Statement of Anglican Primates on the Middle East


We, the Primates of the Anglican Communion representing 75,000,000 Anglican Christians in 164 countries of the world, gathered in Canterbury, have taken counsel following a message concerning the escalating conflict in Israel/Palestine … [more]

Statement Regarding the Current Escalation of the Middle East Conflict

German Coordinating Council of Societies for Christian-Jewish Cooperation | 12.04.2002

Faced with the increasingly intensifying conflict in the Middle East, we say to the general public as well as the political and social leaders of our country: our solidarity is with the State of Israel as the Jewish national home; at the same time we understand the right of the Palestinian people to their own state. … [more]

Centre for Jewish-Christian Relations, Cambridge, England


The Centre is pleased to announce bursaries (scholarships) for study in Jewish-Christian Relations. … [more]

U.S. Scholars Group on Jewish-Christian Relations Affiliates with Boston College


The Christians Scholars Group, an organization of twenty-two U.S. scholars whose work deals with biblical, theological, historical, and contemporary aspects of Christian-Jewish relations, is affiliating with the Center for Christian-Jewish Learning at Boston College. … [more]

New Jewish Museum to be Built in Warsaw


The Polish prime minister, Leszek Miller, announced the creation of a Jewish Museum in Warsaw … [more]

European Religious Leaders Meeting in Paris  


A two-day meeting was held in Paris on 28-29 January, 2002, to review the progress in Catholic-Jewish relations since the Second Vatican Council. … [more]

Antisemitic Incidents in Moscow


The Union of Councils for Jews in the Former Soviet Union protested the dissemination of anti-Semitic materials in Moscow, Russia. … [more]

British Christians make amends for 700-year-old wrong


In an act of repentance and reconciliation, Christians in Derby, England, have presented a gift of £3000 ($4300) to the local Jewish community as an equivalent for the sum paid by the burgesses of Derby in the year 1260 for a royal charter that specifically excluded Jews from ever living in the town … [more]

New Vatican Document on the Importance of the Jewish Scriptures for the Church


The Pontifical Biblical Commission has published a 200-page study entitled The Jewish People and Their Sacred Scriptures in the Christian Bible [more]

Pope Calls for Interreligious Day of Prayer for Peace


Pope John Paul II has invited representatives of the world's religions to join in a Day of Prayer for Peace at Assisi, Italy, on January 24, 2002. … [more]