Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

Prayer Vigil

Prayer Vigil

CIC board member Patricia Holman, Staff Chaplain of the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, invites the community


Lailat-ul-Qadr — The Night of Power

For Muslims, Lailat-ul-Qadr is the Night of Power, a commemoration of when the Prophet Mohammad received the first verses of the Qu’ran. As on the other days of Ramadan, many Muslims do not eat, drink


Haitian Unity Prayer Luncheon

Looking for a special experience? Join the Haitian Unity Prayer Luncheon and hear Haitian music, taste Haitian food, see Haitian dance, meet Haitian dignitaries ... and get a sense of how important Haiti is to Indiana.


Thrive Weekend of Faith for Mental Health

Thrive Weekend of Faith has grown into a nation-wide initiative. The theme is mental health. Learn how your congregation can participate the weekend Thursday May 16 to Sunday May 19.


Visiting a few sites and the start of Ramadan

Faryal Khatri provides this report on the sights (and sites) of Istanbul and the beginning of Ramadan


Imam Saahir: “Ramadan fast is approaching”

"This is Ramadan; the human person exerting their human will power and controlling their desires and passions — not for themselves — but for the good pleasure of Allah. Ahh! What a wonderful feeling!"


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.


How (and where) to celebrate National Day of Prayer

Truman intentionally tried to avoid any constitutional problems when he originally called for a day of "prayer and meditation," which he thought would cover all spiritual traditions, regardless of their definition of Divinity.


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 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