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CRRJ and IJCIC, Representing World Jewry, Celebrate Nostra Aetate at 55

Contact: Noam Marans, [email protected], 212.891.6770 October 28, 2020 – Rome and New York – In a dramatic demonstration of Catholic-Jewish amity, the Vatican’s Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews (CRRJ) and the International Jewish Committee for Interreligious Consultations (IJCIC) exchanged public messages in commemoration of the fifty-fifth anniversary of Nostra Aetate, the milestone document[…]

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Nostra Aetate: 50th Anniversary Celebration at the United Nations

2015 marks the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Second Vatican Council’s Declaration on the Relation of the Church with non-Christian Religions, popularly called Nostra Aetate, from the document’s first two words in the official Latin, meaning “In our time.” By far the shortest of all the major documents of the Council — just five paragraphs and[…]