A Breakthrough in Jewish-Catholic Relations

A dream was actualized this week as a delegation of young Catholic Priests from Latin American, along with their local Jewish clergy counterparts, completed a Jewish-Christian educational mission in Israel. While in Israel the delegation discovered commonalities between their faiths,

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CJCUC Condemns Recent Extremist Attacks

The Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Cooperation in Efrat strongly condemns the recent attacks on a Jewish-Arab school and a Christian monastery in Jerusalem. These attacks are contrary to Jewish ethics, Zionism and Jewish Law (halakhah), and the CJCUC calls

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Benedict’s ‘Jesus’ and the Jews

The second volume of Pope Benedict XVI’s “Jesus of Nazareth” has already created a splash. Even before the book’s release, numerous Jewish leaders lavished effusive praise on Benedict for the volume’s exculpation of the Jews in Jesus’ crucifixion. But is

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CJCUC Will Host Its First International Conference

Ohr Torah Stone’s The Center for Jewish Christian Understanding and Cooperation in Efrat, Israel is pleased to announce that its theological division, the Institute for Theological Inquiry, and the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute will jointly sponsor an International Theology Conference

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CJCUC Partners with The Galilean

The Center for Jewish Christian Understanding and Cooperation (CJCUC) is proud to partner with The Galilean, the first ever resort campus designed for Christians that will be established on the shores of the Sea of Galilee, to enhance their spiritual

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CJCUC Statement on Christians in Middle East

We, the leaders of The Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding in Efrat, are distressed over the decline of Christians throughout the Middle East. In the last 50 years, the Christian populations in the region have dropped significantly in every country except

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