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 Catholic Statement and “Converting the Jews”

There’s a new op-ed piece on the Forward website entitled, “What New Vatican Memo Really Means for Jews for Jesus – and Us.” The author, J.J. Goldberg, corrects the report that the Vatican announced that “Catholics should not try to convert Jews.” Instead, he says that the “New Vatican Memo” rejects “specific institutional mission work”… Continue reading The Catholic Statement and “Converting the Jews”