Oklahoma Legislatures Receive Key to the City of Efrat

Oklahoma Legislatures Receive Key to the City of Efrat

In a dinner this week honoring the Oklahoma House State Legislature for their staunch support for Israel, Mayor of Efrat Oded Revivi and Shlomo Riskin, Chief Rabbi of Efrat and Founder of the Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Cooperation, presented the House Representatives Israel Delegation with a Key to the City of Efrat. “They have […]

Jewish Delegation Officially Meets with Pope Francis

Jewish Delegation Officially Meets with Pope Francis

This week, Rabbi Dr. Eugene Korn of the Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Cooperation in Israel was part of the first Jewish delegation to have an official private audience with Pope Francis. Thanking the Pope for his friendship to the Jewish people, Rabbi Korn emphasized that “the Church and the Jewish people have natural reasons […]

Nurturing Relations with Christians in Israel

Nurturing Relations with Christians in Israel

BY DR. FAYDRA L. SHAPIRO The Christmas season had newspapers in Israel trotting out the regular seasonal articles about Christians in Bethlehem, about how the Jewish state cares for its Christian minority by distributing free Christmas trees, about how Christians are persecuted around the Middle East, about how NGOs in Europe mobilize the Christmas story […]