Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

Shari Rudavsky: “A Jew, Christian and Muslim walk into an art studio…”

April 29th the Center for Interfaith Cooperation joined the Jewish Community Relations Council to host a showcase of a remarkable project for healing. Shari Rudavsky of the Indianapolis Star reports.

Discussing art, culture, faith and policy with Mohammed Fairouz & friends

In a public dialogue before the world premiere of "Zabur," diplomats and artists explored how an artist’s cultural and religious background can help bridge understanding to shape public policy.

Soulaf Abas on the Syrian refugee crisis

Syrian artist Soulaf Abas spoke at the Indiana Interchurch Center April 22. Unfortunately her excellent talk was not videotaped. Fortunately an earlier talk was taped.

Help make an interfaith community mosaic for Israel

April 29th -- The Galilee Medical Center in Northern Israel serves Jewish, Christian, Muslim, and Druze patients, See an Indianapolis-driven art project that promises to connect those communities even more closely.

Reports from CIC’s Interfaith Lecture Series

The Center for Interfaith Cooperation co-sponsored several events with Indianapolis universities as part of its Interfaith Lecture Series. Global Indy's SPEA Scholars filed these reports.

Screening of “Beyond Right and Wrong: Stories of Justice and Forgiveness”

Global Indy SPEA Scholars Alena Jones and Jonathan Lounds attended the Center for Interfaith Cooperation's screening of "Beyond Right and Wrong: Stories of Justice and Forgiveness" at the Indiana War Memorial.

Pierre Atlas on Middle East crises

Speaking on the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, CIC board member Pierre Atlas surveyed and analyzed current events in the Middle East region.

CIC’s Alfan Abdulahad on the plight of Iraq’s Christians

Although Alfan Abdulahad has lived in Indianapolis with her family for six years, her heart is still with the Iraqis suffering today

Charlie Wiles (+ Edward Curtis) on Islamic Awakening

May 7th 2014 — Part of the Mid-North Shepherd Center's 2014 Great Decisions series. The aftermath of the Arab Spring has resulted in unforeseen changes in the political landscape in many countries, especially regarding the role of Islam and democracy.