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Interfaith Program

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Date(s) - 05/15/2014
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Community Synagogue of Port Washington

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co-sponsored by TCS Brotherhood, Our Lady of Fatima Parish and St. Peter of Alcantara Parish

Dr. Elena Procario-Foley “Vatican II and the Synagogue’s Continuing Importance to the Church”

* History of Catholic-Jewish relations since 1947.
* The rapprochement between the two faiths.
* How Europeans fought racism/antisemitism during the pre-war, the war and post-war years, and how their efforts helped the “birth” of Nostra Aetate at the Second Vatican Council.
* The importance of Judaism for Christian self understanding.
* The continuing fostering of Catholic-Jewish relations by religious and lay leaders of both faiths.

This event is free. Refreshments will be served.

RSVP and questions to Stanley L. Ronell,, 516-883-3495