Kurt Cardinal Koch

On July 1, 2010, Pope Benedict XVI appointed the then Bishop of Basel, Switzerland, Kurt Koch, to be the President of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, succeeding the retiring Cardinal Walter Kasper. In this capacity, he also is President of the Pontifical Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews.  On November 20, 2010, he was elevated to the College of Cardinals. He has served as President of the Swiss Episcopal Conference and is a member of the Swiss Council of Religions.

This page gathers his addresses and writings concerning Catholic-Jewish relations.

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1 Interview: Jewish-Catholic Dialogue and the dialogue between the Holy See and Judaism May-2013 Oliver Maksan, ACN
2 Trust as the Basic Attitude in a Culture of Humanity February-2013 Cardinal Kurt Koch
3 The Permanent Value of Nostra Aetate November-2012 Cardinal Kurt Koch
4 In the Service of Jewish-Catholic Understanding October-2012 Cardinal Kurt Koch
5 Interview: "Nostra Aetate is in force and retains validity" August-2012 Cardinal Kurt Koch (interview)
6 Christians Called to be Faithful to Abraham’s Heritage May-2012 Cardinal Kurt Koch
7 Building on "Nostra Aetate" - 50 Years of Christian-Jewish Dialogue May-2012 Cardinal Kurt Koch
8 Theological Questions and Perspectives in Jewish-Catholic Dialogue October-2011 Cardinal Kurt Koch