My Response to Forward Op-Ed on “Conversion”

I just sent the following letter to the editor of the Forward, in response to  Friday's op-ed on the recent Catholic statement on relations with the Jewish people. In “What New Vatican Memo Really Means for Jews for Jesus — and Us,” J.J. Goldberg corrects the notion that the Vatican has announced that “Catholics should… Continue reading My Response to Forward Op-Ed on “Conversion”

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“The Gifts and Calling of God are Irrevocable”

A recent statement by the Catholic Commission on Relations with the Jews, entitled “The Gifts and Calling of God are Irrevocable,” has stirred up some healthy controversy, as well as outright opposition from groups that support Jewish evangelism. David Brickner of Jews for Jesus calls the Catholic statement “egregious,” and asks whether its authors are… Continue reading “The Gifts and Calling of God are Irrevocable”