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Maria Pimentel-Gannon — “‘It’s really, really hard not be affected’: Hoosier volunteers return from trip to border”
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Maria Pimentel-Gannon — “‘It’s really, really hard not be affected’: Hoosier volunteers return from trip to border”

A group of 16 Hoosiers, including attorneys and interpreters, is back from southern Texas where they spent a week at the country’s largest detention center for women and their children.

CIC — “The interfaith ambassadors of 2019”
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CIC — “The interfaith ambassadors of 2019”

The Center for Interfaith Cooperation (CIC) has deemed it proper to honor me and my wife Carolyn as the Interfaith Ambassadors of 2019. We are both humbled.

Maria Pimentel-Gannon — “Indy group heads to the border to help migrant women”
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Maria Pimentel-Gannon — “Indy group heads to the border to help migrant women”

Maria Pimentel-Gannon said, “I realize I can’t give them anything, which is kind of sad but I can give them my love and listening and my best as an interpreter.”

CIC — “Religion, Spirituality and the Arts seminar explores the story of Lot’s wife with 12 Indiana artists”
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CIC — “Religion, Spirituality and the Arts seminar explores the story of Lot’s wife with 12 Indiana artists”

Beiser will perform excerpts from her cello opera, “Elsewhere,” an imaginative and psychological retelling of the biblical story of Lot’s wife.

CIC — “Message ‘We are Sikh’ was delivered by tying over 300 turbans”
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CIC — “Message ‘We are Sikh’ was delivered by tying over 300 turbans”

Those who got turbans tyed looked cheerful and  enthusiastic. Some of them also posed for photos, with folded hands, in front of the Golden Temple poster.

CIC — “Indy’s Festival of Faiths invites all religions”
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CIC — “Indy’s Festival of Faiths invites all religions”

The Indy’s Festival of Faiths is very much reflective of that same spirit spoken of in the Qur’an and demonstrated by Prophet Muhammed and the Negus of Abyssinia; people of faith, regardless of their faith, must be mindful of the well-being of all people of faith.

CIC — Indianapolis interfaith community remembers the man who brought them together
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CIC — Indianapolis interfaith community remembers the man who brought them together

“When you think of people who make a difference in life, people who do not have a negative bone in their bodies, that was Shahid,” said K.P. Singh, an Indianapolis based artist and practicing Sikh who worked with Athar founding the original Interfaith Alliance. “He exuded kindness and happiness to all others.

CIC — CIC Strongly Condemns Vandalism At Congregation Shaarey Tefilla
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CIC — CIC Strongly Condemns Vandalism At Congregation Shaarey Tefilla

Center for Interfaith Cooperation has strongly condemned vandalism at Congregation Shaarey Tefilla, a synagogue in Carmel Indiana. In a statement, the CIC termed the incident as shocking- a blatant act of hatred…

Images from “Red, Black, Green”
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Images from “Red, Black, Green”

Thursday July 5th — More than 60 people attended the opening reception for "Red, Black, Gold," an exhibit of contemporary local African American artists. Several of the artists attended the reception and…

CIC & Watch Club —Summer Youth Camp
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CIC & Watch Club —Summer Youth Camp

This is a great opportunity for folks who work in the Interchurch Center and would like to give their kids a fantastic intercultural experience.