Institute for Jewish-Christian Understanding
- Clergy Colloquy
Monthly meeting (first Monday of the month) over a brown-bag lunch for Rabbis, Priests and Pastors and others with graduate training in theology and/or textual interpretation.
- Day of Dialogue
A one day workshop and dialogue opportunity on a topic of concern in the Jewish, Christian and Muslim communities.
- First Friday
Luncheon discussion program with various topics and speakers on the first Friday of each month. If you were unable to attend a certain presentation, you are now able to view it at your leisure.
- Lenten Clergy (Pre-Lent) Workshop
A workshop for Christian clergy that introduces the work of the Institute for Jewish-Christian Understanding and offers insight and resources for navigating the seasons of Lent, Holy Week and Easter, with their challenges in relation to Jewish-Christian relations.
- Living Room Dialogue
Dialogue groups of 8-16 participants from the Jewish and Christian communities form periodically and meet monthly over an extended period.
Four to six-week series, one evening each week, focus on topics of shared interest to Jews and Christians.
- Prejudice Reduction
Drama-based Curriculum on Holocaust Studies & Prejudice Reduction.
- Wallenberg Tribute: Sunday, October 14, 2018.
Lecturer: Dr. Reggie Williams, What Harlem's Humanity Taught Dietrich Bonhoeffer about Hitler's Antisemitism;
Honoree: The Rev. Deacon Liz Miller, Trinity Soup Kitchen Coordinator, Trinity Episcopal Church, Bethlehem, PA
Tentative Date for 2019 Tribute: Sunday, October 27
Raoul Wallenberg was a Swedish diplomat who saved tens of thousands of Budapest Jews from the Nazis during the last year of WWII. Each year we pay tribute to his courageous moral action on behalf of others with a public presentation by a significant scholar or public figure.
- Youth & Prejudice: Reducing Hatred Conference - High School Conference will be held Tuesday, April 9 & Wednesday April 10, 2019.
Conference for High School students in reducing hatred by learning the lessons of the Holocaust.
IJCU of Muhlenberg® College
2400 Chew St.Allentown, PA 18104-5586