Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

TODAY! Vote for “The Best Festival or Art Event in Indianapolis”

It's finally here, July 31, the final day to vote for the Indy Festival of Faiths as the city's best festival. Let's do this.

There’s just a little bit longer to push the Indy Festival Faiths over the line!

Time is running out to vote for the Indy Festival of Faiths as "Best Festival or Art Show" in Indianapolis.

June 22 — A blessed feast day of Saint Mary Magdalene

Saint Mary Magdalene has a very special status in the stories of Christianity (and other religious traditions). She has a unique role in Central Indiana, too. you can learn more at the Indy Festival

Anita Joshi podcast + video of the Procession of Faiths

Anita connects the fundamental truth of Hinduism with the joyful celebration of the Festival of Faiths

Community Building: Resiliency Across Sectors

June 19th — How effective are prison ministries at addressing mental health problems of prisoners during and after their incarceration?

“Why Do Some Christians Observe Shavuot?”

Sam Kestenbaum, in the Jewish journal Forward, explores the coincidence of Jewish celebration of Shavuot and the Christian celebration of Pentecost. Before reading the article you might take a look at a video from Religion for Breakfast.

Indy Pride and people of faith

One of the cultural transformations of the past decade has been the open embrace of the LGBTQ community by different religious traditions. This will be apparent with the weeks of Indy Pride events.

Tell your story about borders

June 13th — When you "Images from the Border," you'll read the dozens of stories about the meaning of borders. Share yours!

Interfaith Iftar for the IMPD

Rev. Holman says, "We don't want the first time a police officer to encounter someone of a different faith to be in the middle of a crisis situation."

Images from the Interfaith Iftar for Rohingya Refugees

It was perhaps the finest interfaith iftar anyone had experienced, thanks to partners in the Jewish and Muslim communities.

What to expect at the interfaith iftar for Rohingya refugees May 25

Expect celebrities, journalists, on-the-ground humanitarian workers, Jews, Christians, Muslims, and more.

Laments and the Indy Spiritual Trail

Saturday May 18. At 9:00 am join pilgrimage maven Ian McIntosh for a walk along the Indianapolis Spiritual Trail to the Park of Laments.

The Bible in America: Does it Still Matter?

May 9th — Dr. Peter J. Thuesen, Professor of Religious Studies at IUPUI, speaks at the Lutheran Child & Family Services annual symposium

Internment, Identity, and Resistance: The Art of the Camps during World War II

Join Rabbi Dennis Sasso and his guest Julia Muney Moore for conversation, humor, and spirits at Cocktail Judaism at Congregation Beth-El Zedeck.

Center for Interfaith Cooperation & Watch Club Youth Summer Camp

Youth Summer Camp runs for two sessions in 2019, from July 22-26 and July 29-August 2 at the Indiana Interchurch Center. Students, ages 7-12, will engage in a variety of fun and educational activities with facilitators from Zimbabwe, Pakistan, Iraq, Israel, Rwanda, Sudan, and Japan.

Thursday evening — Solidarity Vigil & Interfaith Prayer for Sri Lanka

Please join this important interfaith vigil and memorial service