Shared Heritage program for Polish Christian Leadership

Forum for Dialogue* | 01.09.2019

Being at the forefront of Polish/Jewish, we have seen the need to address the position of Christian churches and traditions in Polish/Jewish relations. … [more]

Commemoration of the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the State of Israel and the Holy See

Pietro Parolin | 01.07.2019

The following is the address given by Cardinal Secretary of State Pietro Parolin on June 15, 2019, on the occasion of the commemoration of the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the State of Israel and the Holy See, which took place in the Major Temple in Rome.[more]

WCC, IJCIC agree to restore formal relations, strengthen communication

World Council of Churches | 01.07.2019

28 June 2019 - The World Council of Churches (WCC) and the International Jewish Committee for Interreligious Consultations (IJCIC ) have met formally on 25-27 June in Paris. … [more]

Statement on recent alarming incidents in Poland

Polish Council of Christians and Jews | 01.06.2019

ICCJ’s member organization, the Polish Council of Christians and Jews (Polska Rada Chrześcijan i Żydów), published on May 14, 2019 a statement on recent alarming incidents in Poland. … [more]

People, Ideas and Boundaries on the Move


Press Release of the International Catholic-Jewish Liaison Committee on the 24th International Catholic Jewish-Liaison Committee Meeting (Rome, Italy, 13 to 16 May 2019), 17.05.2019 … [more]

Sharing Tragedy Can Bring Hope

Deborah Weissman | 01.06.2019

10.05.2019 | A joint ceremony of mourning for Israelis and Palestinians is controversial, but can also open a window of hope for a better shared future. ICCJ’s former President Debbie Weissman was there. … [more]

Parallel Traces: New EU-funded Jewish heritage project aims to promote awareness through digital art

JCR | 01.05.2019

A new, EU-funded Jewish heritage project, Parallel Traces: A New Lens on Jewish Heritage, aims to encourage awareness of urban Jewish heritage through digital art — photographs, audio and visual presentations, and the like. … [more]

Religious freedom advocates call on elected leaders to protect the ability to practice faith without fear

JCR | 01.05.2019

More than one hundred and forty religious liberty advocates from across the religious and political spectrum delivered a letter today to the White House and Congress asking elected leaders to ensure that individuals and communities are able to practice their religion without fear for their physical safety. … [more]

Leo Baeck Summer University 2019 - Jewish Berlin - Past and Present

JCR | 01.04.2019

We still have a few free places and scholarships to offer! The deadline for applications has been postponed to April 15, 2019! … [more]

The Church is not afraid of history

JCR | 01.04.2019

Pope Francis announces opening of the Vatican Archives for the Pontificate of Pius XII on March 2, 2020. … [more]