Sixty six year old, Rabbi David Saperstein has been nominated as the next U.S ambassador -at large-for international religious freedom. If approved by the Senate, he would be the first non-Christian to hold the post since it was created back in 1998
AACHEN, Germany, SEPT. 9, 2003 (Zenit.org).- Rabbi David Rosen of the American Jewish Committee suggested that a conference be held among the three religions of Abraham to solve the question of Jerusalem.
ROME, JULY 22, 2002 (Zenit.org).- The Synagogue of Rome held a prayer of reparation for last week’s desecration of tombs in the cemetery of Verano. The chief rabbi of Rome thanked the Pope for his support.
ROME, FEB. 12, 2002 (Zenit.org).- The “ways to peace” in the Holy Land should lead to “the constitution of a Palestinian state” and to promoting face-to-face meetings and collaboration, Rabbi Elio Toaff says.