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Talmud scholar, Weigel meet with Pope

December 05, 2016

Pope Francis received Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz and George Weigel in separate private audiences on December 5.

Steinsaltz is a leading scholar of the Talmud; Weigel, who wrote Witness to Hope, the acclaimed biography of St. John Paul II, interviewed the future Pope Francis in 2012.

The Holy See Press Office did not release additional details about the audiences.

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