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PBS NewsHour | The Pope reaches out to the Jewish Community | PBS

Duration: 03:13
Program: PBS NewsHour
Broadcast Date: Oct. 19, 2013

Pope Francis made several overtures to the Jewish community this week, sending an email to the son of two Holocaust survivors to laud him on a lecture discussing faith and the Holocaust, and refusing to grant a former Nazi war criminal a funeral mass. Kim Lawton from PBS's Religion and Ethics Weekly talks about the improving relationship between the Catholic church and the Jewish community.

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Post Date: October 19, 2013