Aug. 20, 1826

Order issued by Pope Leo XII [Present-day Italy]: “[Pope Leo XII ordered the Jews back into the ghetto] to overcome the evil consequences of the freedom that [they] have enjoyed.”
“The Popes Against the Jews; The Vatican’s Role in the Rise of Modern Anti-Semitism.” David I. Kertzer. Page 63; Date researched by Ziba Shadjaani 2/2/2021