Activities calendar

The calendar below shows activity information linked to Inter Faith Week 2020. Many activities this year will take place virtually, and an icon identifies these on the list below. You can also filter online/ socially distanced in-person activities using the controls above.

  • Wednesday 14 October

    Diwali Rewind Celebrations via zoom

    York (online). 18.00 – Saturday 14 November 20.00
    The event will be showing a selection of performances from previous Diwali events, including children from York.
    Contact Harish.vashist@gmail.com or sunilsahadev@gmail.com …

  • Sunday 1 November

    Hats of Faith 2020

    Online
    A 5min 18 sec video explaining the Jewish headgear “kippah” collection I have and use. Aimed at younger children.
    Part of the virtual “Hats of Faith” project set up in the Wirral for schools for Interfaith Week.

  • Tuesday 3 November

    Writing our thoughts about the importance of RE

    Oundle UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Inspired by The Important Book, Laxton Junior Year 6 pupils write their thoughts about why RE is important on the school's woodland garden art wall.…

  • Wednesday 4 November

    Youth forum discussion video

    Voices of Faith Group c/o Diocese of Newcastle, Church House, St John’s Terrace, North Shields, NE29 6HS
    For Inter Faith Week, the Voices of Faith group asked seven young people from Muslim and Christian communities a few questions about what they were thinking near the end of 2020. The video contains their thoughts on this year, the…

    NTU Faith - interfaith Week Celebration Event

    Nottingham UK. 22.52 – 23.59
    NTU Faith will be bringing together a range of diverse faith traditions for an inclusive and exciting inter faith celebration during Interfaith Week 2020. There will be the opportunity to hear how different faith traditions come together for the common…

  • Friday 6 November

    A Visual History of the Hajj from the Khalili Collections

    Tintagel House 92 Albert Embankment London SE1 7TY. 0.00 – Monday 30 November 0.00
    A UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador, Professor Sir David Khalili, has been a champion of interfaith understanding and intercultural harmony and appreciation. As an Iranian Jew who has assembled the world’s largest collection of Islamic Art and is knighted by two Popes,…

    Tour of Bradford Interfaith Centre

    BD4 8RG
    Children from Reception at Lower Fields Primary Academy had a virtual visitor from Bradford Interfaith Centre. They learnt all about the Hindu celebration Diwali through stories, songs and dance.…

    Launch of Birmingham Inter Faith Week programme

    Birmingham, via Zoom. 14.30 – 16.00
    Launch event for the Birmingham Inter Faith Week programme on Zoom, with the Lord Mayor; Cllr John Cotton, Cabinet Member; Kim Leadbeater (Jo Cox Sister), Ambassador Jo Cox Foundation.

    The event will include a BMAG Video;…

  • Saturday 7 November

    Scout Remembrance Service

    Birmingham. 10.30 – 12.30
    A multi-faith remembrance service with Birmingham Scouts.

    More information to follow.…

  • Sunday 8 November

    Interfaith Tree Planting

    Dewsbury. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    During Inter Faith Week tree planting at various sites will begin under the coordination of Dewsbury South Community (Covid-19) support to highlight how the community worked together through the 2020 Covid-19 emergency. If you would like to take part or…

    Message for humanity

    UK (Online)
    "Epidemics, Pandemics, Natural disasters have always afflicted humans since we first sprawled across the globe.
    Many of these outbreaks may have taught us an important lesson or even served as a harsh reminder… Or have they?
    At…

    Spread the Light

    Coventry UK. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Spread the light: Take part in our 'Spread The Light' social media campaign. Throughout many different religions, candles signify unity, peace, and light. Throughout the week, we'll be encouraging you to light a candle, pause and reflect on current issues…

    Meet the Faith Socs

    Coventry uk. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    All week we'll be showcasing the amazing faith societies that you can join! We'll be celebrating their contributions to the student experience, and letting you find out about what they do, and how you get involved. …

    Share an Image of Light for Diwali and Inter Faith Week

    Bournemouth. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Due to the national lockdown, Diwali celebrations may look a little different this year. To celebrate both Diwali and Inter Faith Week, we are asking the BU community to join together in hope by sharing an image of light, wherever…

    Spread a little joy project

    Bournemouth . 0.00 – 0.00
    Our Faith & Reflection team are marking Inter Faith Week by distributing knitting packs, free of charge, to members of the BU and AUB community as part of their ‘Spread a little joy’ project. These packs contain knitting needles, yarn…

    Messages of Hope - a video for Inter Faith Week from North Kent faith communities

    Kent. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    You can watch this video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l60fWfTC0sI …

    Inter Faith Week video of inter faith discussion about the impact of COVID-19

    Norwich. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    A video bringing together voices from Norwich's faith communities in a conversation about the ways in which COVID-19 is affecting faith communities and highlighting the key role of faith communities across Norfolk during the Covid pandemic. Speakers from the Baha'i,…

    Mitzvah Day - Welcoming Borehamwood’s Muslim Community to their New Mosque

    WD6 3DW. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    As part of Mitzvah Day 2020, working with local anti-hunger charity, Gratitude we are welcoming Borehamwood's Muslim Community to their new mosque in Maxwell Road. Based around the themes of "Celebrating Diversity" and "Food Brings Us Together", please send us…

    DMU Faith Advisors answer questions

    De Montfort University, Leicester. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    De Montfort University Faith Advisors are inviting questions from DMU students via Instagram Stories, and will be answering them on Instagram during Inter Faith Week…

