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  • Celebrating CCJ's 75th Anniversary


  • Statement on the IHRA antisemitism definition

    As Christians and Jews, we stand firmly against antisemitism. We condemn this repugnant hatred wherever it arises and however it manifests. We believe that the definition of antisemitism should be determined by Jewish people themselves. The overwhelming feeling in the Jewish ... Read more

  • Shavuot and the Book of Ruth

    Shavuot, which falls this year on 19 May, celebrates the giving of the Torah on Mount Sinai. It is also one of the three Pilgrimage festivals: in Temple times, people would bring offerings from the wheat harvest to the Temple ... Read more

  • Between the Straits

    We are now in that part of the Jewish year known as the Three Weeks, or Bein HaMetzarim. The Three Weeks begin on the fast day of 17 Tammuz, the day the Romans breached Jerusalem’s city walls, and end with ... Read more

  • Dialogue is a way of life

    Each time I visit Israel-Palestine I come home with a renewed sense of expectation: a deeper willingness to learn more about the people who live there, their memories, their stories, and their hopes for the future. And, of course, more ... Read more