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Join CAIR-Chicago at DePaul for a Panel Discussion on Race and Religion in Academia

DePaul’s Center for Interreligious Engagement (CIE) is hosting a panel discussion that will assess how academia shapes discourse on race and religion.

Outreach Coordinator Will Tour Turkey with Local Interfaith Delegation

Gerald Hankerson, CAIR-Chicago’s Outreach Coordinator, will travel with a dozen Chicago area community leaders involved in interfaith to Turkey.

CAIR-Chicago to Participate in 3rd Annual Interfaith Dialogue Series

CAIR-Chicago will participate in the 3rd Annual “In Good Faith Series”, a trilateral Abrahamic interfaith dialogue hosted by the Catholic Theological Union.

The National: In Chicago politics, a fast friendship

In the years following the attacks of September 11, 2001, enthusiasm for interfaith iftar events swept America’s liberal Christians. When I was studying theology, an interfaith iftar – usually hosted by a campus church group – typically expressed a message more political than religious.

Jewish-Muslim Community Building Initiative to Host Holiday Party: Iftar in the Syngogue

CAIR-Chicago is a member of the Jewish-Muslim Community Building Initiative (JMCBI), a working group that focuses on grassroots collaboration between the Muslim and Jewish communities in the greater Chicago metropolitan area.

CAIR-Chicago to Receive Interfaith Multi-regional Delegation

Continuing our efforts to connect with Muslims from around the world and enhance a mutual understanding of Islam within American society and culture, CAIR-Chicago will host a delegation of community leaders from 20 different countries in Africa, the Americas, Asia, and Europe.

CAIR-Chicago, Muslim Leaders Join Cardinal George and the Archdiocese in Interfaith Prayer

CAIR-Chicago joined leaders of Chicago’s Muslim community recently in a meeting with the Archdiocese of Chicago and its archbishop, Francis Cardinal George. The event, “Muslim and Catholic Evening of Conversation”, marked a new chapter of interfaith dialogue and engagement between the two faith communities.

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Join Interfaith Vigil for Immigration Reform

Please join CAIR-Chicago and leaders from across local religious communities in support of making comprehensive immigration reform a priority this year.

CAIR-Chicago to Host Elderhostel’s “Bridge To Islam” program

CAIR-Chicago will host Elderhostel’s Days of Discovery “Bridge To Islam” program, on Wednesday, May 6, 2009 and Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at the Orland Park Prayer Center. Elderhostel is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing extraordinary learning adventures for people 55 and over.

Outreach Coordinator to Join Panel at DePaul‘s Islam Awareness Week

Gerald Hankerson, Outreach Coordinator, was invited by United Muslims Moving Ahead (UMMA) of DePaul University to speak at its “Islam Awareness Week” discussion panel of individuals to discuss their personal experiences and why they choose Islam as their religion.