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Holocaust Bishop

On the International Day of Holocaust Commemoration, Continue to Fight Anti-Semitism

Michael Oren | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Michael Oren

Much more energy must be channeled and awareness raised on the hatred of Jews and other minorities and its potentially murderous consequences.

German Cardinal Pushes Merkel To Apologize To Pope

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A prominent German cardinal has urged Chancellor Angela Merkel to apologize to Pope Benedict XVI for her unusual public criticism over the Vatican's h...

Pope Writes Explanatory Letter On Holocaust Denier

AP | FRANCES D'EMILIO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

VATICAN CITY — Pope Benedict XVI has sent a letter to Roman Catholic bishops around the globe saying the Vatican made "mistakes" in its handling...

Bishop Richard Williamson Back In Britain After Argentine Expulsion

The Independent | Jerome Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

When Bishop Richard Williamson sat down last year in an oak-panelled seminary in the picturesque Bavarian village of Zaitzkoven and agreed to an inter...

Holocaust Bishop Apologizes: Report

AP | ALESSANDRA RIZZO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ROME — A British bishop whose denial of the Holocaust embroiled Pope Benedict XVI in controversy has apologized for his remarks, a Catholic news...

Holocaust-Denying Bishop Scuffles With Reporter

AP | JEANNETTE NEUMANN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — A British bishop whose denial of the Holocaust embroiled the pope in controversy left Argentina Tuesday after the gove...

Holocaust Bishop Ordered Out Of Argentina

AP | DEBORA REY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — The traditionalist bishop whose denials of the Holocaust embarrassed the Vatican was ordered Thursday to leave Argenti...

Pope's Scandals Threaten To Alienate Mainstream Catholics

New York Times | RACHEL DONADIO and NICHOLAS KULISH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ROME -- Close on the heels of the pope's rehabilitation of a group of schismatic bishops, including one who denied the Holocaust, a second scandal has...

Pope Condemns Holocaust Denial

AP | VICTOR L. SIMPSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

VATICAN CITY — Pope Benedict XVI told American Jewish leaders Thursday that he plans to visit Israel in May, coupling the long-awaited announcem...

Holocaust Bishop Condemned By France's Sarkozy

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

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Holocaust Bishop Controversary Sparks Cardinal To Admit Error

The Guardian | Kate Connolly in Berlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The cardinal in charge of the Vatican's relations with Jews has admitted that the Pope's decision to rehabilitate an ultra-conservative bishop who den...

Pope Keeps Finding Himself In Hot Water: Analysis

AP | VICTOR L. SIMPSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

VATICAN CITY — Criticism of Pope Benedict XVI has come from various quarters _ Muslims, Jews, members of his own flock. But in the latest papal...

Holocaust Bishop, Richard Williamson, Apologizes To Pope For Distress Caused

AP | FRANCES D'EMILIO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

VATICAN CITY — A bishop recently rehabilitated by Pope Benedict XVI expressed regret Friday to the pontiff for the "distress and problems" he ca...