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Jay Phillips Center for Jewish-Christian Learning expands mission, adopts new name
The Jay Phillips Center for Jewish-Christian Learning – a center sponsored jointly by the University of St. Thomas and St. John’s University – has expanded its mission and adopted a new name.
The center now is named the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning. Its mission to promote understanding and combat prejudice has expanded to encompass Islam and other world religions.
Jewish-Christian center to host Feb. 10 talk here on ‘Jewish Approaches to Peacemaking’
A rabbi from the Jay Phillips Center for Jewish-Christian Learning of St. John’s University and the University of St. Thomas will discuss "Peace is the Name of God: Jewish Approaches to Peacemaking" in two upcoming talks, one at St. Thomas and the other at St. John’s.