Posts Tagged ‘Catholic-Jewish’

Catholic grocer helps Mexican Jews keep kosher

Monday, June 8th, 2020

Noe Trinidad Chavez  a 56-year-old, a native of the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca, was born and raised Catholic. Now he’s the owner of two Jewish food shops, including this one that’s no more than 6 feet by 14 feet with a lime-green awning adorned with a Star of David. Read more Related Posts:The Jew Read more

Catholic-Jewish school opens

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

A Catholic-Jewish school campus has been opened in Scotland by Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis and Bishop John Keenan. It is the first joint faith Catholic-Jewish school in the world. Read more Related Posts:The Jew who became a priest will be buried as a JewAtheist chief chaplain at HarvardCatholic School principal spends day on the roofNew Read more

Nostra Aetate and Catholic-Jewish relations

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015

Fifty years ago this Wednesday, the Vatican issued a declaration that established a new rapport between Jews and Catholics. On the eve of this anniversary, the Anti-Defamation League — founded to protect Jewish lives and rights — called the Church’s approval of Nostra Aetate “arguably the most important moment in modern Jewish-Christian relations.” How so? Read more