Toward Pope Francis’s arrival in Israel

An extraordinary special plenary session of the Israeli parliament (the Knesset) honored the memory of Pope John XXIII and different committees discussed how to implement better understanding between Christians and Jews in Israel.

For report see here

http://en.lpj.org/2014/05/15/israeli-parliament-pays-tribute-to-st-john-xxiii/

And here

http://www.catholic.co.il/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2313%3Aknesset-marks-50-years-since-death-of-pope-john-xxiii&catid=2%3Alatest&Itemid=9&lang=en

Following the Knesset session, the Israeli Ministry of Education decided to prepare special educational programs about Popes John XXIII and John Paul II

For report see here

http://www.catholic.co.il/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2316%3Ateaching-about-popes-in-israeli-schools&catid=2%3Alatest&Itemid=9&lang=en