Are Italian Jews 'too cozy' with the Catholic Church?
Italy's conservative Jewish community accuses progressive Jews of being too Catholic-friendly.
MILAN – These are troubled times for Italy’s tiny, millennia-old Jewish community. Currently, there are about 35,000 Jews registered in the Unione delle Comunità Ebraiche Italiane (UCEI), the national umbrella organization of the local communities. Most of the Jews are concentrated in the country’s two major cities: Rome, which alone counts for...
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