Friday, July 25, 2014 Tammuz 27, 5774

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In his first formal address to the Jewish community, Archbishop Charles Chaput spoke candidly about his desire for strong Jewish-Catholic relations, while also highlighting the issues that sometimes impede understanding between the two religions.
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Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA
Hundreds of comments to an online story about Poland’s recent ban on kosher slaughter called on Jews to leave the country — and worse — disturbing many Jews in the predominantly Catholic country.
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JTA
Poland’s American-born chief rabbi said he would resign if a definitive ban on kosher slaughter is imposed in the country.
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Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA
For Ribeiro e Castro, correcting the injustice done to Portugal's Jews meant spearheading a bill to naturalize the descendants of those expelled, a measure that unanimously passed the Portuguese parliament in April.
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The community's central fundraising body has approved the allocation of $25 million to programs near and far.
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