venerdì 11 novembre 2016

Argentina
Argentine rabbi and friend of Pope Francis joins local interfaith dialogue

thejewishchronicle.net
“Imagine you turn on your phone,” said Rabbi Abraham Skorka to several hundred attendees at the Performing Arts Center at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe. You scroll down and all of a sudden, “you get an email from the pope.” Such is a regular occurrence for Skorka, the Latin American spiritual leader and longtime dialogue friend of Pope Francis. An oft-cited demonstration of the connection between the Argentine men of faith includes the co-authored book “On Heaven and Earth,” a 2013 translation of Skorka and then Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio’s 2010 Spanish work, “Sobre el cielo y la tierra.” (...)