Pope John Paul II’s Encounters with Polish Jews

  • Stanislaw Krajewski
Keywords: John Paul II; Polish Jews; Catholic Church; post-war Jewish community in Poland; Pope's visit to Poland; Umschlagplatz; Shoah; Holocaust; theology; Solidarity

Abstract

This article examines the official encounters in Poland of Pope John Paul II with representatives of the Polish Jewish community. This study includes a first-hand account of the atmosphere of the meetings and their backgrounds. This article also offers an analysis of the Pope’s addresses.

Published
2020-03-26
How to Cite
Krajewski, S. (2020). Pope John Paul II’s Encounters with Polish Jews. Studies in Christian-Jewish Relations, 15(1). https://doi.org/10.6017/scjr.v15i1.12171
Section
Peer-Reviewed Articles