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Hitler’s Pope Was No Saint

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/opinion/article/hitlers_pope_was_no_saint_20100119

Pope Benedict XVI’s appearance at Rome’s Great Synagogue on Sunday did nothing to quell the controversy over plans to confer sainthood on Pius XII, the wartime pontiff who has been called Hitler’s Pope. In fact, he may have made matters worse when just two days earlier he took a further step in the process by declaring Pius’ “heroic virtues.”

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