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The ICCJ serves as the umbrella organization of 40 national Jewish-Christian dialogue organizations world-wide. The ICCJ member organizations world-wide over the past five decades have been successfully engaged in the historic renewal of Jewish-Christian relations.



News flashes

International Council of Christians and Jews Welcomed to Vatican by Pope Francis

Murray Watson, ICCJ Communications Officer | 02.07.2015

(ROME) In a historic gathering in the Vatican earlier today, Pope Francis welcomed more than 250 Jewish and Christian leaders from the International Council of Christians and Jews. The Pope met with them to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the ground-breaking Vatican II declaration “Nostra Aetate,” which opened up new horizons in the Catholic Church’s approach to interfaith relations. ... [more]

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AJCF concerned about proposed beatification of controversial 19th-century French priest

Anette Adelmann; ICCJ General Secretary | 19.06.2015

Pope Francis has recently indicated his desire to proceed with beatifying the French priest Léon Dehon, whose sainthood process was earlier halted by Pope Benedict XVI. ... [more]

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JCRelations.net: June edition online

Christoph Münz, JCR Editor in Chief | 07.06.2015

New articles are available on JCRelations.net: June contributions in English, German, French, Spanish and Russian are online. … [more]