Jews, Church, & Civilization VII

INTRODUCTION

1965 CE:  “NOSTRE AETATE”

Oct 8…

Vatican Council II under Pope Paul VI

“The Catholic Church decries hatred, persecutions, and displays of anti–Semitism, directed against Jews at any time and by anyone…”

The fatal flaw – and problem, however, is that all of the above – hatred, persecutions, displays of anti–Semitism, aside from incitement to persecutions, demonizations—REMAIN fully incubated in—and disseminated through—the most sacred documents of Christendom… and the central saga of Christendom—the Passion of the Christ Saga—most often selectively assembled from the most inflammatory vignettes of the four Canon Gospels.

To my knowledge, there was no cosmic moral exemption given to religion–sponsored programs, allowing them hate–mongering and demonization privileges.

Note, as well, that there are front–and–center components in Nostre Aetate itself essentially reiterating the tenuous construct that the “Jewish leadership” pressed for the death of Jesus. Thus, while the left hand of Nostre Aetate decries hatred and bigotry, the right hand incubates the same. All in the very same late–20th century document.

To wit, leading–off the paragraph preceding the ecumenical statement above…

“True, the Jewish authorities and those who followed their lead, pressed for the death of Christ…”

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