Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of many faiths in community

The Interfaith Mental Health Coalition IMHC) of Greater Indianapolis

The Interfaith Mental Health Coalition IMHC) of Greater Indianapolis is a collaboration between religious leaders, mental health care providers, community service organizations and government agencies.

5 reasons you should attend Don Knebel’s talk about La Convivencia

January 12th CIC board member Don Knebel gives a talk, "Journey to a Golden Age. You don't want to miss this event. Here is why we think you should go

5 reasons you should attend the Interfaith Celebration of Dr. MLK Jr.

The Center for Interfaith Cooperation is partnering with the Indiana Christian Leadership Conference and Nur-Allah Islamic Center to celebrate the 48th annual celebration of the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King on January 16.

Salena Lee: A Muslim Hoosier’s Perspective on Life in Europe

January 5th -- Get a sneak peek at the exhibit “Birds of Longing: Exile and Memory.” Chat with artist Laurie Wohl. Listen to Salena Lee discuss the state of Muslim life in Europe today.

Celebrate Indy’s diversity at the Annual Interfaith Banquet

February 12th -- Today, more than ever, it seems essential to celebrate what is great about Central Indiana: so many people of different faiths and beliefs eagerly come together to learn, converse, and create.

Congratulations to Sr. Norma, CIC’s 2017 Interfaith Ambassador of the year!

February 12th — Join us at CIC's Annual Interfaith Banquet as we honor Sr. Norma Rocklage of Marian University for her leadership and spirit.

Aarti Shah’s invocation at Statehood Day

"So, on behalf of the CIC a warm welcome to all of you and Happy 200th birthday to our beloved state of Indiana!"

Ashtiname of Muhammad

In the wake of the bombing of a Coptic cathedral in Cairo, CIC board member Imam Mikal Saahir would like everyone to know about the Ashtiname of Muhammad, a covenant with a group of Christian monks in Egypt.

Ala’a Wafa remarks at Indiana’s 200th Statehood Day.

December 11th — Governor-elect Eric Holcomb and Vice President-elect Mike Pence hosted Ignite the Future” … an interfaith celebration of Indiana’s 200th birthday. Here are the remarks by CIC board member Ala'a Wafa.

How Muslims, Jews and Christians Created a Glorious Culture

If the Convivencia cultures of Medieval Spain that inspires "Birds of Longing" get you excited, visit them with St. Luke's UMC in May.

KP Singh’s remarks at the State Bicentennial Celebration

Many of CIC’s friends and board members were guests of Governor-elect Eric Holcomb and Vice President-elect Mike Pence at “Ignite the Future” … an interfaith celebration of Indiana’s 200th birthday. Observers agreed that the

Bicentennial Celebration: ‘Hoosier Hospitality’ takes center stage

Many of CIC's board members and friends were featured the interfaith Indiana Bicentennial Celebration of Statehood Day on December 11.

Pierre Atlas’s message to Masjid Al-Fajr

CIC board member and Marian University professor Pierre Atlas sent this message to Masjid Al-Fajr after its school received a crudely hostile and Islamophobic letter.

St. Nicholas, and his generosity, is an inspiration for all ages

"St. Nicholas, lover of the poor and patron saint of children, is a model of how Christ wants us to live."

John Fink: “Catholic ignorance about Islam”

John Fink, editor emeritus of The Criterion, contributes this thoughtful please for religious literacy.

Great conversations at the Forum of Neighbors

December 6th more than two dozen neighbors came together at the Interchurch Center to share concerns and hopes ... and to imagine solutions to problems.