    Quotes about different faiths

    Windsor and Maidenhead (online). 0.00 – 23.59
    Each day during Inter Faith Week, Windsor and Maidenhead Community Forum will be sharing a quote from a different faith, as well as information about key dates/ festivals for that faith. …

    Inter Faith Video sketch

    London. 0.00 – 0.00
    Inter faith sketch.…

    Faith and inclusion: Celebrating diversity of faith within fundraising

    London. 0.00 – 0.00
    A special blog by Elizabeth Balglobin for Inter Faith Week about diversity of faith and fundraising.…

    Showcasing student groups for Inter Faith Week - The Catholic Society

    Leicester. 0.00 – 0.00
    One of a series of videos about different student groups at the university.…

    Recognising Inter Faith Week

    Salford. 0.00 – 0.00
    Special blog for Inter Faith Week.…

    Series of Inter Faith Week videos from South Tyneside Mayor and faith leaders

    South Tyneside. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Series of Inter Faith Week videos from South Tyneside Mayor and faith leaders…

    Inter Faith Stories of Hope

    Bradford and Leeds. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Series of 6 daily videos celebrating West Yorkshire faith communities' response to COVID.…

    Inter Faith Week video messages

    London. 0.00 – 0.00
    This #InterFaithWeek we are sharing video messages from people of different faiths and beliefs about why interfaith matters.
    Rt Revd Martin Gorick, Bishop of Dudley, Roxanne Amihere, Shanon Shah, Thivya Jeyashanker and others to be announced.
    Videos accessible…

    Together we can get through this

    Coventry. 0.00 – 0.00
    A video, produced in Coventry by local faith communities, is highlighting the thoughts and feelings of children during the COVID-19 pandemic and on marking various faith festival during this difficult time.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WyS4OekeRNo&feature=youtu.be…

    Sacred Spaces and Special Things

    Bradford UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    This year for Interfaith Week we have put together some resources and activities based on our popular Interfaith themed Cathedral visits, but which may be accessed via the internet in your own classroom or other learning space.

    Interviews with three people of different faiths about faith and mental wellbeing

    St Albans
    For Inter Faith Week we spoke with three people of different faiths to ask what their faith means to them and how it affects their mental wellbeing.

    https://www.mindinmidherts.org.uk/interfaith-week-a-personal-look-into-zen-buddhism/
    https://www.mindinmidherts.org.uk/interfaith-week-a-personal-look-into-judaism/
    https://www.mindinmidherts.org.uk/interfaith-week-a-personal-look-into-christianity/ …

    A virtual celebration

    Oadby. 0.00 – 0.00
    We normally celebrate Interfaith Week by inviting representatives from different faith groups to speak at our Interfaith event. With the current COVID-19 situation, we cannot hold our usual Interfaith Week event. Instead, some of the faith groups have shared their…

    Celebrating Interfaith Week in Barking and Dagenham

    London. 0.00 – 0.00
    We would normally hold events in partnership with the Barking and Dagenham Faith Forum but, unfortunately due to the pandemic, this hasn't been possible this year. We are recognising this week however, by flying the Interfaith Week flag above the…

    8 Days to Help Creation – Call for Action

    Warwick. 0.00 – 0.00
    A very successful Interfaith prayer service took place via Zoom on Thursday in October in which people from different faiths gave a brief presentation which included readings from their faith perspective and Holy Scriptures on Creation. One common theme that…

    Interfaith Week reflections

    Walsall. 0.00 – 0.00
    A series of four blogs by members of faith communities in Walsall: Revd Emily Reynolds; Ramandeep Kaur Sandhu; Imam Muhammad Mustaqeem Shah; and Revd Rachel Wood, including reflections about community spirit in Walsall.…

    Inter Faith Week 2020 - Footpaths

    St Denys Evington LE5 6FA. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Some of the participants in this autumn's online Footpaths course share why caring for the planet matters to them. Those participating have a range of faiths and worldviews. Photographs to accompany the video are of the beautiful Evington area.

    Blogs highlighting faith and belief perspectives

    UK. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    The Ministry of Defence ran a week-long blog series, highlighting the role of faith or belief in the life and career of individuals serving in the Armed Forces. …

    Messages from Armed Forces Chaplains

    UK. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    The Royal Air Force ran a week-long social media campaign highlighting special Inter Faith Week messages from Armed Forces Chaplains. These included audio and video messages. …

    Inter Faith Week daily Facebook series on different faiths

    UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Daily Facebook posts about different faiths.…

    Interfaith art competion: Faith in a Time of Crisis

    University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD. 0.00 – 0.00
    Art competition.…

    Inter Faith Week Buddies

    UK. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Humanists UK is taking part in the 'Inter Faith Week Buddies' scheme, which pairs individuals from different backgrounds for one-to-one dialogue. …

    Sharing faith stories

    UK. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 15.00
    Aviva has been celebrating Inter Faith Week by encouraging members of its staff Origins Community Group to share their faith stories across the company and set up their own faith communities to provide an opportunity for connection. It has also…

    8 Days to Help Creation - Call for Action

    Warwick (online). 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    A very successful Interfaith prayer service took place via Zoom on Thursday 15th October 2020, in which people from different faiths gave a brief presentation from their faith perspective and Holy Scriptures on Creation.
    For National Inter Faith week,…

    Sharing reflections

    Trowers and Hamlins. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Trowers & Hamlins has been sharing reflections on Inter Faith Week from staff and partners, including members of its staff Inter Faith Network on social media during the Week.…

    Supporting Inter Faith Week

    Wirral Metropolitan College. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Wirral Metropolitan College highlighted its support for Inter Faith Week's aims, and the services and support offered to staff and students of all faiths and beliefs…

