Perfect Timing

Is it fortuitous the Pope is here on Yom Kippur ? ( the Jewish high holiday and Day of Atonement.) Yom KippurThe Pope has made peace and justice central to his message, President Obama won a Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to bring lasting peace to the International community.Today President Obama met Pope Francis when his plane landed at Camp David.Whatever your religious or political beliefs are – you gotta wonder , What did they say to each other? Both events received negative attention from the media. I am personally a big fan of President Obama meeting the leader of 70 million Catholics in the US. I am also a big fan of Yom Kippur and the Jewish practice of atonement, Wouldn’t it be great if the two celebrated their Judeo Christian roots and visited a Synagogue tomorrow for morning prayers ? That would be a sign of inclusion.

President Obama Welcomes Pope Franci              sPOPE-hp-ss-slide-26EF-thumbStandard

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