Statement on JPR’s Report into Antisemitism in the UK

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JPR’s report on antisemitism released today while encouraging should give us all a moment’s pause. The report shows that when presented with an array of different statements considered antisemitic by the Jewish community, 70% of respondents rejected all of them. And yet this still leaves 30% of respondents who agreed with one or more of… Read more »

CCJ Statement For Yom HaShoah

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Today is Yom Hashoah, the Jewish community’s Holocaust Memorial Day. Its date was chosen as the anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising and Yom Hashoah is marked annually on its anniversary going by its Hebrew date, 27th Nisan. The day is marked by the lighting of candles in memory of the 6 million Jews and… Read more »

CCJ Statement on Attacks on Christians in Egypt on Palm Sunday

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CCJ is deeply saddened to hear of the attack on Christian communities in Egypt on Palm Sunday. An attack on people who are worshipping can never be justified and the targeting of Christians on Palm Sunday is particularly distressing. We offer at this time our deepest condolences to HG Bishop Angaelos as well as all… Read more »

Press Release – CCJ Celebrates Gift From ‘the Patron’s Fund’

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CCJ is delighted to announce that it has been gifted a £2,500 gift from ‘The Patron’s Fund’, the charitable fund set up to acknowledge the work of the charitable organisations for which Her Majesty, The Queen acts as a Patron, on the occasion of her 90th birthday. Around £750,000 is available to distribute between nearly… Read more »

CCJ Statement on Recent US Travel Ban

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As Christians and Jews we have learnt from history that when borders are shut to those who are fleeing persecution great suffering ensues. Discrimination on the grounds of religion or national origin is always wrong. We stand together with our Muslim friends and colleagues and those of all faith and none to ensure that the… Read more »