    Inter Faith Week talks/training

    Merton Police HQ 15-23 Queens Road, Merton, London SW19 8NN. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Christian, Muslim, Jewish, Sikh, Humanist and Hindu officers among others bringing their faiths to a meeting for the benefit of other officers, giving talks and answering questions. Officers were joined by members of our community to also share their views…

    Inter Faith Week Video

    . 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    To celebrate #InterFaithWeek we're reaching out, building bridges, and working together to do good. Watch our video where flatmates, Natasha (a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) and Lucy (member of the Church of England) visit…

    The importance of dialogue - some reflections

    Woolf Institute, Madingley Road (149.10 km) CB3 0UB Cambridge. 0.00 – 0.00
    Here's our Founder Director Dr Ed Kessler St Edmund's College Cambridge discussing the importance of open, genuine #dialogue and how it can make a real difference in #interfaith relations.…

    Interfaith Arts Week

    Dartington C of E Primary and Nursery, Shinners Bridge Dartington, Totnes TQ9 6JU
    In school activity.…

    Series of interviews with grassroots projects

    The Small Street Centre, 1a Small Street, Walsall, WS1 3PR
    As part of our celebrations for Interfaith Week, TCT and Black Country Near Neighbours asked people to share some of their experiences of taking part in projects and to share their ideas of what they have been doing to bring…

    Celebrating and building our awareness of different and distinct faith communities: Blog and messages from local faith leaders

    Hammersmith and Fulham Council, 145 King Street, Hammersmith, London W6 9JU
    An Inter Faith Week blog from Hammersmith and Fulham Council about the nature and importance of Inter Faith Week, with messages from a number of local faith leaders. …

    IF Stories of Hope: Introduction and celebration videos

    West Yorkshire. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    Unexpected Connections


    To mark this extraordinary year and a different kind of Interfaith Week, we focused on ‘Unexpected Connections’. We received poems, drawings, written accounts and stories from our members showing how their involvement in interfaith work had bought about enriching and…

    Video series

    Goldsmiths University, 8 Lewisham Way, New Cross, London SE14 6NW
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week in 2020, the Multi-Faith Chaplaincy at Goldsmiths is collaborating with the Equality Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) team with a series of video shorts from students, staff and members of local religious communities, focusing on talking…

    Inter Faith Week Assembly with Wally Howard video

    Elizabeth Selby Infants' School Old Bethnal Green Road London, E2 6PP
    Assembly with video talk by Wally Howard about growing up Jewish in the East end of London.…

    Inter Faith Week in the UK - an article


    An article by a member of the Focolare Movement, Michal Siewniak, for the Polonia24 Portal about his inter faith journey; the importance of inter faith understanding; and Inter Faith Week: ".. another fantastic campaign that aims to strengthen interreligious dialogue…

    Exploring traditions and celebrations of different faith communities

    Neath Port Talbot Council Civic Centre, Port Talbot Wales SA13 1PJ
    As part of Interfaith week, we are celebrating the interfaith community by having a look at different traditions and celebrations happening this time of the year for different faith communities. Facebook series with posts about different faith celebrations.…

    Inter Faith Week Buddies

    Manx Radio, Douglas Head, Broadcasting House, Isle of Man IM, IM1 5BW. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Some members of the Isle of Man Interfaith Group paired as Inter Faith Week Buddies. Three pairs were interviewed by Manx Radio. More about the scheme at: https://www.interfaithweek.org/resources/inter-faith-week-buddies…

    Love your neighbour: a daily series of reflections from faith leaders of different faiths

    Redbridge Faith Forum, Redbridge Town Hall, 128-142 High Road, Ilford. IG1 1DD
    Each day from 8-13 November, a member of a different faith in Redbridge offers a reflection on "Love your neighbour". Baha'i Faith: Carol Khorsandyon; Christian Faith: Phil Butcher; Hindu faith: Vinaya Sharma; Sikh faith by Mankhmal Singh; Muslim faith by…

    Faith leaders in conversation

    Muswell Hill Synagogue,31 Tetherdown, Muswell Hill, London N10 1ND
    Through the Haringey Multi Faith Network a number of faith leaders have paired up to meet each other. Two pairs (including Rabbi David Mason of Muswell Hill Synagogue and the Revd Gita Bond of Christ Church in West Green) have…

    Sunday Breakfast slot

    BBC Radio Humberside, Queens Court, Hull HU1 3RH
    Short piece on Inter Faith Week as part of BBC Radio Humberside's Sunday Breakfast programme with Steve Redgrave.…

    Light for Leeds Exhibition - online sharing

    Kirkstall Abbey, Abbey Rd, Kirkstall, Leeds LS5 3EH
    A week of sharing of content created for Abbey House Museum's Light for Leeds exhibition. …

    Interfaith Meditation

    Leeds University Union. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Activities to complete in your own time during Inter Faith Week at Leeds University Union:
    giving to a food bank, hog-friendly lockdown litter picking with LUU Enviro-soc, writing to elderly people in care homes, Interfaith buddies and Leeds Stem…

    Resources to help children learn about different faiths

    Northern Ireland. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Twinkl Northern Ireland are sharing resources during Inter Faith Week to help children learn more about different faiths.…

    Inter Faith Week Buddies

    Leeds. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    On a landline, mobile, or piece of tech near you!

