Category: Past events

Cheers to Earth Charter for a major conference!
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Cheers to Earth Charter for a major conference!

August 24, Krannert Hall was the venue for an important Climate Leadership Summit organized by Interchurch Community member Earth Charter Indiana.

Yoga on the Spiritual Trail
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Yoga on the Spiritual Trail

From SPEA Scholar Lacey Duncan: “but few buildings and public space have been designed in a way that orients them to the river. There are often regulatory restrictions for the reason for structures such as buildings, to be designed away from these areas, but the trail recognizes the potential connection and spiritual meaning that nature can bring.”

Report on MAI’s refugee fair and iftar dinner
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Report on MAI’s refugee fair and iftar dinner

This Ramadan the Interchurch Center has been the host of several special interfaith iftars (breaking the fast with family and friends). Read about the Muslim Alliance of Indiana’s event June 17th

Faustin Ntala honors Ali in Louisville
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Faustin Ntala honors Ali in Louisville

Faustin Ntala, the founder of Waza Alliance, an IIC based organization that supports teachers in the Democratic Republic of Congo, drove with his children to Louisville so they could pay their respects to The Greatest.

A report from the OBAT interfaith iftar
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A report from the OBAT interfaith iftar

June 7th the Interchurch Center hosted an interfaith iftar, a breaking of the Ramadan fast. It was organized by OBAT Helpers and attended by one of the most diverse groups of 80 people Central Indiana has seen.

Indiana Undocumented Youth Alliance: Final Friday Closing- Family-Friendly Celebration
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Indiana Undocumented Youth Alliance: Final Friday Closing- Family-Friendly Celebration

Groups such as these provide the infrastructure to share knowledge to develop or monitor legislation. The bonding and friendships that evolve from these organizations can last a lifetime. The members seemed to genuinely enjoy the event and were dedicated to the mission of the group.

“Al-Islam and the African American Community in Indianapolis”
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“Al-Islam and the African American Community in Indianapolis”

March 24th at the Indiana Interchurch Center, Imam Michael "Mikal" Saahir spoke about Islam and the African American community in Indianapolis. Imam Saahir is author of the important history of the Nation…

Earth Elves Build a Bridge from the Interchurch Center to Paris
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Earth Elves Build a Bridge from the Interchurch Center to Paris

“Paris rings Are you listenin’ In the world, Things are worsening We need a beautiful sight To be happy tonight Walking in a clear wonderland.” — Sung to the tune of Winter…

The Interchurch Center hosts a feast for newcomers
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The Interchurch Center hosts a feast for newcomers

December 2 a group of IUPUI students joined with CIC at the Indiana Interchurch Center for a Multicultural Friendship Feast, billed as an opportunity for “Introducing Indianapolis to Each Other.” WISH-TV provides this story about the event.

Big crowd learns about the Pope’s environmental encyclical @ the IIC
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Big crowd learns about the Pope’s environmental encyclical @ the IIC

It was one of the first discussions of what Pope Francis’ encyclical on environmentalism, ‘Laudato Si,’ means for Indiana environmental policy, and more than 70 Hoosiers were part of it.