theology – ethics – society

A Pilgrim’s Lack of Progress

papst-howie_berlin-flickr-nicht-verandernIt was nice that Pope Benedict XVI visited a mosque in Jordan and professed his “deep respect” for Islam. I’m glad he’s going to Yad Vashem, the profoundly moving memorial to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust. But overall, I’ve been underwhelmed so far by this papal pilgrimage to the Middle East–only the second such visit ever to Israel. > mehr.

Also watch (German):

Papst – Große Erwartungen an Besuch in Israel (Video)


picture: howie_berlin,


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This entry was posted on May 11, 2009 by in bible, christian, christianity, church, Faith, god, Islam, Jesus, jewish, jews, Koran, life, Muslim, Muslims, politics, Religion, theology and tagged , , , .



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