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    • Les Swank
    • 04.03.13 | 06:30 (IST)

    Under cover of the paper mache brickbats that Zionists habitually tossed at Benedict XVI, just as rabbi Dorsch does here, the wisest observers among us politically always secretly valued him as ‘The Pope of Tel Aviv.’ Does the reader doubt it? Read the in-depth analysis on Benjamin Netanyahu’s secondary Facebook site for philosophical inquiry (the one with the blue box around his portrait). It will be obvious that the ideological essence of the last four popes (not counting John-Paul I, who didn’t live long enough) has been quite attuned to Hebrew service.

    from the article: Will Pope Benedict XVI’s successor forget the mutually enriching relationship of Jews and Christians?
    First published 14:28 03.03.13 | Last updated 14:28 03.03.13
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