Report on the First Annual Meeting

Council of Centers on Jewish-Christian Relations

Report on the First Annual Meeting


Center for Continuing Formation, St. Mary’s Seminary and University Baltimore, October 27-28, 2002


Sunday, October 27

4:00 p.m.         Arrive, register, settle into rooms

4:30                 Reception

5:30                 Dinner

7:00                 Business meeting:  report on membership, election of officers,

                        election of Affiliate Members and Liaison Representatives, etc.

8:00                 Panel – "How It Looks from Here" (reports from selected Centers)

                              The View from Baltimore – Chris Leighton

                              The View from St. Paul – Barry Cytron

                              The View from Loudonville – Peter Zaas

9:00                 Adjourn

Monday, October 28

9:00 a.m.         Dabru Emet: Sic et Non   

                              David Berger and Michael Signer

10:00               Break

10:15               Opening of the discussion to the entire meeting

11:15               Distance learning in Jewish-Christian relations: a demonstration

                              Edward Kessler

                              Director, Centre for Jewish-Christian Relations, Cambridge, England

12:00               Lunch

1:00 p.m.         The future of our work together

                              International perspectives – Friedhelm Pieper and John Pawlikowski

                              New directions, possibilities for collaboration, etc.

2:00                 Adjournment