    People from different faith/ belief backgrounds have been paired up for personal dialogue during Inter Faith Week.…

    Passing the flame of Hope, Unity and Healing video

    Leeds. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    A video montage, available to view on the Leeds Faiths Forum Youtube channel, Facebook and Twitter feeds…

    LFF Messages of Hope

    Leeds. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Messages of hope on Leeds Faiths Forum's Youtube, Facebook and Twitter accounts.

    Email if you'd like to get involved.…

    Postcards for Solidarity

    Scotland. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/postcards-for-solidarity…

    Highlighting Faith societies

    Liverpool Guild of Students. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    All Week during Inter Faith Week, Liverpool Guild of Students are highlighting their faith societies on their web portal - an opportunity for students to learn more about the diverse faiths on campus.…

    South Lakeland Equality and Diversity Partnership - practising together at home

    At your home. 7.00 – Sunday 15 November 19.00
    South Lakeland Equality and Diversity Partnership (SLEDP) will support the holding of 2 sessions at home every day of Inter Faith Week in support of Inter Faith Week. These will be at 7am and 7pm for half an hour. Please…

    A Week of Poetry and Prayer

    Facebook - Greater Yarmouth Inter Faith and Belief Network
    We will be publishing, on Facebook, several different poems and prayers each day. These will be personal poems or prayers submitted by members or followers of Greater Yarmouth Inter Faith & Belief Network which have special spiritual significance to them.…

    Connecting with the Sacred and with each other

    Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland. 10.00 – 11.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-with-the-sacred-and-with-each-other…

    Remembrance Sunday

    Leeds. 10.45 – 12.00
    A Remembrance Sunday service on Youtube. Visit www.youtube.com/leedscouncil…

    Interfaith Week, Diwali and Christmas Celebrations

    NW9 5UX (virtual event). 11.00 – Sunday 15 November 13.00
    Dr Natubhai Shah MBE and the Trustees of the Jain Network are pleased to invite you to join us for the following virtual event. On this occasion we will present food parcels to the local food bank, donated by our…

    Remembrance Service

    Preston, UK (online). 11.00 – 12.30
    Preston City Council will not hold a public commemoration service, instead they will film the service and stream it on the council website www.preston.gov.uk. People are encouraged to stand for a two-minute silence on their doorstep.…

    Visit a cenotaph or graveyard (individual activity)

    Wales (Wherever you are)
    It being an unusual Remembrance Sunday, take time to quietly visit a cenotaph or graveyard or other quiet spot to ponder and meditate.

    This activity is a suggestion for individual activity, one of those suggested by the…

    Interfaith Remembrance Service on Zoom

    Community House, Eton Road, Newport (online). 11.30 – Wednesday 11 November 13.00
    Community House Eton Road (Newport) invites you to an interfaith service on Zoom for Remembrance Day at the start of Inter Faith Week 2020.

    The Week is also the Week of Prayer for World Peace and…

    EIFA’s Behind the Scenes Virtual Tour

    Edinburgh, Scotland. 12.00 – Sunday 15 November 17.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/eifas-behind-the-scenes-virtual-tour…

    Interfaith Week Prayer

    Online . 13.00 – 13.45
    As part of the #InterfaithWeek, we will host an inclusive unifying moment of prayer for humanity amid the COVID-19 pandemic with participation from faith and community leaders, on Sunday, November the 8th at 13:00.

    We invite…

    Virtual Peace Walk

    University of Southampton, 41 University Rd, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1TL. 14.00 – 15.00
    A Virtual Peace Walk on zoom, with tours of places of worship around the city of Southampton. Please contact a.alexander-rose@soton.ac.uk for registration and zoom details …

    Reflections of Sanctuary

    London. 14.00 – 15.00
    Brent Multi Faith Forum would like to invite you to celebrate Inter Faith Week virtually. The programme is compered by Rabbi Dr Frank DabbaSmith; Welcome and Introductions: Imam Abdullah, Chair BMFF; Opening Statement: Cllr Ezeajughi, Mayor of Brent; Creating a…

    “Love & Remembrance”  Virtual Walk of Peace including a minute’s silence for remembrance.

    Redbridge (Zoom). 15.00 – 16.15
    Redbridge Faith Forum is delighted to invite you to join us and The Worshipful, The Mayor of Redbridge, Councillor Zulfiqar Hussain, on Sunday afternoon 8th November at 3pm for our “Love and Remembrance” Event launching our first ever Virtual Walk…

    Inter Faith Week 2020: The First Day on EAVA FM

    EAVA FM, 111 Ross Walk, Leicester LE4 5HH. 15.00 – 18.00
    Special three-hour radio show hosted by George Merchant Ballentyne, marking the launch of Inter Faith Week 2020. Music, inspirational readings, phone-in guests etc.…

    Keeping Faiths and Communities Connected

    Renfrewshire, Scotland. 15.00 – 16.15
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/keeping-faiths-and-communities-connected…

    Remembrance Service

    Kirklees (Online)
    Due to the restrictions in place to combat COVID-19, this year we will honour those who made the ultimate sacrifice to secure and protect our freedom, in a safer way. Join us for an online service of commemoration on Remembrance…

    Civic Evensong on Remembrance Sunday

    Halifax Minster HX1 1LP. 16.00 – 17.00
    This is the main Civic occasion for Calderdale on Remembrance Sunday to which all people of faith and none are cordially invited to attend. …

    Thoughts for peace, and hope for the future

    Medway (online). 16.00 – 17.30
    A Remembrance Sunday event held by Medway Inter Faith Action.

