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Page 2, HERITAGE, Florida Jewish News, October 5. 1979 The Pope's Director, Interreligious Affairs, American Jewish Committee Visit to moret00on00 Pope John Paul II arrived in the Onited States on Yom Kippur, the most solemn day in the jewish year. For on Yom Kippur the Jewish people throughout the world articulate their America values and aspirations for the redemption of the Jewish people, of Israel, and of the entire human family. "And may all wickedness be consumed as a flame," Jews prayed on this day, "and may evil rule be removed from the earth." How is evil in the world to be overcome? The Jewish prayer book proposed as an answer, "May all Your (God's) children unite in one fellowship to do Your will with a perfect heart." Pope John Paul II comes to these shores at a time when the American people, and particularly the Jewish people, feel deeply troubled about "the wickedness and evil rule" in the wodd. At Camp David on July 10 I joined a group of 10 religious leaders in discussing with President Carter and his top aides "the malaise of America" and "the crisis of confidence." For Americans, this pervasive anxiety and downbeat mood may well be an accumulated response to the shocks of Vietnam, Watergate, the assassinations of the Kennedys and Martin Luther King -- a gloom now deepened by the economic decline and the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries induced oil crises. The Passion Play Of Andrew Young For American .Jews who, as Dorothy Parker said, are like everybody else but more so, there is the additional emotional burden these days of watching incredulously as elements in our government and some public personalities fail all over themselves to embrace and legitimatize the Palestine Liberation Organization assassins, people who daily murder, bomb and terrorize innocent civilians, men, women and children. POPE JOHN PAUL II chats with Rabbi Marc Tanenbaum Add to that dispiriting mood the Passion Play of Andrew during a papal audience at the Vacan earlier this gear, Young -- lhe first Black Ambassador to the United Nations At that time Rabbi Tanenbaurn said the Pope "spoke of who is perceived as martyred, and the fact that some the close relatedness of ChrLstlanlty to Judaism, and he demagogic leaders resort to raw, blatant, racist anti-Semitism called for strong eorts to foster fraternal d[a/ogue and trong out the ancient and discredited canard of collective frult[ut collaboration between Catholics and Jews Jewishguilt--"theJewscrucifiedhim."AndthePresidentof throughout the world." R   photo the United States finally tells the truth, namely, that "the Jews" did not crucify Andy Young who foreordained his resignation 'SPECIAL TO READERS OF HERITAGE by his own conscious actions.  Meanwhile, the collective Jewish guilt charge has become / established as a dogmatic verity in much of the Black consciousness and will be as difficult to overcome as the original "Christ-killer" canard. Israel at Thirty Overarching thee domestic troubles, Pope John Paul II ] 948-1978. comes to the United Nations at a time when the entire human The wonderful story of family feels in its bones a universal malaise. The insane Israel's rebirth, in words and "Life"-size proliferation of nuclear weaponry finds the Clnited States and photographs, lndepend- the Soviet Union bristling with the capacity to destroy the four ence, immigration, billion people of earth 20 times over. There is now the real war, and the struggle possibility of igniting a global Auschwitz. We are, in fact, the Jorpeoce. first generation to be told that we may be the last. 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