Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

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Join the Interfaith Enrichment Corps What does it mean to serve with the CIC?

Interfaith Digital Dialogue

This summer promises to be like no other. Many of us are staying in our own space, not sure how to venture out. Are you yearning for new connections? Is it time to see the world in new ways?

Celebrating FaithFully — September 13, the Indy Festival of Faiths

In 2020, the Indy Festival of Faiths is going virtual. September 13th will mark the first time the Festival has been held online. This year's theme is Celebrating Faithfully. We promise: it will be awesome!

New Pilot Mental Health Program

Culturally Sensitive Counselling in the Muslim Community. 7 Free continuing education credits will be provided upon approval, and participants will gain appreciative knowledge of Islam, mental health challenges in the Muslim community, and the opportunity

Living Memorial for Sister Norma

The CIC Remembers a Spiritual Giant


The painful and disturbing images of the senseless and shocking murder of George Floyd caused the embers of frustration and anger that have glowed for decades, or even centuries, to burst into flame and

Register for 2020 Summer Youth Camp

CIC's award-winning Summer Youth Camp will be held the last two weeks of July. Gon't let your kid mss out in the safe fun!

April 26 — Hindus and Jains celebrate Akshaya Tritiya

Akshaya Tritiya is considered as the most golden day of the year: Any initiative made on that day or anything bought on that day is considered to be good fortune.

Applications Are Now Open for the 2020-21 Religion, Spirituality, and the Arts Seminar

Be part of a cohort of artists, religious leaders, religious communities, humanities experts, and a broad range of publics from diverse backgrounds and disciplinary perspectives for sustained study, analysis, and discussion of religious texts in a classroom environment.

May 7 — Pesach Sheni (Second Passover) … a post-quarantine do-over?

This is a great idea for all who us who've been physical distancing and haven't been able to celebrate with family, friends, and fellows. When we can, let's take advantage of a second chance.

Quarantine news you can use

Every day we search for interfaith news stories from around Central Indiana, the United States, and the world. Here are our latest recommendations.

National Service Recognition Day 2020 Goes Virtual

Over the past several weeks, we have seen the best of the American people – from doctors and nurses working tirelessly to help our neighbors recover from COVID-19 to individuals staying home to help slow the spread.

Worldwide fast for relief from COVID-19

"This global fast will take place on Good Friday, April 10, 2020. We invite our neighbors and friends in the Indianapolis area to participate with us!"

American JewBu: Jews, Buddhists, and Religious Change

Here's a way of answering "What is Interfaith?" Interfaith means more than learning about The Other. It's learning from The Other, adopting and adapting new ideas into one's own beliefs and practices.

Join the Community Menorah

If anyone is interested in celebrating with the Jewish community, throughout the holiday several different Jewish organizations will take turns lighting the large outdoor Community Menorah on the Max & Mae Simon Jewish Community Campus, which all are welcome to attend

“For Holocaust survivors, Hanukkah marks time to celebrate outside the shadows”

Some guests shared memories of Hanukkahs past with an IndyStar reporter. They recounted years of deprivation, war and life as Jews in a country in which they could not freely practice their religion.