A Briefing for the Jewish Community

GRASS ROOTS DIALOGUE PROJECT A briefing for the Jewish community     Ever since the Second Vatican Council took place in the Catholic Church 50 years ago, there has been a growing, positive interest in Judaism among many of the Christian denominations.  This interest is expressed in sincere and respectful ways.  It shows a marked …

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Update on Progress

The Grass Roots Dialogue Project is the latest program initiated by the CCJ to promote engagement between Christians and Jews. The aim of the Project is to offer a “taster” of what dialogue is about to members of Christian and Jewish communities in their home congregations. This may be the first opportunity for many Christians …

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Introduction to Grass Roots Dialogue Project

Since its establishment 30 years ago the Victorian Council of Christians and Jews has been at the forefront of interfaith dialogue in Melbourne.  The Grass Roots Dialogue Project is the latest program initiated by the CCJ to promote engagement between Christians and Jews.  The Project offers a “taster” of what dialogue is about to members …

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For the Uniting Church on-line interfaith bulletin: May-June

Rabbi Fred Morgan Emeritus Rabbi,Temple Beth Israel, Melbourne Professorial Fellow, Australian Catholic University Facilitator, Grass Roots Dialogue Project, Council of Christians and Jews (Victoria) Let me begin with an autobiographical note. I have been involved with the interfaith world for my entire working life. When many years ago I was Lecturer in Religious Studies at …

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