venerdì 30 giugno 2017

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Top Catholic cleric in Palermo honored for returning ancient synagogue land to Jews
Jerusalem Post
“This is the first step on a long path,” Archbishop of Palermo Corrado Lorefice said Thursday upon receiving the Raoul Wallenberg Medal for having transferred to the Jewish community a churchowned facility built atop the ruins of the Great Synagogue of Palermo. Addressing the audience at a celebratory event at his residence, Lorefice was moved to tears as a he delivered a heartfelt speech.  (...)