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European Lutheran Leaders in Christian-Jewish Dialogue Meet in U.S.A.

12.06.2002

Fourteen persons working in the field of Christian-Jewish relations in Lutheran church bodies in 11 European countries met with representatives of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America as well as Jewish scholars and leaders in Allentown, PA and New York City May 2-6 for discussion and dialogue on mutual concerns. … [more]

Cardinal Husar of Ukraine Condemns Desecration of Kiev Synagogue

12.06.2002

Cardinal Lubomyr Husar, head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, addressed the citizens of Ukraine concerning the attack on the Brodsky Central Synagogue in Kiev on 13 April 2002. The text of the address, released by the cardinal's press service on 15 April 2002, follows. … [more]

Statement of Anglican Primates on the Middle East

15.04.2002

We, the Primates of the Anglican Communion representing 75,000,000 Anglican Christians in 164 countries of the world, gathered in Canterbury, have taken counsel following a message concerning the escalating conflict in Israel/Palestine … [more]

Statement Regarding the Current Escalation of the Middle East Conflict

German Coordinating Council of Societies for Christian-Jewish Cooperation | 13.04.2002

Faced with the increasingly intensifying conflict in the Middle East, we say to the general public as well as the political and social leaders of our country: our solidarity is with the State of Israel as the Jewish national home; at the same time we understand the right of the Palestinian people to their own state. … [more]

Centre for Jewish-Christian Relations, Cambridge, England

01.04.2002

The Centre is pleased to announce bursaries (scholarships) for study in Jewish-Christian Relations. … [more]

U.S. Scholars Group on Jewish-Christian Relations Affiliates with Boston College

01.04.2002

The Christians Scholars Group, an organization of twenty-two U.S. scholars whose work deals with biblical, theological, historical, and contemporary aspects of Christian-Jewish relations, is affiliating with the Center for Christian-Jewish Learning at Boston College. … [more]

New Jewish Museum to be Built in Warsaw

01.02.2002

The Polish prime minister, Leszek Miller, announced the creation of a Jewish Museum in Warsaw … [more]

European Religious Leaders Meeting in Paris  

01.02.2002

A two-day meeting was held in Paris on 28-29 January, 2002, to review the progress in Catholic-Jewish relations since the Second Vatican Council. … [more]

Antisemitic Incidents in Moscow

07.01.2002

The Union of Councils for Jews in the Former Soviet Union protested the dissemination of anti-Semitic materials in Moscow, Russia. … [more]

British Christians make amends for 700-year-old wrong

02.01.2002

In an act of repentance and reconciliation, Christians in Derby, England, have presented a gift of £3000 ($4300) to the local Jewish community as an equivalent for the sum paid by the burgesses of Derby in the year 1260 for a royal charter that specifically excluded Jews from ever living in the town … [more]