    Open to all. To take part, please contact the organisers for Zoom joining information. …

    Universal Peace Prayers

    Exeter. 17.00 – 18.00
    To mark the start of Inter Faith Week we are holding a virtual meeting to read and share interfaith prayers of peace.
    Individuals from a variety of beliefs and traditions will be reading prayers and sharing reflections around the…

    Towards a Better Understanding of Judaism and Quakerism in Birmingham

    Birmingham. 17.30 – 19.00
    Sharing perspectives between Birmingham’s Jewish and Quaker communities, as part of Inter Faith Week. Speakers will talk about Judaism and Quakerism in Birmingham with reference to Social Action and Welfare, Climate Change and Prison Chaplaincy. We will hear among others…

    Open Faith Forum meeting

    Preston, UK (online). 18.00 – 19.30
    Open meeting for all Preston's Interfaith community.
    short talks and discussion

    Opening event - Sunderland Interfaith Week Peace Gathering

    Sunderland (online). 18.00 – 19.15
    This opening event of Sunderland Inter Faith Week 2020 is a Peace Gathering which will have a prayer from each major faith tradition, and a chance to remember those who have died in all the wars since World War I,…

    Interview about Inter Faith Week in Sunday service

    Tufnell Park, London
    St George's Tufnell Park included a special interview in its Sunday worship service about Inter Faith Week.…

    Connecting Globally: Interfaith Engagement in an Interconnected World

    Scotland. 19.30 – 21.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-globally-interfaith-engagement-in-an-interconnected-world…

    Music in the Time of Anne Frank

    Scotland. 19.30 – 21.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/music-in-the-time-of-anne-frank…

    EAVA FM presents “Leicester Calling!”

    EAVA FM, 111 Ross Walk, Leicester LE4 5HH. 20.00 – 21.00
    Episode 1: George Merchant Ballentyne welcomes guests Anne Fishenden (Quaker, Leicester) and Edwin Graham (Bahá'í, Craigavon).…

    Swindon Interfaith Group - Compline (Evening Prayer)

    Swindon (online). 21.00 – 22.00
    Swindon Interfaith in conjunction with the Christian Community brings you a short virtual get-together for Sunday Evening prayers.…

  • Monday 9 November

    Interfaith Week 2020 Launch Video  

    Kirklees (online). 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    Inter Faith Week Launch video with messages from the community wishing everyone happy Inter Faith Week and keep safe during the pandemic. …

    Petals for Peace

    North Kirklees (online). 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    Sharing messages of hope from people across Kirklees around faith and community.
    “In these current times of uncertainty many people may be living with fear of what the future might hold. People of the faith community find HOPE…

    Interfaith Week Podcast  

    Kirklees (online). 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    A series of podcasts with local community members sharing personal experiences and stories about faith and daily life during Inter Faith Week.
    To listen: on Twitter: @KirkleesCI
    or Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Government-Organization/Kirklees-Cohesion-Team-230532354199545

    Diwali - Bandi Chhor Divas

    Kirklees (online). 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    Learning about Diwali in the Sikh community and how it is celebrated in Kirklees. This is Kirklees Staff event. …

    Online School Assembly

    Batley (online). 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    Local Imam and Vicar come together for an Online school assembly for Inter Faith week. Molana Irfan Soni and Revd Mark Umpleby both based in Batley provide a school assembly that can be used in any setting.…

    Learning about different faiths and how we respect diversity.

    Adderley, Market Drayton TF9 3TF. 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    Classroom and Collective Worship activity.…

    Learning about different faiths and how we respect diversity.

    Moreton Say, Market Drayton TF9 3RS. 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    In RE and Collective Worship learning about different faiths and how we respect diversity.…

    Mosque-Church conversations pilot

    UK (online)
    This pilot programme is designed to initiate conversations between local mosques and churches in advance of National Inter Faith Week. Small groups of leaders and members from the paired churches and mosques will use this opportunity to learn more about…

    Activities for Interfaith Week

    Coventry. 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    Activities relating to Interfaith Week.…

    Should Government do God?

    . 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    This seminar, with Dr Krish Kandiah, will explore how we can overcome bias and fear when it comes to engaging with faith. Run at BEIS on Monday 9th; FCDO on Thursday 12; and MOJ on Friday 13th.…

    Inter Faith Week at St Thomas More RC Primary School

    B26 3HU. 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    Each year group will focus on a particular faith and will explore their traditions and customs through fun activities. …

    Cumbria SACRE ‘Talking Heads’ for secondary schools

    Cumbria SACRE, Cumbria House, Botchergate, Carlisle CA1 1RD
    Cumbria SACRE members have recorded 'Talking Heads' by six representatives from different religions and worldviews. Secondary pupils from Dowdales School in Dalton-in-Furness and The Queen Katherine School in Kendal will watch the clips as part of RE lessons and other…

    Cumbria Inter Faith Quiz for RE teachers in Cumbria

    Dalham School, Milnthorpe, LA7 7DD
    A network of RE primary and secondary teachers in Cumbria will be carrying out an Inter Faith Quiz during lessons during Inter Faith Week. The photo quiz has kindly been created by an RE teacher from Dalham School in Milnthorpe…

    Connecting Devotionals

    Glasgow, Scotland
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-devotionals…

    Ask Me Anything Shows

    Scotland
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/ask-me-anything-shows…

    Messages from faith and community leaders

    UK
    Following discussion at the Faith Communities Forum of the Inter Faith Network, leaders of faiths and communities linked to IFN were invited to issue a special message for the Week about the contribution of faith communities to society and working…

    Different religions and their symbols

    Holy Trinity C of E Primary Academy and Nursery School, Middleton Road, Oswestry, SY11 2LF, . 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    Learning about the different religions and their special symbols, Diwali and making stain glass windows.…

