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Press Conference

Presentation of the international conference

“New documents from the Pontificate of Pope Pius XII and their Meaning for Jewish-Christian Relations:

A Dialogue Between Historians and Theologians”

Pontifical Gregorian University October 9, 2023 at 11.30 am


H.E. Mons. Étienne Vetö

Auxiliary Bishop of Reims, former Director of the Cardinal Bea Center for Judaic Studies (Pontifical Gregorian University)

Dr. Iael Nidam-Orvieto

Director of the International Institute for Holocaust Research (Yad Vashem, Jerusalem)

Dr. Suzanne Brown-Fleming

Director of International Academic Programs at the “Jack, Joseph, and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies” (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington D.C.)


Dr. Massimo Gargiulo

Pro-Director of the Cardinal Bea Center for Judaic Studies (Pontifical Gregorian University)

* After the press conference it will be possible to participate at the Special pre-conference event “Jews Rescued in Ecclesial Houses During the Nazi Occupation of Rome”.

Accreditation Procedure

Journalists and media operators who wish to participate must apply, no less than 48 hours before the event, through the Holy See Press Office online accreditation System at press.vatican.va/accreditamenti

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