb on Shavuot

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, 19/05/2015 08:32
Pope to Canonize First 'Palestinian Saints'

Pope 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, 07/05/2015 19:41
Jewish Visitors Keeping King David's Tomb Jewish

Jewish Visitors 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, 08/02/2015 08:16
Christian Clerics to Europe: Recognize 'Palestine'

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 14:04
Czech MP: Church was a Partner in the Holocaust

Czech MP: Church was a Partner in the Holocaust

Czech MP causes storm after accusing the Catholic Church of agreeing to massacre of Jews, helping Nazis escape justice.Nissan Tsur and Ari Soffer, 22/06/2014 00:00
David's Tomb Status Quo Breached by Mass Services

David's Tomb Status Quo Breached by Mass Services

Footage shows David's Tomb Compound has been handed over to fixed Catholic worship, endangering Jewish prayer rights.Shimon Cohen, Ari Yashar, 09/06/2014 12:49
Police to Heighten Security During Papal Visit

Police to Heighten Security 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, 18/05/2014 14:51
John XXIII: The 'Best Pope for The Jewish People'

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, 26/04/2014 20:52
An Open Letter to Pope Francis

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, 25/04/2014 16:50
Pope Plans Full State Visit

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, 27/03/2014 19:23
Report: Vatican Pushing for Control of Mount Zion

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, 19/02/2014 02:13
Polish Catholic Church Shows Blood Libel Painting

Polish Catholic Church Shows Blood Libel Painting

On Thursday for church's international Day of Judaism, controversial picture uncovered to expose realities of anti-Semitic past.Ari Yashar, 17/01/2014 08:05
Abbas to Christians: Visit PA During Papal Visit

Abbas to Christians: 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, 23/12/2013 19:58
Catholic Aid Societies Promote Hatred of Israel

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, 20/12/2013 00:23
Europe's Supercessionism: Islam Replaces Christianity

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, 25/10/2013 14:53
For the Pope, Israel Does Not Really Exist

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, 16/10/2013 09:40
Catholic Sect Calls Jews 'Enemies of Church'

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 , 08/01/2013 19:55