British Jews and Muslims issue joint statement for peace

JCR | 31.08.2014

The Board of Deputies of British Jews, the UK’s EJC affiliate, and the Muslim Council of Britain issued a joint statement calling for continuing to work for good community relations. … [more]

US Rabbis welcome Pope’s visit

JCR | 31.05.2014

About 430 US rabbis and Jewish leaders have addressed a letter to Pope Francis, welcoming his pilgrimage to the Holy Land. The text says: … [more]

Pope Pius XII’s Role in Establishing the State of Israel

JCR | 31.03.2014

NEW YORK, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Pave the Way Foundation (PTWF) has posted on its website surprising documents showing that Pope Pius XII was instrumental in the establishment of the modern state of Israel. This new documented evidence proves that this pope, who has been largely vilified by the Jewish community, actually helped the Zionist Organization (ZO) beginning in 1917 to establish a Jewish homeland in Palestine. … [more]

President Peres met with an interfaith delegation from Argentina which included Muslim, Jewish and Christian faith leaders

JCR | 28.02.2014

"The leaders of all religions should stand against the killing of innocents, against terrorism." … [more]

Summer Program in Jewish-Christian Relations in Israel

JCR | 31.01.2014

Join us for a unique opportunity to experience Israel and gain academic credit! Offered by the Galilee Center for Studies in Jewish-Christian Relations (CSJCR). … [more]

Pope Francis publishes the Apostolic Encyclical "Evangelii gaudium" (the joy of the Gospel)

JCR | 30.11.2013

The demand for a fairer world, for a church in the service of the poor, are at the center of the first teaching letter of Pope Francis. … [more]

A few remarks of Pope Benedict XVI. about Nostra Aetate

JCR | 28.02.2013

On the occasion of a meeting with the Parish Priests and the Clergy of the Rome Diocese at Thursday, 14 February 2013, Pope Benedict XVI. made a few remarks about the backgrounds of Nostra Aetate, the relation of the Church to the Jewish people and about interreligious dialogue, including Islam. Here are the relevant paragraphs: … [more]

Catholics and Jews Hold Emerging Leadership Conference

JCR | 31.08.2012

NEW YORK - A groundbreaking conference brought together emerging interfaith leaders from around the world, together with veteran interfaith professionals and scholars, to discuss the past, present and future of interreligious relations at an event sponsored by the Vatican and its international Jewish dialogue partner. … [more]

Merkle, John C. ed.. Faith Transformed: Christian Encounters with Jews and Judaism | 18.09.2003

John C. Merkle, ed., Faith Transformed: Christian Encounters with Jews and Judaism. Collegeville, Minnesota: Liturgical Press, 2003. 216 pp., $23.95, paper. Essays by eleven Christian scholars active in the Christian-Jewish dialogue. … [more]

Banki, Judith H.; Pawlikowski, John T., eds., Ethics in the Shadow of the Holocaust: Christian and Jewish Perspectives | 30.09.2002

Chicago: Sheed & Ward, 2002 … [more]