Jewish-Catholic Celebration of Hannukah inside Vatican Walls

Lisa Palmieri-Billig* | 01.01.2018

Vatican offices have received some extraordinary guests this past week. … [more]

Remains of a 1,500 year old monastery and church uncovered in Beit Shemesh

JCR | 31.12.2017

20 Dec 2017 - Over 1,000 teenagers participated in the archaeological excavations, and helped reveal the impressive colored mosaic floors and imported marble artifacts found onsite. … [more]

Liturgical and Homiletic Material for Christians on Holocaust Memorial Day

JCR | 30.11.2017

Material launched by the Council of Christians and Jews (CCJ) and the Churches Together in Britain and Ireland (CTBI). … [more]

Supreme Court President Lady Hale launches Board of Deputies Family Life and Customs booklet

Board of Deputies | 30.11.2017

November 29, 2017 - President of the Supreme Court Lady Hale last night spoke at the launch of the Board of Deputies’ booklet, Jewish Family Life and Customs: a Practical Guide. … [more]

Amos Oz received Mount Zion Award 2017

JCR | 31.10.2017

On Sunday, October 29, 2017, Israeli writer Amos Oz received the 2017 Mount Zion Award in the Dormition Abbey in Jerusalem. … [more]

Orthodox Judaism and the Catholic Church, celebrating a new milestone in Catholic-Jewish relations

Lisa Palmieri-Billig* | 30.09.2017

The top representatives of the world’s three main bodies of Orthodox Judaism from Europe, Israel and the U.S., presented Pope Francis with a memorable document entitled “Between Jerusalem and Rome”. … [more]

The European Muslim Jewish Leadership Council about Parliamentary elections in Germany, 24th September 2017

JCR | 30.09.2017

The European Muslim Jewish Leadership Council has closely observed the German parliamentary elections on the 24th of September. … [more]

A Statement from Christian Ethicists Without Borders on White Supremacy and Racism


The following statement was signed by over 780 concerned Christian ethicists and theologians. For a full and updated list of signatories, please see :click here. … [more]

Reforming, Rereading, Renewing: Martin Luther and 500 Years of Tradition and Reform in Judaism and Christianity

Murray Watson | 31.08.2017

A report by Dr Murray Watson, a conference participant from Canada and one of the more than 60 speakers and presenters at that conference in Bonn, Germany from July 2 to 5. … [more]

The ICCJ welcomes a new President and a new Executive Board

Anette Adelmann, ICCJ General Secretary | 31.08.2017

07.07.2017 * Elections for ICCJ President, Treasurer and Executive Board were held on Thursday July 6th in Bonn, Germany. The elections took place during the Annual General Meeting of the ICCJ, and each candidate was elected for a tenure of three years. … [more]