March 27, 2000

NEWS STORY: Pope, Ending Pilgrimage, Meets with Muslims, Prays at Western Wall

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c. 2000 Religion News Service JERUSALEM _ In an unprecedented gesture of reconciliation between Catholics and Jews, Pope John Paul II prayed at the Western Wall, Judaism’s holiest place, Sunday (March 26) and placed a plea for forgiveness and brotherhood between its ancient stones. The pope departed in an Israel El Al B-747 jetliner shortly […]

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