(RNS) — Living in America, I escaped the Nazis in those horrendous years. But I am forever haunted by the knowledge that had I been born in Transylvania instead of Pennsylvania, I would likely have been one of the 6 million Jews murdered during the...
Author - A. James Rudin
(RNS) — I judge every Passion play by asking if it tells a story that is totally free of anti-Jewish images, costumes and teachings.
(RNS) — Four powerful and irreversible forces are rapidly transforming the Jewish and Christian worlds.
(RNS) — Wonder Woman Gal Gadot, anti-Semitic outbreaks, and the death of Otto Warmbier were among the top Jewish stories this year.
(RNS) — Without the Maccabees’ victory and the preservation of Jewish religious life in ancient Israel, Christianity may not have emerged 200 years later with its taproots deeply embedded within Judaism.
(RNS) — For Christocrats, the sovereignty of God transcends the supremacy of the Constitution.
(RNS) — We can permanently eliminate three overused and well-known linguistic phrases that prevent us from recognizing the grim reality, the brutal truth of gun violence in the United States.
(RNS) — A rabbi and former Air Force chaplain cheers the strong anti-bigotry message delivered at the U.S. Air Force Academy last week, and remembers a similar message delivered at an air base in Japan some 40 years ago.
(RNS) — 'Biblical Manuscripts dating back to at least 200 BC, are for sale,' read a small ad in The Wall Street Journal, seven years after the discovery of the scrolls.
(RNS) — In place of historical reality was a hazy image of a lost innocent America, and a desperate craving to make our nation 'great again.'
(RNS) Those who fail to recognize the war's impact on the two faiths will fail at any peace effort.
(RNS) For many years, there were only three kinds of religious 'toothpaste' in the military: Judaism, Catholicism and Protestantism.
(RNS) 1897, 1917, 1947, 1967 … Will 2017, another year that ends in a seven, finally bring peace to Israel and its neighbors?
(RNS) Facts, of course, are necessary in any obituary, but facts alone cannot capture the essence of the man who was an extraordinary global leader in building human bridges of mutual respect and understanding between Roman Catholics and Jews.
(RNS) A decade ago, a critic said a book I wrote about the threat from the religious right was a 'paranoid rant' while another detractor wrote my 'alarmist' views were 'exaggerated and implausible.'