Not for the Catholics nor for the Jews nor anyone else. Canonization is no more than an ultra-solemn declaration that the Subject is in heaven (wherever, whatever that is). If the Subject is in heaven, canonization does him/her no extra favours. If the Subject isn't in heaven, then canonization effects nothing except an illusion. Forget it - life's much more interesting.
11-year-old wounded in suspected stabbing in central Israel (Haaretz)
from the article: Rome's Jews furious over papal decree extolling Pius' 'heroic virtues'
Plan recognizes that two-state solution is not imminent, seeks to separate dozens of Jerusalem-area Palestinian villages from the city itself among other measures.11:26 08.02.16 | 0 comments