    Classroom activity learning about Sikhism

    Lapworth Church of England Primary School, Station Lane, Lapworth, Solihull, England B94 6LT. 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    Learning about Sikhs, Sikh beliefs and values through practical work and group activities.…

    Interfaith whole school worship

    Darwen BB3 2JA. 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    Collective worship with presentation about Inter Faith Week and value of 'respect'.…

    Celebrating Inter Faith Week

    Tuxford Primary Academy Newark Road Notts Nottinghamshire NG22 0NA. 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    Our first Inter Faith Week has enabled us to all celebrate diversity as a community and to show respect for other people’s beliefs. Across the year groups, we have had the opportunity to link up online with members of the…

    Inter Faith Week online series about interfaith research projects

    Woolf Institute, Madingley Road (149.10 km) CB3 0UB Cambridge. 0.00 – 0.00
    Woolf Institute staff talk about how they are taking their interfaith research and projects online. …

    Discussion in REP lessons and for quiz

    St Albans Girls School, Sandridgebury Lane, St Albans, AL3 6DB. 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    Classroom activities.…

    Classroom and assembly activities for Inter Faith Week

    Frodsham Manor House Primary, Langdale Way, Frodsham WA6 7LE
    This week classes have been joining in with inter- faith week which is about looking at similarities and differences alongside how everyone can work together. Year 4 looked at the Jewish Festival of Sukkot. Year 5 the values which are…

    Cardinal Wiseman Inter Faith Week

    Cardinal Wiseman School, Potters Green Road, Coventry CV2 2AG
    This Monday marks the start of Inter Faith week and the RE Department are hosting a series of events and activities for all
    pupils across the school to participate in. Interfaith cooperation and understanding are vital in our increasingly…

    IF Stories of Hope: All Hallows Church

    West Yorkshire
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    IF Stories of Hope: Touchstone

    Bradford
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    IF Stories of Hope: Hindu Community Bradford

    Badford
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    A week of inter faith activities

    Christ Church CofE Controlled Primary School And Nursery, Claremont Road, Birmingham B11 1LF. 0.00 – 0.00
    A week's journey of pupils' enhancing their knowledge and demonstrating tolerance of other beliefs and faiths, as well as taking part in some creative hands-on activities. Finale - children sharing their newly acquired knowledge with their partner class remotely. …

    Classroom activities for Inter Faith Week

    Wybunbury Delves CE Primary and Preschool Bridge Street, Wybunbury, Nantwich, CW5 7NE. 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    A focus on the British Value of Tolerance and Respect of different Cultures and Religions in the course of "a journey around the world looking at faith and beliefs in different countries" finding out about places of worship, pilgrimage, beliefs…

    Inter Faith Week classroom activities and assembly

    South Bank Primary School, Poplar Grove, South Bank, Middlesborough TS6 6SY
    Each class focused on researching a different faith. The week focused on bringing people together to help improve understanding of faiths and share what we have in common. The children shared what they had learnt in a whole school assembly.…

    Faith community messages for Inter Faith Week

    . 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Following discussion at the Faith Communities Forum of the Inter Faith Network for the UK, faith and community leaders were invited to issue messages which highlighted the vital contribution of faith communities to society – especially at this time of…

    An Interfaith Week blog


    A blog about Inter Faith Week encouraging involvement from a crowd funding app. Also encouraging people to support faith-based charities.…

    Celebrating what binds us together this Interfaith Week - Director’s blog


    A blog by Phil Champain, Director of the Faith and Belief Forum, reflecting on, and talking about, "the importance of celebrating what binds us together no matter our faiths or beliefs, and to practice the art of disagreeing well." Also…

    Inter Faith Week events

    St Columba's College, King Harry Lane, Saint Albans AL3 4AW · 01727 855185
    St Columba's College held several events for Interfaith week. At one of these, Head Boy Ahmad and Upper Sixth student Ifaz shared their faith experience with Form 3, enhancing 3's study of Islam and celebrating one of the many faith…

    Inter Faith Week classroom activities

    Romsey Abbey C of E Primary School, 21-29 The Abbey, Romsey SO51 8EP
    Learning about different faiths, with activities including guest speakers appearing via video link due to visitors being prevented because of the pandemic.…

    Inter Faith Week learning and hand print art

    Archbishop Tenison's Secondary School, 55 Kennington Oval, London SE11 5SR
    A full week of activity celebrating Inter Faith Week, looking at the shared values within the world religions and putting the learning into hand print artwork. …

    Learning sessions on different faiths and beliefs

    Mayflower Primary School, Upper North Street London E14 6DU
    Learning sessions about Christianity with local Christian clergy by video link and a general learning session on different faiths and beliefs.…

    Learning about Muslim celebrations and creating henna art

    All Saints, Benhilton, All Saints Rd, Sutton SM1 3DA
    For Inter Faith Week, Y6 Beech class explored Muslim celebrations and created clay hands showing henna art and 6 Cedar have been exploring Buddhism. To celebrate the festival of Vesak (the birth of Buddha) the children made mandalas to symbolise…

    Learning about Sikhism and Judaism

    Longhorsley St Helen's C of E First School, Drummonds Cl, Longhorsley, Morpeth NE65 8UT. 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    Classroom learning about Judaism and Sikhism.…

    Celebration and learning for Inter Faith Week

    Long Lawford Primary School, Holbrook Rd, Long Lawford, Rugby CV23 9AL. 0.00 – Friday 13 November 0.00
    Celebrating Inter Faith Week in school over the week and learning about diversity, world faiths and how we are all different and special.…

