Web site presents photos of Jewish life in Central and Eastern Europe


An extensive photographic and documentary history of Jewish life in Central and Eastern Europe during the past century and today is now available on a Web site created by the Central Europe Center for Research and Documentation … [more]

Scholars Group Issues Statement on Rethinking Christian Faith in Relation to Judaism


The Christian Scholars Group on Christian-Jewish Relations, an association of professors in U.S. colleges, universities, and seminaries, has issued a statement calling on Christians to embrace a view of Judaism and the Jewish people that acknowledges that 'God's covenant with the Jewish people endures forever.' … [more]

U.S. Lutherans post "Talking Points" on Christian-Jewish relations


A new set of study and discussion materials entitled "Talking Points: Topics in Christian-Jewish Relations" has been posted on the internet by the Department for Ecumenical Affairs of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. … [more]

Interfaith Pioneer Rabbi Mordecai Waxman dies


Rabbi Mordecai Waxman, former president of the Synagogue Council of America and a pioneer in Christian-Jewish relations, died at his home in Great Neck, New York, on August 10, 2002. … [more]

American Baptists Issue Reply to "Dabru Emet"


The Committee on Christian Unity of the American Baptist Churches U.S.A. has issued a response to "Dabru Emet: A Jewish Statement on Christians and Christianity" … [more]

Jerusalem Website Offers Aids for Torah Study by Christians


The Bat Kol Institute, an international ecumenical association devoted to fostering study of Torah and Jewish spirituality by Christians, has established a website offering weekly guidance for study of the Parashat HaShavuah, the 'Torah Portion' that covers the Pentateuch over the course of a year. … [more]

Jewish History in Warsaw Presented on New Web Site


The city of Warsaw, Poland, has established a web site presenting the history of the Jewish community in Warsaw by means of a depiction of 54 locations of Jewish significance where buildings or parts of buildings survive. … [more]

Archbishop of Canterbury Commends Interfaith Relations


The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr. George Carey, has spoken of the importance of dialogue and the promotion of understanding in interfaith relations. … [more]

Council of Centers on Jewish-Christian Relations Formed


A coordinating council of 24 centers and institutes devoted to mutual understanding and cooperation between Christians and Jews has been formed in the U.S.A. … [more]

Group of Jewish, Palestinian, Islamic and Christian Communities Issues Statement Conflict Leads to Collaboration


Ongoing Middle Eastern conflict has led to representatives from the Jewish, Palestinian, Islamic and Christian communities working together to promote respect and harmony among all New Zealanders - regardless of faith. A Joint statement. … [more]