Fri 1st Aug 2014 | Last updated: Thu 31st Jul 2014 at 16:39pm

Facebook Logo Twitter Logo RSS Logo
Hot Topics

Topic: Jews

Nuance is one of the first casualties of war in Gaza

There are few things less appealing than the tribalism which erupts whenever Israel goes to war

We must welcome Christians fleeing the Middle East to Britain

The long tradition of the presence of Christians in the Middle East is nearly at an end

Catholic Herald View: We are witnessing a great betrayal of Iraqi Christians

When is silence from Western leaders a shrewd political strategy and when is it simply cowardice?

The myth of why ‘faith’ schools work

The Trojan Horse scandal only emphasised how neither side of the debate is telling the whole truth

Should the Pope push through the canonisation of Pius XII?

A new book suggests the wartime pope used all the means within his power to help Jews

‘Ambucycle’ dedicated to Pope during Holy Land visit

Pope honoured by Israel’s voluntary emergency services organisation

Pope Benedict XVI: the Last Supper

Here we print an extract from the Pope’s new book, Jesus of Nazareth Part II

Vatican newspaper criticises Berlusconi for joke about Jews

L’Osservatore Romano said the offensive joke was a ‘sad’ example of the decline of public discourse in Italy

How to kill the myth of Hitler’s Pope

Harold Bloom said he wanted to bin all the remaining copies of his novel. Perhaps that idea could be taken up elsewhere

Pius XII ‘secured visas for Jews’ after Kristallnacht

Pope may have saved thousands of Jewish lives by secretly securing visas so they could escape the Third Reich, a German historian claims