    Learning about different faiths

    Hale Primary School, Hatchet Green, Hale, Hampshire, SP6 2NE
    Year 1 learnt about Hinduism, Christianity and Islam.…

    Countdown to the Glasgow UN climate summit 2021: Faith voices from Birmingham

    Birmingham Council of Faiths, B5 6DR; The Bridge at Waterloo, SE1 8TY (Online). 6.30 – 7.30
    This webinar explores how grassroots communities, especially faith groups, can contribute to more ambitious climate action in the run-up to the UN Conference (COP26) in Glasgow 2021. Our speakers - Shahin Ashraf (Islamic Relief Worldwide) and Dr Malcolm Dick (Centre…

    Our Handkerchiefs of Hope

    St Andrew's CE Aided Primary School
    We will be making a an interfaith welcome banner for our school entrance hall during Interfaith week. It will be made from handkerchiefs sewn together to become handkerchiefs of hope for the future. In addition, we will be asking the…

    Online Faith Poster Exhibition

    1 Trevelyan Square, Boar Ln, Leeds LS1 6AE
    Online Faith Poster Exhibition will be made up of a number of faith posters to showcase awareness of different faiths during Inter Faith Week…

    Faith-a-licious Cookbook Display

    1 Trevelyan Square, Boar Ln, Leeds LS1 6AE
    NHS Digital colleagues will have the opportunity to cook / bake items which are either faith related or culturally important. Recipes and images will be published during Inter Faith Week in the form of a cookbook. …

    Morning Prayer

    Swansea University. 9.00 – 9.30
    Morning Prayer led by Fr Tim Ardouin
    Email faith.campuslife@swansea.ac.uk to book…

    Guided meditation

    Swansea University. 9.30 – 10.00
    Guided meditation with Fr Tim Ardouin
    Email faith.campuslife@swansea.ac.uk to book…

    Clergy and Imams Meeting

    Halifax Minster HX1 1LP. 10.00 – 12.00
    This annual meeting of Clergy and Imams is also open to leaders of other faith communities.…

    Judaism assembly & workshop

    St Margaret's School, Stoke Golding. 10.00 – 11.15
    Inter Faith Week assembly & workshop…

    A Conversation with the People of Scotland

    Scotland. 10.00 – 11.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/a-conversation-with-the-people-of-scotland…

    Connecting as Women of Different Faiths, Beliefs and Cultures

    Scotland. 10.00 – 11.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-as-women-of-different-faiths-beliefs-and-cultures…

    Faith and Family Roots

    York (online). 10.30 – 11.30
    via Zoom from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in York. There will be a short talk/video about how to start your family history searches and a chance to ask questions from the experts. Contact: Penny Siddall –…

    Inter Faith Week stand in the restaurant

    Rotherham Hospital, Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust, Moorgate Road, Rotherhams S60 2UD.. 11.00 – Thursday 12 November 14.00
    Promotional work with Staff in Rotherham Hospital, highlighting the work of the Chaplaincy. Also launching 3 initiatives - first, a new Chaplain's Surgery - a fixed day and time each week when Staff can access a Chaplain with or without…

    Mindful Monday

    Bristol University (online). 11.00 – 12.00
    To kickstart Interfaith Week, join the Multifaith Network in meeting societies that aim to aid your mindfulness and improve your mental health!
    For updates, follow @bristolmultifaith on Instagram, and the Bristol SU Multifaith Network Facebook Page.…

    Roundtable for organisations running youth inter faith programmes

    London. 11.00 – 12.30
    As part of its marking of Inter Faith Week, the Inter Faith Network for the UK hosted a by-invitation roundtable discussion for representatives of organisations running inter faith programmes for young people (16-25). The event was attended by IFN's Co-Chairs,…

    Help the homeless in Cardiff

    Cardiff (Participate at home)
    Help the homeless in Cardiff by buying something from the Huggard Centre Amazon toiletries wish-list.

    This activity is a suggestion for individual activity, one of those suggested by the Inter-faith Council for Wales/ Cyngor Rhyng-ffydd Cymru…

    Community Safeguarding Forum Launch

    Luton UK. 13.00 – 14.30
    We’re launching our Community Safeguarding Forum during Interfaith Week this November, connecting local organisations, community groups, schools and places of worship to share updates, discuss general safeguarding concerns, best practices and priorities, and offer support and resources to improve the…

    Faith and Belief During Covid-19

    . 13.30 – 14.30
    For the first event of Interfaith Week, please join representatives from the Humanist Network, Christians in Government, Muslim Network, and the Jewish Network to explore how their faith and belief has supported them during the Covid-19 pandemic and the lockdown,…

    Discussion about interfaith activity in Bolton

    Bolton. 14.00 – 15.00
    Our usual Inter Faith Week events are not possible this year. But come along to a short online meeting space to hear about our activities and join in conversation about interfaith issues in Bolton. Monday 9 Nov, 2pm - email…

    Interfaith Scotland public training course taster sessions

    Scotland. 14.00 – 14.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/interfaith-scotland-public-training-course-taster-sessions…

    Launch of Inter Faith Week in Solent NHS Trust

    Radio. 15.00 – 16.00
    Launch of Inter Faith Week with a video from Emma D'aeth and her live interview on Unity 101 radio…

