Lending a Hand In Interfaith

Tags: Currents Middle East, Peace, Religious Freedom, Religious Persecution, World News

A group of rabbis believe the recently torched church in Tabgha, the shrine where Christians believe Jesus performed the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fish, was burned on explicitly religious, rather than political grounds. They are now leading a campaign that not only intends to donate thousands to rebuilding the church, but aims to educate and change the mindsets of religious extremists. Currents correspondent Michelle Powers spoke to one rabbi taking charge of the initiative.