Leuenberg Church Fellowship: Theological Study 'Church and Israel' accepted


From 19th to 25th June 2001, the 5th General Assembly of the Churches of the Leuenberg Church Fellowship was held at Queen's University, Belfast. The document 'Church and Israel' was received and accepted by the General Assembly with gratitude. … [more]

Joint Communique by the International Catholic-Jewish Liaison Committee


The International Catholic-Jewish Liaison Committee has released a Joint Communique on its meeting held in New York City in May 2001 on the theme 'Repentance and Reconciliation'. … [more]

New Guide for Interreligious and Intercultural Organizations in Israel Published


The Interreligious Coordinating Council in Israel (ICCI) announces the publication of its latest annual Guide to Interreligious and Intercultural Activities in Israel (2001), which contains information on 71 organizations in Israel affiliated with the ICCI. … [more]

Jewish-Christian activities in France


Prayers of Women in the Bible' was the theme of meetings from April to June 2001 of the Paris-East Amitié judéo-chrétienne … [more]

Changes at


Some news about the website … [more]

The Coordinating Committee for Christian-Jewish Cooperation elects a new executive board


Changes in the Austrian Coordinating Committee … [more]

The Jewish People and Their Sacred Scriptures in the Christian Bible


The long-awaited English translation of the Vatican text "The Jewish People and Their Sacred Scriptures in the Christian Bible," originally published in French and Italian in Fall, 2001, has been posted on the Vatican web site. … [more]

The ICCJ expresses deep concern to the Vatican regarding Syrian President Assad's vilification of Jews


Referring to the recent anti-Jewish polemic of Syria's President Assad during the Pope's visit to Syria, the ICCJ's General Secretary Rev. Friedhelm Pieper wrote to Cardinal Kasper, President of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity with its Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews, the following letter of concern … [more]

ICCJ criticizes International Fides Services News Release on Israel


Statement … [more]

ICCJ response to a disquieting Easter message from Jerusalem

Rev. Friedhelm Pieper, General Secretary, International Council of Christians and Jews | 19.04.2001

Letter to Dr Naim Ateek in his capacity as President of the Sabeel Ecumenical Liberation Theology Center in Jerusalem … [more]