Supreme Court President Lady Hale launches Board of Deputies Family Life and Customs booklet

Board of Deputies | 30.11.2017

November 29, 2017 - President of the Supreme Court Lady Hale last night spoke at the launch of the Board of Deputies’ booklet, Jewish Family Life and Customs: a Practical Guide. … [more]

Amos Oz received Mount Zion Award 2017

JCR | 31.10.2017

On Sunday, October 29, 2017, Israeli writer Amos Oz received the 2017 Mount Zion Award in the Dormition Abbey in Jerusalem. … [more]

Orthodox Judaism and the Catholic Church, celebrating a new milestone in Catholic-Jewish relations

Lisa Palmieri-Billig* | 30.09.2017

The top representatives of the world’s three main bodies of Orthodox Judaism from Europe, Israel and the U.S., presented Pope Francis with a memorable document entitled “Between Jerusalem and Rome”. … [more]

The European Muslim Jewish Leadership Council about Parliamentary elections in Germany, 24th September 2017

JCR | 30.09.2017

The European Muslim Jewish Leadership Council has closely observed the German parliamentary elections on the 24th of September. … [more]

A Statement from Christian Ethicists Without Borders on White Supremacy and Racism


The following statement was signed by over 780 concerned Christian ethicists and theologians. For a full and updated list of signatories, please see :click here. … [more]

Reforming, Rereading, Renewing: Martin Luther and 500 Years of Tradition and Reform in Judaism and Christianity

Murray Watson | 31.08.2017

A report by Dr Murray Watson, a conference participant from Canada and one of the more than 60 speakers and presenters at that conference in Bonn, Germany from July 2 to 5. … [more]

The ICCJ welcomes a new President and a new Executive Board

Anette Adelmann, ICCJ General Secretary | 31.08.2017

07.07.2017 * Elections for ICCJ President, Treasurer and Executive Board were held on Thursday July 6th in Bonn, Germany. The elections took place during the Annual General Meeting of the ICCJ, and each candidate was elected for a tenure of three years. … [more]

Using the power of religions to foster peace

JCR | 31.05.2017

The Federal Foreign Office wants to work more closely with faith communities. A conference in Berlin (May 22/23, 2017) marked the start of this initiative. … [more]

Statements by CCJ and BOD on the attack in Manchester

JCR | 31.05.2017

London, May 23, 2017 - After the islamistic attack in Manchester on Monday, May 22, the Council of Christians and Jews (CCJ) issued the following statement: … [more]

President Rivlin receives Hebrew translation of Vatican documents

JCR | 30.04.2017

20 April 2017 - President Reuven Rivlin today (Thursday) at his residence was presented with a new publication in Hebrew of Vatican papers entitled “In our Time” (from the Latin ‘Nostra Aetate’). … [more]