Aharon Lopez

Aharon Lopez was previously Ambassador of Israel to the Vatican . A career diplomat in Israel's Foreign Service, he also served as Ambassador of Israel in Cyprus, as well as in diplomatic posts in Burma, Finland, and Australia.

Publications by Aharon Lopez

Jewish-Vatican Relations: The Possible Beatification of Pius XII and other Unresolved Issues

The attitude of the Catholic Church toward the Jews has radically changed in recent decades, followed by a transformation in its position vis-à-vis Israel. Read More »

Israel’s Relations with the Vatican

During the ceremony of the presentation of my credentials as the Ambassador of Israel to the Holy See on April 10, 1997, I told His Holiness that, actually, this was not my first connection with the Vatican. Read More »