On 27th October the Pope will meet with religious leaders from around the world under the banner "Pilgrims of truth, pilgrims of peace - a day of reflection, dialogue and prayer for peace and justice…Continue
Greetings one and all! The question, "Is interfaith the new ecumenism?" continues to surface. These words can create puzzlement. Inter faith happens and Christians are involved - often making things…Continue
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Greetings to one and all
The CTE website www.cte.org.uk now carries a resource on the Golden Rule for volunteers (and others) in the context of the Olympic and Paralympic Games. It is about respect and love in a context of witness and dialogue.
Postcards are still available, free of charge, from the CTE office tel. 020 7529 8131or from me
We're in Manchester and had a mini tour of the city- the hive of industry - which is illustrated by the images of bees on things as varied as bins and beer barrels.
The strength of the Christian Jewish friendships and active collaboration in this city is very edifying. The helpfulness and care of the volunteers from the Manchester CCJ is fantastic. Inputs have been excellent on the main theme of Multiculturalism and Social Responsibility. I attended two workshops - one on…Continue
I am attending this conference which has not been held in England for 21 years. It is the 70th anniversary year of the founding of the Council of Christians and Jews - 70 years of pioneering vision as Revd David Gifford, the Director of CCJ said.
There are about 180 people from all over the world. We have been welcomed by Christians and Jews from Manchester, where there is also a vibrant Jewish Muslim dialogue.
The title of this event is New Neighbours,…Continue
You might enjoy viewing the recently made web videos which are accessible from the Home Page of CT Connect and also via the YouTube channel ChurchesTogetherinEngland.
They are a little contribution to greater understanding and collaboration.
Best wishes to one and all.