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CIC — “BACI and local community gives back on World Refugee Day”
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CIC — “BACI and local community gives back on World Refugee Day”

Many organizations in Indiana have been part of this project; Center for Interfaith Cooperation (CIC), AmeriCorps, Coalition for Our Immigrant Neighbors (COIN) and TeenWorks participated this year.

CIC & MAI — “Faith traditions come together for ‘Solidarity Vigil and Interfaith Prayer’ in response to Sri Lanka bombings”
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CIC & MAI — “Faith traditions come together for ‘Solidarity Vigil and Interfaith Prayer’ in response to Sri Lanka bombings”

The “Solidarity Vigil and Interfaith Prayer” event, co-sponsored by the Archdiocese of Indianapolis, the Indianapolis-based Center for Interfaith Cooperation and the Muslim Alliance of Indiana, drew leaders in the city of the Christian, Hindu, Jain, Jewish and Muslim communities.

CIC & MIA — “Victims of Sri Lanka attack mourned in 2 Indianapolis services”
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CIC & MIA — “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.

CIC — “April, 2019 declared as National Sikh Heritage Month in Indiana”
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CIC — “April, 2019 declared as National Sikh Heritage Month in Indiana”

The Proclamation reads” The State of Indiana recognizes and acknowledges the holiest Sikh holiday Vaiskhi on April 14, 2019 as National Sikh Day and month of April as National Sikh Heritage Month.

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.