Nostra Aetate Celebration

Nostra Aetate Celebration

It has been 50 years since Nostra Aetate, the Second VAtican Council statement on interreligious relations, was decreed. While it is significant for its positive stance for interfaith dialogue between Catholics and all world religions, it has been especially important for creating a new era of dialogue and understanding between Catholics and Jews. On Sunday, 25 October at 1:30 pm, Kahal Kadosh Beh Elohim, 90 Hasell Street, Charleston, will host a talk by Dr. Michael S. Kogan, Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies at Montclair State University. The top is Nostra Aetate, 50 Years Later: Vatican II and the Age of Christian-Jewish Reconciliation. At 2:00 pm, there will be a Panel discussion Q & A: Looking at the past 50 years Moderator: Dr. Carl Evans Panelists: Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone, Rabbi Stephanie Alexander, Mayor Joseph Riley, Br. Ed Bergeron & Rev. Nelson Rivers A reception will follow at 3:15 pm at St. Mary of the Annunciation at 89 Hasell...