Voluntary Assisted Dying

The Council of Christians andJews (Victoria) PRESENTS A PANEL DISCUSSION ON VOLUNTARY ASSISTED DYING David Brooker is currently Senior Minister at Southern Community Church of Christ in Cheltenham, an active and diverse community of faith that has a long and strong heritage of engagement with the local community, a reflection of David’s passion for people …

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13 August 2017 – On the Banks of the Tigris

“On the Banks of the Tigris”  presented by The Council of Christians and Jews (Victoria) Followed by a Q&A with the Writers and Producers Sunday, 13th August 2017 at 3.00 pm BIALIK COLLEGE 429 Auburn Road, East Hawthorn, 3123 Admission $10.00 including kosher afternoon tea If possible please advise attendance by contacting the CCJ office …

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AGM and Annual Sr Shirley Sedawie Oration Sunday 23 July 2017

2017 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the Council of Christians and Jews Vic Inc. and THE ANNUAL SR SHIRLEY SEDAWIE ORATION “Religious Violence and the Pursuit of Heaven” By Rabbi Fred Morgan AM Rabbi Fred Morgan AM was for several years a Lecturer in Religious Studies at the University of Bristol in the UK before entering Leo …

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Luncheon Club – Monday 19th June 2017

The Council of Christians and Jews (Victoria) he Luncheon Club  Presents Direct from Limmud Oz Melbourne CNAAN LIPHSHIZ MY ENEMY’S ENEMY – EUROPE’S JEWS, MUSLIMS AND THE FAR RIGHT For the first time since World War II, European ultra-nationalists are using their anti-Islamist credentials to make substantial inroads into Jewish communities and electorates who spurned …

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MARTIN LUTHER AND THE JEWS On the 500 Hundredth Anniversary of the Reformation

Sunday, 7th May 2017 at 3.00 pm David Schütz and Trevor Schaefer discuss MARTIN LUTHER AND THE JEWS On the 500 Hundredth Anniversary of the Reformation David Schütz is Executive Officer of the Ecumenical and Interfaith Commission of the Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne. He received his theological education at Luther Seminary in North Adelaide (now …

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Religion and Freedom of Speech – discussion with David Marlow and Mark Zirnsak

The Council of Christians and Jews (Victoria) Presents DAVID MARLOW and MARK ZIRNSAK discussing RELIGION AND FREEDOM OF SPEECH DAVID MARLOW has been the Executive Director of the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) for four years following an executive career in non-profits, retail, call centre management and banking in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and …

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“New Testament People” by Rabbi Raymond Apple AO RFD

The Luncheon Club Presents “NEW TESTAMENT PEOPLE” By Rabbi Raymond Apple AO RFD Canon Dr Colleen O’Reilly is the Vicar of St George’s Anglican Church in Malvern.  She is also a Canon of St Paul’s Cathedral and a member of various church bodies in Melbourne Diocese and nationally.  She was Associate Dean of the then …

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Launch of Gesher 2016

he Council of Christian & Jews (Victoria) Inc. LAUNCH OF GESHER 2016 by The Hon. Linda Dessau AM Governor of Victoria On 1 July 2015, the Honourable Linda Dessau AM was sworn in as Victoria’s 29th Governor, the first female in the role. Governor Dessau was born in Melbourne in 1953, and was educated at …

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