Jewish History in Warsaw Presented on New Web Site


The city of Warsaw, Poland, has established a web site presenting the history of the Jewish community in Warsaw by means of a depiction of 54 locations of Jewish significance where buildings or parts of buildings survive. … [more]

Archbishop of Canterbury Commends Interfaith Relations


The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr. George Carey, has spoken of the importance of dialogue and the promotion of understanding in interfaith relations. … [more]

Council of Centers on Jewish-Christian Relations Formed


A coordinating council of 24 centers and institutes devoted to mutual understanding and cooperation between Christians and Jews has been formed in the U.S.A. … [more]

Group of Jewish, Palestinian, Islamic and Christian Communities Issues Statement Conflict Leads to Collaboration


Ongoing Middle Eastern conflict has led to representatives from the Jewish, Palestinian, Islamic and Christian communities working together to promote respect and harmony among all New Zealanders - regardless of faith. A Joint statement. … [more]

Institute for Jewish-Christian Understanding Calls for "Shared Compassion" in Middle East


The board of directors of the Institute for Jewish-Christian Understanding, Allentown, Pennsylvania, adopted the following statement on May 9, 2002 … [more]

French Bishops Condemn Antisemitic Attacks


In recent days, attacks have been committed against several synagogues in France, in Lyon, Marseille, and Strasbourg. … [more]

International Council of Christians and Jews (ICCJ) Meets in Latvia


The International Council of Christians and Jews, the umbrella organisation of 37 national member organisations in 32 countries for the first time held its annual conference and general meeting in Riga, Latvia from 26 - 30 May 2002 … [more]

Christians and Jews Discuss Views of Afterlife


At a recent dialogue in Montana (U.S.A.), more than 70 Jews and Christians gathered at Bethel Lutheran Church in Great Falls to discuss 'Jewish and Christian Views of the Afterlife.' … [more]

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


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


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]