CJCUC & The Orthodox Rabbis Statement on Christianity

CJCUC & The Orthodox Rabbis Statement on Christianity

Last month, CJCUC published on its website, a groundbreaking statement on Christianity by Orthodox rabbis. Most reactions to the statement were positive and welcoming, yet some agenda-driven persons have distorted the meaning of our statement to advance their agenda. Breaking Israel News has covered the controversy and allowed CJCUC officers to put the statement in […]

Groundbreaking Orthodox Rabbinic Statement on Christianity

Groundbreaking Orthodox Rabbinic Statement on Christianity

For the first time since the Second Vatican Council changed Christian teachings toward Judaism and the Jewish people 50 years ago, a group of Orthodox rabbis have issued a public statement advocating partnership with Christians and appreciating the religious value of Christianity. Published on the website of the Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Cooperation (CJCUC) […]

Rationales for the Omission of Eschatology in the Bible

Rationales for the Omission of Eschatology in the Bible

BY NOAH H. ROSENBLUM HAVING GAINED A SHORT RESPITE FROM PERSECUTION after the expulsion from Spain, Don Isaac Abravanel, after many arduous and turbulent years in the service of the Portuguese and Spanish sovereigns, settled in Monopoli, a small Italian town on the Adriatic Sea. He wished to devote himself, in his declining years, to […]