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Sunday 14 August Dr Ree Boddé and Deborah Weiner discuss Religious Response to Family Violence Read More

Sunday 14 August Dr Ree Boddé and Deborah Weiner discuss Religious Response to Family Violence

August 5th, 2016

Council of Christians and Jews (Victoria) Presents Dr Ree Boddé and Deborah Weiner Discussing Religious Response to Family Violence From a Jewish and a Christian Perspective Jews and Christians all face the threat of violence in the home and against women and children. Our speakers will talk about the different sensibilities their organizations encountered to …

2016 Annual Shirley Sedawie Oration – Address by Mark Walsh – Living In Jerusalem:  Navigating Conflicted Places Read More

2016 Annual Shirley Sedawie Oration – Address by Mark Walsh – Living In Jerusalem: Navigating Conflicted Places

July 18th, 2016

Council of Christians and Jews (Victoria) The Annual Sr Shirley Sedawie Oration “Living in Jerusalem: navigating conflicted places.” Mark David Walsh The King David School Junior Campus, Armadale Sunday 10 July 2016 Acknowledgment of place and people I would like to begin by acknowledging the traditional custodians of this land on which we have gathered …

CHAIRMAN’S ADDRESS AT THE 2016 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Read More

CHAIRMAN’S ADDRESS AT THE 2016 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

July 11th, 2016

CHAIRMAN’S ADDRESS AT THE 2016 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING One of the many endearing qualities that mark successive CCJ Vic executives is the feeling of real camaraderie.  Virtually all of the executive have a role and nearly everyone “puts in“ as much as they can.  It’s this sense of community and volunteerism that makes the CCJ …

Launch of Gesher 2015 – Address by Rev. Professor James Haire AC Read More

Launch of Gesher 2015 – Address by Rev. Professor James Haire AC

January 20th, 2016

COUNCIL OF CHRISTIANS AND JEWS (CCJ), VICTORIA LAUNCH OF GESHER 2015 MELBOURNE GRAMMAR SCHOOL WADHURST HALL, CORNER ST. KILDA ROAD AND DOMAIN ROAD WEDNESDAY, 18 NOVEMBER 2015, 7.30 PM REVEREND PROFESSOR JAMES HAIRE AC NOTES Dr Philip Bliss OAM, Chair of the Council of Christians and Jews in Victoria, Mr Walter Rapoport, Editor of Gesher …

Address to JCCV-Catholic Dinner June 2015 by Rabbi Fred Morgan AM Read More

Address to JCCV-Catholic Dinner June 2015 by Rabbi Fred Morgan AM

January 20th, 2016

Whither Jewish-Christian Dialogue? A Jewish Perspective on 50 Years of Nostra Aetate Rabbi Fred Morgan AM JCCV-Catholic dinner, 14 June 2015 About six weeks ago I was privileged to give a talk on the same topic at Santo Tomas University in the Philippines.  There were two major differences between that event and this one.  First, …

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