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Historian: Catholic Church Pivotal in Rescue of Roman Jews

Last edited 17th October 2013

Historian: Catholic Church Pivotal in Rescue of Roman Jews

The efforts of the Catholic Church were undoubtedly decisive in the escape of most of Rome's Jews during World War II, according to a Jewish historian and columnist.

In a recently published book, “Portico d'Ottavia, 13,” Anna Foa describes the only raid against Jews committed by Nazis in Rome, and the actions of the Vatican to save the Jews. Visit this article from CNA to read more.


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