Forthcoming Film "The Passion" Criticized by Christian and Jewish Scholars



United Church of Canada Approves United Church-Jewish Relations Document


The 38th General Council of The United Church of Canada has approved a "milestone" document on the church's relations with the Jewish community that acknowledges a history of anti-Semitism within Christianity. … [more]

Study Guide Available for Film on Jewish-Catholic Relations



ICCJ holds Annual International Conference


Some 150 participants – Christians, Muslims and Jews – representing 25 of 32 member countries, attended the annual conference of the International Council of Christians and Jews (ICCJ), which this year took place near Utrecht, the Netherlands. … [more]

Jews and Moslems against Terror


On the 25th of June, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation and the Elijah School organized an interreligious summit on the theme: "Combating Terrorism”. … [more]

Parliament of the World


2004 Parliament of the World's Religions which will take place in Barcelona … [more]

Jewish topics prove popular at Ecumenical Kirchentag in Berlin


Presentations on Jewish thought, history, and contemporary life attracted many participants at the Ecumenical Kirchentag, a conference of 200,000 Protestant and Catholic Christians that met in Berlin, Germany … [more]

UNESCO Prize for Peace Education awarded to Father Emil Shoufani


This year's UNESCO Prize for Peace Education has been awarded to Father Emil Shoufani, principal of St. Joseph’s College, Nazareth, for his ongoing efforts for reconciliation between Arabs and Jews. … [more]

ICCJ expresses profound appreciation for the Middle East "Road Map"


ICCJ letter to President George W. Bush, Ariel Sharon and Abu Mazen … [more]

Fifth Academic Meeting between Judaism and Orthodox Christianity in Thessaloniki, Greece


The Fifth Academic Meeting between Judaism and Orthodox Christianity on 'Faithfulness to Our Sources: Our Common Commitment to Peace and Justice,' took place May 27-29, 2003 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, (Thessaloniki-Perea). … [more]