Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

Aarti Shah

Jain Aarti Shah is interviewed as part of Rachel Koehler's "Dynamics of Interfaith" podcast series.

“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

Solidarity Vigil and Interfaith Prayer for Sri Lanka

April 25th — The Muslim Alliance of Indiana, the Roman Catholic Archdiocese, and the Center for Interfaith Cooperation invite everyone to come together as we stand with and pray for the victims and people in Sri Lanka.

KP on Notre Dame’s fire

This comes from our good friend and Brother, KP Singh.

Sometimes an excuse to toss colors is more important than the calendar

Holi is one of the most popular Hindu festivals around the world. In 2019 it was celebrated March 21. So why are two local organizations celebrating it this weekend?

What can we in Indy learn from the Israeli NGO Ma’ase?

Ma’ase believes that volunteering is a tool for social and economic mobility and for developing a civil society, a society that advances equal opportunities and values of tolerance and involvement.