The choice for Christians this Advent is clear—to wake up to the coming of Christ in the faces of those in need or to stay asleep in our self-satisfaction.
Say David Carlson: "The Center for Interfaith Cooperation offers vibrant leadership and regular educational programming. Indiana Muslims are being invited to the houses of worship of followers of other religions more frequently now than ever before."
CIC Board member David Carlson wrote this piece after attending the Parliament of World Religions in Salt Lake City October 15-19.
"Don’t expect Pope Francis to step over the homeless on our streets or ignore the plight of undocumented workers. Expect this pope to be less comfortable speaking to the joint session of Congress than with the millions, many of them poor, who will try to catch a glimpse of him."