Mobilizing religion for the common good

Ansari family’s $15 million gift to Notre Dame aims to unite global religions

Ansari family’s $15 million gift to Notre Dame aims to unite global religions

Rafat and Zoreen Ansari and their family have made a $15 million gift to the University of Notre Dame for the creation of an institute dedicated to the study of religion around the world.

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FOOTBALL FRIDAY FILM SCREENING: The Ornament of the World

FOOTBALL FRIDAY FILM SCREENING: The Ornament of the World

New documentary explores culture of tolerance among Jews, Christians, and Muslims in medieval Spain.

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Conference explores ways to expand understanding about religion

Conference explores ways to expand understanding about religion

Religion Beyond Memes: Enhancing Public Discourse about Faith and Practice unites academics and media representatives for a deeper look at portraying faith.

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About the Ansari Institute

About the Ansari Institute

The Rafat and Zoreen Ansari Institute for Global Engagement with Religion is dedicated to the study of religion around the world and serves as a center of public deliberation and education through research, teaching, outreach, and interaction with religious communities and the public worldwide.

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