New research confirms work of Pope Pius XII to shield Jews from Nazis
August 30, 2021
CWN Editor's Note: A new investigation into the record of Pope Pius XII has confirmed that the wartime Pontiff led an effort to protect Italian Jews from Nazi persecution. Studying statistical data, Deacon Dominiek Oversteyns found that more than 1,000 Jews living in Rome found refuge under Catholic auspices: in parishes, private homes, convents, and Vatican institutions.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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