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Chicagoland Muslims and Catholics break bread at 22nd Annual Iftar

Asalamu Alaikum, Greetings of Peace, CIOGC joined the Archdiocese of Chicago to mark the breaking of the Ramadan fast at the 22nd Annual Muslim-Catholic Iftar on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at the Islamic Foundation in Villa Park. The longstanding Muslim-Catholic Iftar allowed for the groups to join in friendship and solidarity during the Islamic holy [...]

By |2019-05-23T13:08:31-05:00May 23rd, 2019|E-News Articles, Homepage Announcements, Interfaith|Comments Off on Chicagoland Muslims and Catholics break bread at 22nd Annual Iftar

Chicago Muslims deeply saddened by fire at Notre Dame Cathedral

The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC), a unifying federation of more than 50 Chicagoland Islamic institutions, extends its heartfelt sympathy to the Catholic Church and the citizens of the nation of France at the losses sustained at Notre Dame Church. "CIOGC is deeply saddened to learn about the fire at the Notre [...]

By |2019-07-24T20:30:38-05:00April 16th, 2019|Civic, E-News Articles, Homepage Announcements|Comments Off on Chicago Muslims deeply saddened by fire at Notre Dame Cathedral

Chicago faith communities express condolences to Muslims after NZ massacre

Chicago faith communities reached out in solidarity to the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC) and the Muslim community after 50 Muslim worshipers at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand were killed in a terrorist attack last week. Below are letters of support from our interfaith partners: TO THE MUSLIM COMMUNITY OF [...]

By |2019-07-24T20:14:43-05:00March 22nd, 2019|E-News Articles, Homepage Announcements|Comments Off on Chicago faith communities express condolences to Muslims after NZ massacre

6/14/17 – Thank you to everyone who attended our Muslim-Catholic iftar

Nearly 100 guests joined the Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC), Islamic Foundation North (IFN), and the Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago for their Annual Muslim-Catholic Ramadan Iftar (fast-breaking) on Monday, June 12. IFN provided generous hospitality and a warm and welcoming Islamic environment with excellent seating arrangements conducive for interfaith dialogue and a [...]

By |2017-06-14T20:55:23-05:00June 14th, 2017|E-News Articles|0 Comments

6/7/17 – Register for our Muslim-Catholic Iftar on June 12 at IFN

CIOGC will hold its Annual Muslim-Catholic Iftar in partnership with the Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago on Monday, June 12, at Islamic Foundation North. Our relationship with the Archdiocese began over two decades ago, and has only strengthened over time. Designated speakers from the Muslim and Catholic faiths will speak on behalf of their communities, covering [...]

By |2017-06-07T17:53:26-05:00June 7th, 2017|E-News Articles|0 Comments

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