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‘Daring to do what is right’: A message from our Chair

Posted Apr 15th, 2020

A message for Easter and Passover from our Chair, the Rt Revd Dr Michael Ipgrave OBE:

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A prayer for Holocaust Memorial Day

Posted Mar 21st, 2020

This prayer and reflection were specially written by Rabbi Jonathan Wittenberg, President of CCJ and Senior Rabbi of Masorti Judaism, for Holocaust Memorial Day 2020.

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Sermon by Student Leader Florence at Pembroke College Chapel, Oxford’s interfaith service

Posted Mar 13th, 2020

What an amazing privilege to hear the readings said by a Jew and a Muslim.

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Address by the Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland for Holocaust Memorial Day

Posted Jan 22nd, 2020

A keynote address byThe Rt Revd Colin A M Sinclair, Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland and President of CCJ, at the launch of CCJ’s Christian Prayer for Holocaust Memorial Day, 20 January 2020.

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Stand Together on Holocaust Memorial Day

Posted Jan 21st, 2020

Remarks by Olivia Marks-Woldman, Chief Executive of the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust, at CCJ’s Holocaust Memorial Day reception in the House of Lords, Monday 20 January 2020

 

Friends, I’d like to begin with a quote:

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CCJ Student Leader Constantinos Rosca on Christmas

Posted Jan 20th, 2020

Christmas- Being reborn

The Christmas season for me as an Orthodox Christian is a new challenge every year. It is the challenge of whether I am prepared to be reborn, to experience my own renaissance together with the birth of Christ.

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CCJ Scholar-In-Residence Dr Lindsay Simmonds on Hanukah

Posted Dec 19th, 2019

Hanukah – A tool for moral education

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Rabbi Mason’s Sermon on Yom Kippur Day

Posted Oct 11th, 2019

Yom Kippur Day 5780

A few years ago in one of my Yom Kippur sermons, I told you the story of the rabbi who said he didn’t fast on Yom Kippur and the 9th of Av – you remember don’t you! Here it is:

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Rabbi Mason’s Sermon on Kol Nidrei

Posted Oct 11th, 2019

I would like to share with you two of my ancestors, both Rabbis, who greatly inspired me.

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