• 551-234-1213
  • info@interfaithny.com

Check out our events

Interfaith Institute of Long Island

Events
April 2021

IFI News - Chairman's Update

New York, USA

It was a year ago on March 8th 2020 the Interfaith Institute had its in person program with a sizable number of attendees followed by social interaction and some refreshments.


Learn more
Events
10 Feb 2021

Slavery on Long Island

New York, USA

Slavery, the wicked institution rightfully known as America’s original sin, was not limited to the South. It happened right here on Long Island. A group of journalism students at Stony Brook University researched that history, and this program explores their work.


Learn more
Events
23 August 2020

We Refuse to be Enemies

New York, USA

How Muslim and Jews can make Peace, One friendship at a time.



Learn more
Events
06 Oct 2019

Fourth Annual Interfaith Institute Award

New York, USA

Alex Kronemer, Executive Director of Unity Productions Foundation
Unity Productions Foundation is a non-profit film studio that works to create peace through the media, to empower citizens with greater understanding and to nourish pluralism in America


Learn more
Events
30 June 2019

The Sultan and the Saint

New York, USA

Brookville Multifaith Campus
2 Brookville Rd., Glen Head, NY 11545 516-626-0414
Two men of faith, one a traveling Christian preacher, the other the ruler of a Muslim Empire, bucked a century of war, distrust, and insidious propaganda in a search for...


Learn more
Events
May 2019

Planning a program led by Dr Panna Shah and Rev Tom Goodhue

New York, USA

Planning a program led by Dr Panna Shah and Rev Tom Goodhue.


Learn more
Events
28 April 2019

Passover Cedar

New York, USA

Passover Seder
Organized by IFI Board members-Dean Benjamin Rifkin and Rabbi Michael White.




Learn more
Events
31 March 2019

Book Discussion – Harder Right Led by Professor Arthur Dobrin

New York, USA

Book Discussion – Harder Right Led by Professor Arthur Dobrin


Learn more
Events
24 February 2019

What you need to know about the government

New York, USA

What you need to know about the government -Village, Town, County and State level - Speakers Westbury Mayor Peter Cavallaro, Nasrin Ahmed and others.


Learn more
Events
27 January 2019

A Little Town in Iowa,A Statue in Geneva, and The Meaning of Jihad

New York, USA

Moderator: Sahar Hussain, director of the Hamza Academy in Valley Stream and member of the board of directors of the Interfaith Institute.
Speakers: Mufti Mohammad Farhan, PhD, executive director of the Islamic Center of Long Island.
Daisy Khan, founder and executive director of the Women’s Islamic Initiative in Spirituality and Equality (WISE). At a Washington conference in September,...


Learn more
Events
23 November 2018

INTERFAITH INSTITUTE OF THE ISLAMIC CENTER OF LONG ISLAND | 2018 REPORT

New York, USA

Dear readers, please find a brief recap of some major highlights of IFI in 2018. Also do visit our website for more information on the IFI at www.interfaithny.com


Learn more
Events
23 Nov, 2018

True Jihad - Yesterday’s Hero Today’s Need

New York, USA

True Jihad - Yesterday’s Hero Today’s Need
Celebrating Emir Abdel Kader (1808-1882)
Speakers: Sr Sahar Hussain (IFI), Mufti Farhaan, John Kiser and others.


Learn more
Events
23 Nov, 2018

Interfaith Sabbath service at Temple Beth-Ol-Elohim, Jericho

New York, USA

Interfaith Sabbath service at Temple Beth-Ol-Elohim, Jericho.

Learn more
Events
11 Nov, 2018

Book Discussion: The Sunflower by Simon Weisenthal

New York, USA

Book Discussion: The Sunflower by Simon Weisenthal - A prisoner in a concentration camp is asked for forgiveness by a dying Nazi Soldier. What would


Learn more
Events
7 Nov, 2018

Please join us! For dinner and discussion

New York, USA

Open to students age 13-18. As per all our programs community service credit will be offered and parents & class teachers are invited to attend as well.Please call Rabbi Michael Stanger at 333-7977x14 or email rabbi@owhc.org or Seema Rahman at 516-476-0641 email: seema4icli@gmail.com with any questions or to reserve you spot.







