We Remember: A Reflection on the Shoah

  Letter from the Pope To My Venerable Brother Cardinal Edward Idris Cassidy On numerous occasions during my Pontificate I have recalled with a sense of deep sorrow the sufferings of the Jewish people during the Second World War. The crime which has become known as the Shoah remains an indelible stain on the history…

Jews and Judaism in the new Catechism of the Catholic Church

CENTRAL COMMITTEE OF GERMAN CATHOLICS | 30.01.1996 Extracts from a statement by the Central Committee of German Catholics, published January 29, 1996 “A vocal interruption” (Ein Zwischenruf) “The new ‘Catechism of the Catholic Church’ (CCC) may distinguish itself from its predecessors in content and form, in intention and by the people it addresses. But it too…