Institute for Jewish-Christian Understanding


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Institute for Jewish-Christian Understanding

In the first century, Judaism and Christianity split into separate and often antagonistic communities. This produced misunderstandings that have lasted for centuries. In the past 65 years, however, a new age of dialogue has dawned, and much research has been done to overcome these misunderstandings.

Muhlenberg College has established the Institute for Jewish-Christian Understanding as an expression of its commitment to interfaith relations. The IJCU uses the resources of the academic community to foster such research and dialogue and to build bridges of understanding between the faith traditions.


First Friday - Spring Dates: Jan 8 (2nd Friday); Feb 5; Mar 4; Apr 1, May 6, 2016 @ 12:00-1:00p
(Seegers Union, Rooms 111 & 112) click here‌ for First Friday card

Institute for Jewish-Christian Understanding

Moyer Hall

 

SAVE THE DATE:  Wallenberg Tribute, Sunday, September 18, 2016

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2015 Annual Report Newsletterclick here‌ to view

Post 2015 Wallenberg Tribute -

Kol HaEmek interview with Alan Jennings
Justice Justice song

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Photos of the Wallenberg lecture and our 25th Anniversary Celebration ~

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 Institute for Jewish-Christian Understanding

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2013 Bronfman Family Foundation Lecture by Peter A. Pettit "From Crisis to Covenant: Rethinking a Narrative for Israel" (Pettit follows Yossi Klein Halevi at approx. 00:32 in the video)

IJCU program inclement weather cancellation policy:  For cancellation information pertaining to the weather, we normally follow the the Allentown School District policy.  School closings can also be heard on various local radio stations such as FM 104.1; 100.7 or on WFMZ TV Channel 69 or on their website.

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