CCJ Norwich: Symposium to celebrate ‘Nostra Aetate’

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On 28th October, 1965, Pope Paul VI issued an Encyclical on relations with those of non-Christian religions, and called it, “Nostra Aetate” [“In Our Time”]. This had a profound effect on the Jewish-Christian relationship as seen through the eyes of the Papacy and the Roman Catholic Church. To celebrate this momentous occasion, the RC Diocese… Read more »

CCJ North East: Nostra Aetate Event

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The statement which transformed the relationship between Roman Catholics and Jews, and repudiates the ancient Christian charge against Jews as “Christ-killers”. Guest Speaker: Fr Chris Jackson (Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle) Fr Jackson is a member of the Jewish/Catholic Relations Committee of the Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales. His present post is to care… Read more »

Audio recordings from Nostra Aetate events

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CCJ has been celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Nostra Aetate declaration – the Declaration on the Relation of the Church with Non-Christian Religions passed by the Second Vatican Council in 1965. In a series of lectures, presentations and seminars, CCJ has been exploring the impact of this groundbreaking declaration on Christian-Jewish relations with a… Read more »

Sheffield Nostra Aetate Study Day

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55 delegates attended Sheffield’s “Finding Common Ground” Nostra Aetate themed study day on Monday 18th May. It was truly a Provincial event with delegates coming from Leeds, Manchester, Lincoln, York, Bury, Scunthorpe and, of course, Sheffield. There were Bishops, Reverends and Rabbis who, with delegates from all walks of life, led to wide and varied… Read more »