On Hijab, Dating, And Identity: Questions I Get Asked As A Muslim Woman

Five Australian Muslim women and the questions they get asked the most and how they answer them. Ranging from questions of faith, to the hijab (headscarf), identity along with the assumptions and stereotypes.

You can read their answers by clicking on the link below.

https://www.abc.net.au/…/questions-i-get…/100090346

 

The JCMA Conference Is Back!

 

We will be exploring  the theme of  Finding  HOPE in the Midst of Life –  Jewish, Muslim and Christian perspectives on 25th and 26th July 2021.  We will be presenting face to face for the first time since COVID 19 and on ZOOM for some sessions.    Further information about the program and registration details […]

JCMA AGM 2020 – ‘Museums Together’- A Collaborative Islamic & Jewish Interfaith Schools Program

The JCMA AGM will be held on Thursday 12th November 2020 with a keynote presentation, ‘Museums Together’ – A Collaborative Islamic & Jewish Interfaith Schools Program’ with Sherene Hassan from the Islamic Museum of Australia and Jenny Better from the Jewish Museum of Australia.

The ‘Museums Together’ program brought Jewish and Islamic schools together enabling […]

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‘Understanding & Interpreting Sacred Texts’
Perspectives From The Three Abrahamic Faiths
 

Join us at the Jewish Christian Muslim Association of Australia (JCMA) in a free on line event series:  ‘Understanding and Interpreting Sacred Texts – Perspectives From The Three Abrahamic Faiths’ featuring Rabbi Fred Morgan, Associate Prof. Adam Cooper and Sheikh Alaa El Zokm.

As a series of […]

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To our Jewish friends, Shana Tova U’metukah – 5781

May you have a good and sweet Rosh Hashanah – New Year.

The evening of Friday September 18 marks the start of the High Holy Days which end at sundown on Sunday September 20.  For our non Jewish Members and Friends Rosh Hashanah means “the head of the year” in Hebrew. It is the start of […]

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