Annual Winter Conference

Following our successful conference last year, the Jewish Christian Muslim Association of Australia will be holding a short interfaith Winter Conference again in 2017.

The theme of the Conference generally follows “Faith and Society”, exploring the interplay between these two all-embracing realms of our existence in the modern context of Australia today.There will be times […]

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JCMA Media Statement Canadian Mosque Attack

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Abrahamic Faiths Sharing Christmas, Chanukah and Muharram Traditions

On Sunday 4th of December 2016 the Jewish Christian Muslim Association of Australia (JCMA) women’s committee hosted an event, at the Islamic Council of Victoria, with talks on seasonal celebrations of the three Abrahamic faiths. It was a well-attended event with an audience of over 35 women. An opportunity to make new friends and […]

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Submission to the Parliamentary Inquiry into Freedom of Speech

Submission to the Parliamentary Inquiry into Freedom of Speech
From Victorian Multicultural, Faith and Community Organisations on behalf of our communities
5 December 2016
Background

The multicultural, faith and community organisations listed at the end of this submission, represent a great diversity of the Victorian community.  We thank the Australian Government and the Parliamentary Joint Committee on […]

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“G’mar Hatimah Tovah” to our Jewish friends for Yom Kippur

“G’mar Hatimah Tovah” to our Jewish friends for Yom Kippur which starts at sunset tonight.

“G’mar Hatimah Tovah” or “May You Be Sealed for a Good Year (in the Book of Life)” is a traditional Yom Kippur greeting. This reflects the Jewish view of Yom Kippur as the day when God seals our fates (determined […]

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