Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI on Supersessionism and Covenant

JCR | 31.08.2018

In July 2018, emeritus pope Benedict XVI published in "Communio: International Catholic Review" an essay in German that critiques certain theological concepts that have emerged in post-Nostra Aetate Catholic theologies of Judaism. … [more]

Against Hatred of Jews Worldwide: Formation of a New Scholarly Society to Study Antisemitism

JCR | 31.08.2018

13 July 2018 - Scholars and policymakers who assembled in Vienna at the recent conference "An End to Antisemitism!" unanimously approved the proposal to form a new international academic society, to be called the International Organization for Antisemitism Research (IOAR). … [more]

WCC invites participation in World Week of Peace in Palestine and Israel

World Council of Churches (WCC) | 31.08.2018

10 July 2018 - In a 9 July letter, World Council of Churches (WCC) general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit invited the WCC global fellowship and all people of good will to participate in the World Week of Peace in Palestine and Israel on 16-23 September. … [more]

A Tale of Two Cities: Jewish-Christian Dialogue in Budapest and Kecskemét

Nike Snijders | 31.08.2018

"Towards Reconciliation in a Broken World. Jewish and Christian Contributions to Responsible Citzizenship". Report on the ICCJ Conference in Budapest, Hungary, June 2018. … [more]

“Dialogue Prize of Swiss Jews” awarded to the rabbi Noam Hertig und imam Muris Begovic

Conference of European Rabbis | 30.06.2018

(May 29, 2018) Today, the first «Dialogue Prize of Swiss Jews» was bestowed in a great ceremonial act in Berne. … [more]

EU leader tells Europe’s Jews: “I will always be there for you”

Conference of European Rabbis | 30.06.2018

(May 23, 2018) First VP of the European Commission, Frans Timmermans, stands by continents community while being awarded the Lord Jakobovits Prize for European Jewry. … [more]

Statement on the intended Canonisation of Pope Paul VI

The Council of Christians and Jews | 30.06.2018

(4th, 2018) The British Council of Christians and Jews (CCJ) welcomes the news that Pope Paul VI is to be canonised by the Roman Catholic Church. … [more]

Kantor Center Annual Report on Antisemitism Worldwide 2017

JCR | 30.04.2018

Wednesday, 11 April, 2018 - The General Analysis on Antisemitism Worldwide 2017 produced by the Kantor Center for the Study of Contemporary European Jewry was presented today during a press conference at Tel Aviv University. … [more]

KAICIID International Fellows Programme

JCR | 30.04.2018

Applications for the 2019 Fellows Programme are now open! KAICIID is seeking applications from education professionals working in institutions that train future religious leaders to take part in the 2019 KAICIID International Fellows Programme. … [more]

The Present and Future of Christian-Jewish Dialogue: Historical and Theological Perspectives

JCR | 30.04.2018

The Martin-Buber Chair in Jewish Thought and Philosophy at the Goethe University Frankfurt am Main is delighted to invite to an international conference, Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main, 13-15 May 2018. … [more]