Chief Rabbi Writes in Today’s Telegraph

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The Council of Christians and Jews was established in 1942, at a tragic time when the Jewish world was being decimated by an ideology defined by hatred. As we struggled to deal with the devastation and grief of the Holocaust, the CCJ lit a flare of hope for what the future might hold. If we… Read more »

Sir Michael Latham

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Today we received the very sad news that Sir Michael Latham, one of our Vice-Presidents, has passed away. Sir Michael was a dedicated member of CCJ for many years, initially in a trustee role and later as a Vice President. Sir Michael was also a well-loved member of Parliament and a committed Christian.  He served… Read more »

CCJ is Recruiting a New Programme Manager

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  Vacancy:   CCJ Programme Manager CCJ is the leading national forum for Christian-Jewish engagement. CCJ is seeking to appoint a full-time Jewish Programme Manager to work alongside our Christian Programme Manager to deliver innovative and high quality projects which contribute towards positive relationships between Christians and Jews in the UK. Main role: The programme manager… Read more »

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 »