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    • Vittorio Antonio
    • 13.03.13 | 23:02 (IST)

    "Bergoglio also won high marks for his compassionate response to the 1994 bombing in Buenos Aires of a seven-story building housing the Argentine Jewish Mutual Association and the Delegation of the Argentine Jewish Association. It was one of the worst anti-Jewish attacks ever in Latin America, and in 2005 Rabbi Joseph Ehrenkranz of the Center for Christian-Jewish Understanding at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut, praised Bergoglio's leadership." "He was very concerned with what happened, Ehrenkranz said. "He's got experience." Reference: National Catholic Reporter 3/3/13

    from the article: Catholic church names Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio from Argentina pope; to be called Francis
    First published 21:15 13.03.13 | Last updated 21:15 13.03.13
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