Daily Archives: April 5, 2012

Holy Week and hatred of the Jews redux

Even after years of fruitful work on Christian-Jewish relationships, good biblical scholarship and the landmark Second Vatican Council document “Nostra Aetate”, the nagging old canard that the Jews killed Jesus won’t quite go away. And there is no other time … Continue reading

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Pope’s chocolate egg heads to prison

By Bridget Kelly Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — During the pope’s Wednesday general audience in St. Peter’s Square, a chocolate company in Northern Italy gave him a 551-pound chocolate egg. The massive, beautiful egg is hand-decorated and reaches more … Continue reading

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