From David Benkof's The Times of Israel blog:
"The shift in tone that Pope Francis is bringing to the Catholic Church has serious repercussions for people who follow that religion — and those of other faith systems. As the most prominent religious figure in today's world, the actions, ideas, and approach of the pontiff (literally, `bridge builder') deserve attention, including among Jews. In fact, I think even our most outstanding rabbis could learn from Pope Francis..
Read the rest here. (Only one teeny nit: it was actually Pope Benedict XVI who had the Twitter account first).
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