More local events have been announced for the Israeli-Palestinian ‘Invest in Peace’ initiative organised by Churches Together in Britain and Ireland (CTBI) and the Board of Deputies of British Jews. Invest in Peace invites Christian and … [Read more...]
Across Britain and Ireland there is a rich tapestry of faiths. Some people belong to major world religions that are ancient and historic, while others follow smaller, newer faiths. This diversity can leave Christians with many questions to consider, such as how to relate to people of other faiths without compromising their own beliefs.
Churches Together in Britain and Ireland provides an ‘ecumenical space' in which these and other issues can be explored and reflected upon. Theological reflection is carried out by the Inter Faith Theological Advisory Group.
Find out about some of the other religions you will find in Britain and Ireland, and their relationship to Christianity.
- - Christianity and Judaism
- - Christianity and Islam
- - Christian-Hindu relations
- - Christian-Buddhist relations
Explore this range of publications available on interfaith related matters produced by the churches.
This practical theological resource uses the document Christian Witness in a Multi-religious World: Recommendations for Conduct produced by the World Council of Churches (WCC) and the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA). It aims to help … [Read more...]
A new award, the CCJ Bridge Award, has been created to mark the 75th anniversary of the Council of Christians and Jews (CCJ). It will be given to an individual who has made an exceptional contribution to building bridges between … [Read more...]
Christian leaders and organisations have released messages for the Muslim festival of Eid al-Fitr. The message from the Vatican's Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue is titled Christians and Muslims: Caring for our Common Home … [Read more...]
Updated 17 May 2017. Churches Together in Britain and Ireland partner with the Board of Deputies of British Jews, with the first Israeli-Palestinian 'Invest in Peace' events. You can read reports of the first events on the Jewish … [Read more...]
Dr Ed Kessler MBE, an expert on Jewish-Christian relations and founder of The Woolf Institute in Cambridge, was the keynote speaker at an interfaith conference at Queens Park Church in Glasgow on 20 April 2017. His talk 'What Replaces … [Read more...]
‘What contribution can those involved in the inter-religious work of the churches offer in the current challenges faced in Europe at the present time?’ This was the primary question addressed by the group, mainly comprised of people working … [Read more...]