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NOVEMBER 2019:

- Daniel J. Lasker: My Uncle, Rabbi Herman Hailperin, of Tree of Life Congregation: American Jewry in Mid-Twentieth Century and Now Article
- Raphael Jospe: Mysteries of Judaism. Review essay
- Lisa Palmieri-Billig: Catholic Jewish Relations in Pescara: a dream linking the past to the future. Article
- JCR: Antisemitic Attack in Halle, Germany. Report
- Robin Gomes: Jews, Christians, and Muslims: No to Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide.Report
- Ahmed Shaheed:Report of the Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief. Report

OCTOBER 2019:

- Lisa Palmieri-Billig: Ecumenism and Interreligious Dialogue as a Mission. Article
- Rabbi Ute Steyer: From Apologetics to Self-confidence. A New Form of Interreligious Dialogue. Article
- Sant'Egidio: Peace with no borders. Religions and Cultures in Dialogue. Report
- Muslim-Jewish Leadership Council: Muslim-Jewish Leadership Council’s General Assembly in Matera, Italy. Report
- ICCJ: ICCJ Statement on the Global Ecological Crisis. Statement
- Gary Gilberg: The Gospel of Luke. Book review

SEPTEMBER 2019:

- Raphael Jospe: Jewish Views of Christianity: Some Reflections. Article
- Ron Kronish: Combatting hate crimes with a Jewish humanistic response. Article
- Liliane Apotheker: Back from Lund. Impressions of the 2019 Conference of the International Council of Christians and Jews. Report
- American Jewish Comittee: IJCIC, Representing World Jewry in Interreligious Dialogue, Elects Rabbi Noam Marans as Chair. Report
- Forum for Dialogue:Shared Heritage program for Polish Christian Leadership. Report
- Religions for Peace: Declaration of the 10th World Assembly of Religions for Peace. Statement
- Heidi M. Ravven: Spinoza’s Challenge to Jewish Thought. Book review

My Uncle, Rabbi Herman Hailperin, of Tree of Life Congregation: American Jewry in Mid-Twentieth Century and Now

Daniel J. Lasker* | 02.11.2019

On the occasion of the anniversary of the murderous attack a year ago on the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Daniel J. Lasker, Professor Emeritus of Jewish Thought at Ben Gurion University, wrote the following article on his uncle, Rabbi Dr. Herman Hailperin, who many years ago served as rabbi of that congregation for 49 years. ... [more]

Стремились ли новозаветные авторы сделать свои сочинения частью Библии: особый случай автора пролога Евангелия от Иоанна (Ин. 1:1-18)

Сергей Рузер | 01.11.2019

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Catholic Jewish Relations in Pescara: a dream linking the past to the future

Lisa Palmieri-Billig* | 01.11.2019

The European Day of Dialogue for Judaism observed this year in 88 Italian cities, in 15 regions all over the country had as its theme “Dreams: A ladder to heaven”, based on Jacob’s dream, in Genesis, of a ladder connecting heaven to earth, man to God, with angels walking up and down its steps … [more]

Ecumenism and Interreligious Dialogue as a Mission

Lisa Palmieri-Billig* | 01.10.2019

Don Giuliano Savina, named nearly one year ago by the Italian Episcopal Conference (CEI) as Director of its National Office for Ecumenism and Interreligious Dialogue (UNEDI) seems to have been born for this job – which for him is actually more of a calling than a job. … [more]




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Das große Schweigen.

Manfred Gailus | 01.11.2019

Wie sich die Kirchen verhielten, als im November 1938 die Synagogen brannten. … [more]

«Просто помните меня…»

Юрий Табак | 01.07.2019

Маркусу Вайсфельду исполнилось 6 лет, когда немцы оккупировали Бельгию. Он был одним из пяти детей в хасидской семье польского происхождения – Шломо Вайсфельда, торговца ювелирными изделиями, и его жены Хинде. Они пытались вырваться из Бельгии, через Францию, в нейтральную Швейцарию. Им это удалось. … [more]

Rabbi Dr. Michael A. Signer (1945-2009)

| 01.05.2019

Ten Years ago on January 10, 2009, Rabbi Michael Signer, one of the most outstanding figures of Jewish-Christian relations of recent times, died after a long battle against cancer. He was as one of the four authors of the groundbreaking 2000 statement Dabru Emet, subtitled “A Jewish Statement on Christians and Christianity”. In memory of his person and his work, the following biographical sketch is published.*[more]




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De la apologética a la autoconfianza. Una nueva forma de diálogo interreligioso

Ute Steyer | 01.10.2019

Señoras y señores, queridos participantes y presentadores. Es un gran honor para mí hablar aquí, en Lund, en la Conferencia Anual del ICCJ. El tópico de mi alocución es “De la apologética a la autoconfianza. Una nueva forma de diálogo interreligioso”. … [more]

From Apologetics to Self-confidence. A New Form of Interreligious Dialogue.

Rabbi Ute Steyer* | 01.10.2019

Lecture given at the ICCJ conference 2019 in Lund/Sweden, June 30.[more]

Образ еврея в русских источниках XVIII века: способы интерпретации

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