Learn more
Events
4 Nov, 2018

IFI and Domestic Harmony Foundation workshop for Clergy/Imams

New York, USA

IFI and Domestic Harmony Foundation workshop for Clergy/Imams - With focus on family dynamics: IFI guest: Imam Mohd Majid...

Learn more
Events
Oct, 2018

Historical Facts on Muslims And Jews Helping Each Other

New York, USA

Si Kaddour Benghabrit, the rector of the Great Mosque of Paris, helped from 100 to 500 Jews disguise themselves as Muslims during the Nazi invasion of France. ...



Learn more
Events
Oct, 2018

Peaceful Coexistence - Jewish and Muslim in Iberia Peninsula By Sohail Nabi

New York, USA

After the death of Prophet Muhammad in 632 C.E., Islam spread rapidly from Makkah to much of northern Africa. In 711 C.E., the recently-converted Muslim Berbers, who inhabited the regions of Morocco and Algeria, crossed...


Learn more
Events
Oct, 2018

Muslim Jewish Advisory Council

New York, USA

The Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council first convened in November 2016. The Council brings together 46 civil society, religious and business leaders from across the United States to advocate for domestic policy issues of common concern to the Muslim and Jewish communities


Learn more
Events
Oct 2018

A brief history of the Jews in India and the Paradeshi Synagogue in Kochi Dr. Unni Mooppan

New York, USA

Judaism was the first foreign religion to reach India. Kerala, the Southern state situated on the West coast of India, had ...


Learn more
Events
Oct 2018

The Prophet Muhammad and The Children of Israel By Dr. John Andrew Morrow

New York, USA

The relationship between the Prophet Muhammad and the Jewish people is complex and nuanced. Not only was he a descendant of Ishmael, ...


Learn more
Events
Oct 2018

AMJID REFLECTIONS By Rabbi Jerome K. Davidson

New York, USA

I am grateful for the opportunity to add comments from the Jewish community’s perspective to the excellent discussion of AMJID prepared by my dear friend and dialogue partner, Dr. Faroque Khan. ...


Learn more
Events
Oct 2018

American Muslims and Jews in Dialogue (AMJID)

New York, USA

As a child growing up in Kashmir, I had often heard my dad, Haji Ghulam Hassan Khan, speak in very fond terms of his experiences when he was a student at Harvard in Cambridge, ...


Learn more
Events
07 Oct 2018

IFI 3rd Annual Awards

New York, USA

Third annual awards event with focus on Muslim Jewish Advisory Council (MJAC) - its accomplishments and plans ahead. Both national co-chairs Mr. Farooq Kathwari (CEO Ethan Allen) and Mr. Stanley M Bergman (CEO of Henry Schein and immediate and past president of AJC plan to participate).

RSVP Link : Click


Learn more
Events
16 September 2018

What’s at Stake: If News is “Fake!”

New York, USA

Organized and moderated by IFI board member Mr. Robert Keeler

A conversation about what we can do to support good journalism at a time when this pivotal institution is under fire. Our keynote speaker will be Howard Schneider, dean of the Stony Brook University School of Journalism and the prescient pioneer of “news literacy” education.


Learn more
Events
08, May 2018

The Annual Pre-Ramadan Conference

New York, USA

The IFI was invited to attend the annual Pre-Ramadan Conference on May 08, 2018 which brings together NYPD Officers and members of the Muslim community at One Police Plaza Headquarters ...


Learn more
Events
04, May 2018

Excerpts from May 4th 2018 Khutbah at ICLI

New York, USA

Being a Muslim started by the simple act of a good human being (Prophet Mohammed) going into seclusion regularly to seek to know his Creator and to ask his Creator for help.


Learn more
Check more Events