CCJ thanks Archbishop for grant

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The Council of Christians and Jews (CCJ) is delighted to have received a grant from the Archbishop of Canterbury’s Discretionary Fund. We are very grateful to Archbishop Justin for this generous gift which is an acknowledgement of the important work that CCJ is doing in education, dialogue, and social action between Christians and Jews and… Read more »

CCJ Press Release on awarding inaugural CCJ Bridge Award to Smith family

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  The Council of Christians and Jews (CCJ) announces today that the Smith family (Eddie, Marina, Stephen, and James) have received the inaugural Bridge Award. The CCJ Bridge Award is a new annual award which has been introduced for the charity’s 75th anniversary year. It is given to an individual(s) who has/have made an exceptional… Read more »

CCJ Statement on Red Wednesday

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Around the world places of worship and political buildings are being lit red today to raise awareness about the persecution of Christians. The colour red represents the blood of those who have been killed for their religious beliefs and is used to raise awareness of the extent of Christian persecution and persecution of other faith… Read more »

CCJ Response to Runnymede Report into Islamophobia

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At CCJ, we welcome the Runnymede Trust report into Islamophobia and are concerned by some of the phenomena that it highlights. We agree that “tackling islamophobia is a responsibility for all of us” and support any efforts in this area. Of particular interest is chapter 15 which explores islamophobia and antisemitism. Previously CCJ has hosted… Read more »