Jorge at home in the synagogue.
Both Jorges [Bergoglio & Kirzsenbaum, the president of DAIA] shook hands, and the cardinal said to the Jewish leader: "You will be our brothers in the faith, but you are our son" ... Kirzsenbaum looked at him in disarray and with a mischievous smile Bergoglio clarified : "You are not from Boca, you? Well, guess what block (neighborhood) I am ..." Any possible tension that could have been generated was diluted with the football reference to his status as a fan of St. Lawrence, since yesterday Pope Francis I. After breakfast at the AMIA, the prelate went to the Belgrano neighborhood - along with Kirzsenbaum and other leaders - to see a sample of Maimonides (the first exegete of the Torah to study the Holy Scriptures from Aristotelian logic) at the Larreta Museum.
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