Facing Fears Old And New

For the first time, German Jews and Muslim refugees visited the former German concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau together. Abraham Geiger College is an affiliate of the Union of Progressive Jews in Germany, which initiated this program in cooperation with the Central Council of Muslims in Germany. We are happy that the Washington Post covered this meaningful […]

Investiture of Cantor Svetlana Kundish

On June 14th, Svetlana Kundish was invested as a cantor by Cantor Professor Eliyahu Schleifer. She was presented to him by the new director of Abraham Geiger College’s cantorial program, Cantor Isidoro Abramowicz. The investiture took place at Berlin’s Pestalozzistrasse Synagogue. Among the many guests of honor who wished the new cantor well were EUPJ […]

Second Temple Judaism and Jewish Jesus Research

On June 20, a panel of distinguished scholars discussed „Jewish Jesus Research and Questions of Christology“. The event at the Universitá Gregoriana was part of The Encyclopedia of Jewish-Christian Relations project (EJCR), a research and publication project initiated by Abraham Geiger College. The EJCR aims to create an overview of the centuries-long history of Jewish […]

Pressemappe zur Ordination und Investitur des Abraham Geiger Kollegs

am 1. Dezember 2016 / 1. Kislev 5777 in Hannover Journalisten und Medienvertreter sind herzlich eingeladen, über die 8. Ordinationsfeier in der Liberalen Jüdischen Gemeinde Hannover K.d.ö.R. zu berichten. Bitte beachten Sie, dass dazu eine Anmeldung erforderlich ist: Anmeldung zum Pressegespräch am 1. Dezember 2016 um 14 Uhr Anmeldung zur Ordination am 1. Dezember 2016 […]