U.S. Special Envoys to Organization of Islamic Conference and Combating Anti-Semitism at JCU

Nostra AetateOn Thursday, October 29th, the John Cabot Interfaith Initiative cohosted a panel discussion with the U.S. Embassy to the Holy See on “Nostra Aetate 50 Years On: The Continued Importance of Interreligious Engagement in Combating Intolerance.”

U.S. Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism, Ira Forman, and Acting U.S. Envoy to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Arsalan Suleman, travelled to Rome for the anniversary remembrances of Nostra Aetate led by Pope Francis this week, and took part in the panel. The Nostra Aetate document represented a landmark shift in the Catholic Church’s relationship with both Judaism and Islam and denounced anti-Semitism in strong and broad terms….Continue Reading Here