No to anti-Semitism and political manipulation of the truth

Council of Bishops’ Conferences of Europe (CCEE) | 01.02.2020

Statement from the Council of European Bishops'Conferences (CCEE) and the Commission of the Bishops' Conferences of the European Union (COMECE) on the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the German Nazi extermination camp Auschwitz-Birkenau. … [more]

Once more I firmly condemn every form of antisemitism

Pope Francis | 01.02.2020

Address of his Holiness Pope Francis to a delegation of the "Simon Wiesenthal Center", Consistory Hall, Monday, 20 January 2020. … [more]

A theology of welcoming and dialogue

Pope Francis | 01.07.2019

Address of His Holiness at the meeting on the theme "Theology after Veritatis Gaudium in the context of the Mediterranean", Naples, 21 June 20109. … [more]

"Jesus and the Pharisees: An Interdisciplinary Reappraisal"

Pope Francis | 01.06.2019

Address of His Holiness Pope Francis to the Pontifical Biblical Institute. Clementine Hall Thursday, 9 May 2019. … [more]

For a Christian any form of antisemitism is a rejection of one’s own origins, a complete contradiction

Pope Francis | 01.04.2019

Address of His Holiness Pope Francis to members of the American Jewish Committee, Vatican, Consistory Hall, Friday, 8 March 2019. … [more]

Friendship and dialogue between Jews and Christians need to pass beyond the boundaries of the scientific community

Pope Francis | 01.04.2019

Address of His Holiness Pope Francis at the meeting commemorating the 50th anniversary of the death of Cardinal Agostino Bea, Vatican, Consistory Hall, Thursday, 28 February 2019. … [more]

Bishops of Holy Land Coordination release statement after their visit to Israel and Palestine


STATEMENT – The Holy Land Coordination stands in solidarity with all Christians in Israel and Palestine. Our ongoing advocacy for a just peace is informed by an annual pilgrimage to meet with our sisters and brothers, listen to them, and witness the challenges they face. This year our focus has been those Christians who live in the state of Israel. … [more]

Warning against resurgent antisemitism

Pope Francis | 01.10.2018

ANGELUS Meditation, Santakos Park in Kaunas (Lithuania), Sunday, 23 September 2018. … [more]

To Participants in the International Conference on the Responsibility of States, Institutions and Individuals to Fight Anti-Semitic Hate Crimes

Pope Francis | 31.03.2018

Address of His Holiness on Monday, 29 January 2018, Clementine Hall, Vatican. … [more]

"Jerusalem is a treasure of all humanity that cannot be reduced to a territorial dispute and political sovereignty"

Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem | 31.12.2017

Jerusalem, December 8, 2017 – Amidst the reactions prompted by the decision of President Trump to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel, the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem underscores the sacredness of the city and wishes that she remains a place where Jews, Christians and Moslems continue to meet one another.[more]