Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

Interfaith Starter Grant

The Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC) wants to help new graduates with small grants to turn their interfaith dreams into realities


OBAT iftar for Rohingya Refugees: The power of interfaith engagement

May 25th saw a powerful display of interfaith service, when Muslim, Jewish and interfaith organizations joined together for a fundraising iftar for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh.


An interview with Judge David Shaheed

The third podcast by Rachel Koehler as part of the "Dynamics of Interfaith" series. For decades Judge Shaheed has been an interfaith leader in Central Indiana.


Peace Pole Dedication at Masjid Al-Fajr (the oldest mosque in Indianapolis)

Two years ago the Islamic school associated with Masjid Al Fajr, recieved the now infamous letter addressed "To the Children of Satan". On Friday, we will deliver a very different message. One of love and hope.


Victims of Sri Lanka attack mourned in 2 Indianapolis services

WTHR was at interfaith vigil for victims in Sri Lanka, and give a flavor of what you may have missed.


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.


Message to Imam Saahir from Rep. Andre Carson

Rep. Andre Carson sends his congratulations to Imam Saahir and his gratitude to the Center for Interfaith Cooperation.


Rev. Bruce Garrison on the New Zealand shootings

CIC board member Bruce Garrison was asked to contribute a few words to the memorial for the 50 victims of the shootings in Christchurch, NZ


Rev. Jerry Zehr calls to focus on ideas that unite us

CIC emeritus board member KP Singh reports on the visit to the Sikh Satsang of Rev. Jerry Zehh, founder of Carmel Interfaith Alliance


“Melody of ecumenism can complement, lead to harmony of faiths”

"The melody is ours to sing and complement with many harmonies. Moreover, it can also complement our hearts."


The Interfaith Youth Ambassadors have launched

A couple dozen youth from local high schools and universities will meet the members of their community, learn about other faith traditions, and converse with a diverse group of people.


The 50th celebration of the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

The Indiana Christian Leadership Conference has celebrated the birthday of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday for 50 years, since January of 1969. This was Dr. King’s first birthday since his assassination in


Fr. Rick Ginther: Building bridges is goal of inter-religious dialogue

New CIC board member Fr. Rick Ginther: "The Spirit of Pentecost is yet at work in our world, reaching beyond the 'babble' of misunderstanding—to mutual understanding leading to openness, justice and peace."