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Cardinal reaches out to Jewish leaders

Offers ceremony on Holocaust menorah

DECISION PROTESTED The pope lifted the excommunication of Bishop Richard Williamson, who denies the Holocaust. DECISION PROTESTED
The pope lifted the excommunication of Bishop Richard Williamson, who denies the Holocaust.
By Michael Paulson
Globe Staff / February 24, 2009

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Cardinal Sean P. O'Malley, facing a group of local Jewish leaders upset by the Vatican's decision to lift the excommunication of a Holocaust denier, yesterday declared the Holocaust to be "the worst crime in human history" and pledged to move a Holocaust memorial to the new Braintree headquarters of the Archdiocese of Boston. (Full article: 617 words)

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