Tag: "Nostra Aetate"

Pope Francis, Evangelii Gaudium, The Joy of the Gospel

Front Row With Francis: The Jewish Roots of Christianity


Reflecting on the 50 anniversary of the historic Vatican II declaration Nostra Aetate, Pope Francis lauded the document for proposing to every Christian “the rediscovery of the Jewish roots of Christianity.” Speaking in cinematic terms to give ourselves a frame of reference, is Christianity a remake (or re-boot), a sequel, or a spin-off of Judaism?  […]