A. James Rudin

A. James Rudin is an author at Religion News Service.

All Stories by A. James Rudin

55 years ago, a cardinal’s ‘special reverence’ for the Jews redeemed ‘Nostra Aetate’

October 28, 2020

(RNS) — The proclamation sparked a systematic effort by the Catholic Church to transform its past bitter relationships with Jews and Judaism.

After 75 years, a question about race haunts Truman’s calculation on Hiroshima

August 5, 2020

(RNS) — Much of the world focused on President Harry Truman’s explanation for using the bomb 75 years ago, but the Japanese I met had a different question.

The top 10 news stories in Judaism of 2019

December 27, 2019

(RNS) — The most important events and trends of the year in Judaism, from the horror of the Tree of Life Synagogue shooting to the hope of a burgeoning birth rate in Israel.

In the sacred stillness of Arlington National Cemetery

November 11, 2019

(RNS) — A visitors to the cemetery recognizes the enormous price in military dead America has paid, and continues to pay, for our freedom.

Billy Graham, an evangelistic ‘Lion in Winter’

February 21, 2018

(RNS) — No one knows how history will ultimately treat Billy Graham. But I am certain we shall never see his like again.

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