Rabbi Daniel Polish | John Courtney Murray, S.J., Lecture 2016

Rabbi Daniel Polish | John Courtney Murray, S.J., Lecture 2016

As the conversation around matters of faith and public life continues to grow, both domestically and internationally, America Media is proud to present this year's John Courtney Murray, S.J., lecture. In the lecture “Nostra Aetate: A Lever That Moved the World,” Rabbi Daniel Polish will discuss the progress made in ecumenical and interfaith relations in the 50 years since the “Declaration on the Relation of the Church with Non-Christian Religions” of the Second Vatican Council.

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William Rydberg
2 years 4 months ago
I just don't get to the interpretation that N.A. means that the Gospel and Christ's saving work is just one Religion among many? In my opinion I cannot find wording that even remotely supports such a conclusion. The document recognizes that we live in the world. Jesus-God come in the flesh knew this. Just my opinion...

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