To embrace such a development will require them to put aside centuries of theological doctrine. Will they prove able to do so? Should they?
Jews have made heroic efforts to help their own—and also to condemn violence against Christians.
Recent popes have indeed been friendlier to Jews than any before. But realizing the full implications of that friendship could take generations.
Yitzḥak Halevi Herzog and the hidden children.
His father’s pleas to FDR accomplished little.
Pope Francis should step in on their behalf.
A mentally disabled woman has been deemed unfit to reproduce.
After decades, Pius XII’s files will be revealed.
And a new proposal won’t stop same-sex couples from adopting.
Jews know what those who mean harm can do with sensitive information.
In the debate over the place of Christianity vis-à-vis secular liberal culture, let the Church speak for itself.
In play again are bitterly contested questions about the Catholic Church, about religion and politics, and—inevitably—about Christianity’s relation to Judaism and the Jews.