Christian Arabs Thank Israeli Mall for Christmas Tree

Christian Arabs Thank Israeli Mall for Christmas Tree

Christian Arabs living in the Holy land joined the staff of Ohr Torah Stone’s Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Cooperation (CJCUC) to visit the holiday tree at Ashdod’s Big Fashion Mall to express their appreciation to the management for not removing it from their premises despite pressure from City Hall. “While the Christmas tree is […]

CJCUC RESPONSE TO “BETWEEN JERUSALEM & ROME”

CJCUC RESPONSE TO “BETWEEN JERUSALEM & ROME”

The Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Cooperation in Jerusalem (CJCUC) applauds the recent statement “Between Jerusalem and Rome” of the Israeli Chief Rabbinate, the Rabbinical Council of America and the Conference of European Rabbis. The statement confirms the growing awareness among Jews—and particularly religious Jews—throughout the world that the Catholic Church has transformed its teachings about Jews […]

Between Jerusalem and Rome

Between Jerusalem and Rome

כלל ופרט בין ירושלים לרומי Between Jerusalem and Rome Reflections on 50 Years of Nostra Aetate Preamble In the biblical account of creation, God fashions a single human being as the progenitor of all humanity. Thus, the Bible’s unmistakable message is that all human beings are members of a single family. And after the deluge […]