David Rosen is an author at Religion News Service.
This won’t be the first ‘social distancing’ Passover
(RNS) — Judaism has a long tradition of isolation in times of contagion, but this Passover many Jews are trying to strike a balance between technology and true community.
What Pope Francis’ visit to Auschwitz means to the Jews
JERUSALEM (RNS) The memory of past hostility toward the Jews enables us to appreciate the remarkable Catholic-Jewish reconciliation of the last 50 years.
50 years of Christian-Jewish revolution: What we can all learn (COMMENTARY)
(RNS) If one religion can go from seeing another as contemptible and condemnable, to one that is respected and beloved, it can surely serve as a model for humanity at large.
GUEST COMMENTARY: Why we have to take the Saudis’ interfaith offer seriously
(RNS) What makes the King Abdullah Center for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue so special is not just that it has been established by three governments and that it has a multifaith board. Rather, it is the fact that this initiative has come from the very heart of the Muslim world — from the custodian of the two holiest shrines of Islam. By Rabbi David Rosen.