Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of many faiths in community

Our house will be open May 18!

Friends of CIC should save the date of May 18th for the Center for Interfaith Cooperation's Open House.

CIC partners with OASIS on summer classes

OASIS is a national nonprofit educational organization designed for adults age 50+, with more than 27,000 students in Central Indiana. This summer CIC is partnering with OASIS on two series of classes.

Integrating Mental Health Plans with Religiosity

May 17th -- May is Mental Health Month. Join the Interfaith Mental Health Coalition to discuss how equip your congregation for mental health ministry

Central Indiana Holocaust Remembrance events

April 24 is Holocaust Remembrance Day. Throughout the week there will be several opportunities to learn about the significance of the Holocaust and to honor the dead.

Register for 2017 Summer Youth Camp

CIC and Watch Club will host two Youth Summer Camp sessions from July 17-21 and July 24-28, 2017 at Indiana Interchurch Center. Register now!

5 reasons why you should attend QPR – Suicide Awareness Training for faith communities

5 REASONS WHY CLERGY, YOUTH LEADERS, SUNDAY SCHOOL TEACHERS, FAITH COMMUNITIES NEED QPR — Suicide Awareness Training on April 19th

KP Singh: “In Search of Culture, Arts, Spirit, Learning, and Fun”

An exciting Faith Living Room Dialogue at the Sikh Gurdwara was attended by around 60 people, representing Christian, Hindu, Muslim, Buddhist, Sikh, and other spiritual traditions.

“Stations of Cross build connection to Jesus’ sacrifice”

Sue Blackwell of Pax Christi Indianapolis shares this event on Good Friday, April 14, at Monument Circle. The Center for Interfaith Cooperation is proud to be one of the participating organizations.

“Painful Hope” brings message of hope to Israel

the Center for Interfaith Cooperation was a co-sponsor for a vit to Indianapolis of a remarkable initiative of Jews and Palestinians in the West Bank. Sara Galer of the University of Indianapolis files this

Questions and resources for potential sanctuary congregations

The evening of Monday March 27th saw the second of the Center for Interfaith Cooperation's discussions of sanctuary congregations.

Faryal Khatri talks about hate crime legislation

CIC Board member Faryal Khatri has been part of the efforts to pass hate crime legislation in Indiana (one of five states without such legislation). In a recent story in Vice.com, she describes how

Imam Saahir on 25 years of columns in “The Recorder”

CIC board member Imam Michael “Mikal” Saahir reflects on 25 years of writing a regular column for The Indianapolis Recorder. We’re looking forward to the next quarter century of Al-Islam in America

Images and questions from “How can Muslim women be allies?”

Friday March 17th saw a very significant event at the Indiana Interchurch Center when Make Us Whose and the Center for Interfaith Cooperation collaborated on a discussion of "How Can Muslim Women Be Allies."

Let’s talk! Opportunities for interfaith dialogue

Are you curious about refugees, or Muslims, or undocumented immigrants? Meet them, talk with them, get to know them as people.

A great chance to learn about the refugee experience

These days there is a lot of misinformation circulating about refugees. Sunday March 19th you'll have a chance to have all your questions answered by professionals who work with refugees every day.

For reasons to attend the 2nd Death Cafe, see what happened at the 1st

March 31st: our society doesn’t make it easy for people to talk about death … that's what a Death Café does.