Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

How to Support a Support Group: Addictions and Mental Illness (and lots of follow up)

April 17th — clergy and lay leaders from several religious traditions will share their congregations' experiences with support groups at their places of worship.

Iman Michael “Mikal” Saahir documentary – CIC 2019 Ambassador of the year

This video premiered at the 5th Annual Interfaith Banquet, a tribute to Carolyn and Imam Saahir

The Dynamics of Interfaith

My hope is that through this project people will be able to recognize the importance of interreligious dialogue and gain some insight on how dedicated members of the CIC have reconciled interfaith to their own faith.

Don’t miss the Interfaith Youth Forum

“Young people speaking their minds…” These are lyrics from a popular song from the 1960s. But what do they mean today?

Watch & discuss “The Heart of Nuba”

March 28th — It's one of the most inspiring — and highly acclaimed — documentaries of recent years.

Labrang Tashi Kyil Monks come to UIndy

The University of Indianapolis is hosting a group of seven Tibetan Buddhist monks from one of the most celebrated monasteries, Labrang Tashi Kyil. This is the fourth visit of the monks to Indiana, which has a special relation with Tibetan Buddhism.

“Rebuilding Refugees’ Lives in Sri Lanka” with Sajith Silva

Sajith Silva, Catholic Relief Services program coordinator for Sri Lanka, talked about the vulnerable people displaced by war and how Catholic Relief Services provides hope and support

Sacred Spaces tour of Masjid Al-Fajr

The Masjid Al-Fajr Islamic Center of Greater Indianapolis was founded in 1971. Masjid Al-Fajr aims to develop Islamic character within Indianapolis both individually and throughout the Muslim community.

Join us for a very special International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated March 8th. In many countries it’s widely celebrated, even a national holiday. Maybe it should be here as well.

“Rebuilding Refugees’ Lives in Sri Lanka”

When our attention is seized by the latest refugee crisis, it's easy too forget people who've been refugee for decades.

What’s new at the ICMH?

One of CIC's most popular and successful programs is the Interfaith Coalition for Mental Health (ICMH).

Sacred Spaces Tours this fall

Join a group of high school and college students for a tour of five places of worship this fall.

The Book of Mormon and more educational opportunities

Ruth Ellen Homer's talk about "The Book of Mormon" is not your only chance to increase your religious literacy -- your knowledge of the beliefs and practices of different faiths and traditions.

Global religious perspectives on climate change

Climate change is the most significant environmental problem of our time. In this session we will consider the perils of climate change from a global perspective with the help of scholars of Christianity, Judaism, and Hinduism.

Pilgrimage to Montgomery, Alabama

The focus of this meaningful pilgrimage is a visit to the National Memorial for Peace and Justice (the Lynching Memorial) and the Legacy Museum: From Enslavement to Mass Incarceration.

Religion, science and the environment

When we discuss the urgent issue of global climate change, all too often the terms of debate seem to be "religion vs. science." Many people of faith seem willing to deny scientific evidence in the name of their beliefs.