The Interchurch Community in the News

Join the IIC community
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Join the IIC community

Want to join the community of vibrant organizations that make up the Indiana Interchurch Center? Check out what’s available.

Privacy in the digital age
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Privacy in the digital age

Legislation, both at home and abroad, hasn’t kept pace with technological developments, leaving some wondering if privacy as we know it is long dead.

Brazil’s metamorphosis
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Brazil’s metamorphosis

Brazil is drawing in more investment, working on global issues ranging from climate change to peacekeeping, and even hosting the 2016 Olympics. But can poverty and inequality keep it back?

The Bible as a Mirror of the Ages
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The Bible as a Mirror of the Ages

Learn about the Bible’s fascinating career as a mirror of the ages, from medieval Europe to modern America, the deep-seated fears and preoccupations, as well as the noblest aspirations and longings, of different peoples and traditions.

Celebrate Bangladesh’s Victory Day @ IIC
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Celebrate Bangladesh’s Victory Day @ IIC

Be part of the Interchurch Center’s Victory Day celebration from a distance … enjoy the two opposing sides from the 1971 independence war of Bangladesh come together to celebrate their wonderful country.

Muslim Alliance of Indiana service for Abdul Rahman Kassig @ IIC
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Muslim Alliance of Indiana service for Abdul Rahman Kassig @ IIC

Days after video of Peter Abdul Rahman Kassig’s killing was released by ISIS, the Muslim Alliance of Indiana paid tribute to Kassig at the Indiana Interchurch Center.

Lunch & Learn — Jewish and Christian communities in Baghdad
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Lunch & Learn — Jewish and Christian communities in Baghdad

On December 16’s IIC Lunch & Learn, Dina and Alfan shared details of their families’ histories in Iraq and parallels between their journeys from the Middle East to Indianapolis. Participants enjoyed a fascinating conversation … plus a delicious Iraqi lunch prepared by Alfan.

Saint John’s Bible calligraphy workshop
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Saint John’s Bible calligraphy workshop

Be inspired by the presence of the historic Saint John’s Bible, the first handwritten Bible commissioned since the advent of the printing press. Erika Woods, master calligrapher, is offering a workshop at the Indiana Interchurch Center.

Saint John’s Bible opening ceremony and reception
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Saint John’s Bible opening ceremony and reception

The display of the Saint Johns Bible will open with a call to prayer by the representatives of the three religions of Abraham. Everyone is welcome.

IIC hosts the Saint John’s Bible
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IIC hosts the Saint John’s Bible

Don’t miss experiencing the Saint John’s Bible, one of this century’s great works of religious art … and don’t miss the interfaith inspired by the Bible that members of the IIC community are helping organize.