    Unity FM 93.5, Connecting Communities programme

    Birmingham, UK. 16.00 – 17.00
    Unity FM 93.5, Connecting Communities programme – Faith, Diversity and Health with guests: Alex Evans, Public Engagement Manager, Birmingham Community Healthcare Trust;
    Alis Rasul, District Clinical Manager Health Visiting & Early Years; Rehanah Sadiq, Hospital Chaplain, UHB.
    Hosts,…

    Live Children’s Book Readings: Fauja Singh Keeps Going

    Glasgow, Scotland. 16.30 – 18.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/interfaith-storytime-live-childrens-book-readings-simran-jeet-singh-fauja-singh-keeps-going…

    Interfaith Dialogue: ‘Saving the Earth’

    University of Southampton, 41 University Rd, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1TL. 17.00 – 18.30
    An Interfaith Dialogue on the theme of 'Saving the Earth' with representatives from different faith groups from the University of Southampton Faith and Reflection Centre.
    Please contact a.alexander-rose@soton.ac.uk for registration and zoom details …

    The Parents Circle (Israel-Palestine Reconciliation)

    Leeds University Union. 17.00 – 19.00
    The Parents Circle – Families Forum (PCFF) is a joint Israeli-Palestinian organization of over 600 families, all of whom have lost an immediate family member to the ongoing conflict. Moreover, the PCFF has concluded that the process of reconciliation between…

    Lecture: Universal 4-Path Journey and COVID

    Swansea University. 17.00 – 18.00
    Lecture by Alexander John
    Email faith.campuslife@swansea.ac.uk to book…

    Social media posts about importance of Inter Faith Week

    UK
    As part of marking Inter Faith Week, PWC UK posted about the importance of the Week, highlighting in particular the importance of inter faith activity to members of its staff Sikh network.…

    Our Faith, Our Planet, Our Challenge - Caring for God’s Creation - the Manchester Climate Change Conference

    Manchester . 18.00 – 20.00
    Online interfaith environment conference on Monday evening, as part of Inter Faith Week. Sessions at the conference include Caring for God's Creation, Community Engagement in the Environment, Environmental Racism, a Cycle Workshop, How Art and Culture is helping bring Awareness…

    Remembrance in Lambeth 2020

    Lambeth (via Zoom). 18.30 – 19.00
    We are planning to create a Remembrance video by recording a Zoom 'webinar' with a sequence of speakers from a range of faiths, each offering 2 or 3 minutes of prayer or reflection on the theme of 'Remembrance'. Details will…

    Equality: creating a just society - a Baha’i perspective

    Preston (online). 18.30 – 20.30
    Featuring guest speakers Viv Bartlett and Derek Cockshut (see below).

    There will be plenty of time for questions and comments.

    Speaker bios:

    Viv Bartlett

    Born in…

    What role interfaith dialogue has in peacebuilding? Conversation Café

    Scotland. 18.30 – 20.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/what-role-interfaith-dialogue-has-in-peacebuilding-conversation-cafe…

    SAFE Security Awareness Webinar A

    UK, via Zoom. 19.00 – 20.00
    Why we need security in faith communities, our experience in securing the Jewish community and then an introduction to security at places of worship - as we emerge from lockdown.…

    Interfaith marriage seminar

    Maidstone (online). 19.00 – 20.30
    Interactive virtual seminar exploring challenges which face interfaith couples, how faith groups can support and learn from such couples. Presenter recently completed doctoral research on interfaith marriage and includes insights from several faith communities around the world.…

    LGBT+ Faith Gathering

    Singleton Park, Sketty, Swansea SA2 8PP. 19.00 – 0.00
    We invite all LGBT+ people of faith to this virtual gathering to share, connect, and make friends. The gathering will be confidential and a safe space for all to be their true selves. We will have an opportunity to introduce…

    Pilgrimage - a personal faith perspective

    DH1 3LE. 19.00 – 20.30
    Individuals from different faith traditions and belief systems will share their personal experiences of and responses to pilgrimage.…

    Inter faith, its importance in Islam, and coping with hardships and difficulties

    Gillingham (online). 19.00 – 20.30
    An Inter Faith Week event to include discussion on:
    - Interfaith and its importance in Islam
    - Remembering the late Anwar Khan Sahib
    - Coping with hardships and difficulties …

    Swindon Interfaith Group - Faith & The Environment

    Swindon (online). 19.00 – 21.00
    The Swindon Christian Community will be hosting a talk on Faith and The Environment.…

    Happiness:  Clouds of Anticipation – Clouds of Delusion How can we find equanimity in such unsettling times?

    Herefordshire UK. 19.00 – 20.30
    Inter faith meeting.…

    Port talks for Interfaith Week

    WC1N 2AB. 19.00 – Thursday 12 November 0.00
    Nightly talks by Zoom on: Christianity, Islam, Jainism and Judaism, their faith, culture and traditions…

    Festival of Peace - Faiths for Racial Justice

    WS11 1LD. 19.00 – 20.00
    Instead of our annual Festival of Peace, members have contributed to a recording on the theme of Faiths for Racial Justice. This will be made live on the website , http://sdff.org.uk/drupal/home at 7.00 pm on November 9th, and will be…

    An Audience With The President

    UK (online). 19.00 – 20.00
    President of the Spiritualists National Union, Minister David Bruton, hosts an hour of talk and interactive discussion with special interfaith guests, and our Interfaith Ambassador, Minister David Hopkins. An opportunity to celebrate the importance of Inter Faith Week and raise…

    “And then I came to live in Glasgow.”

    Renfrewshire, Scotland. 19.00 – 20.15
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/and-then-i-came-to-live-in-glasgow…

    Buddhism in the 21st Century

    York (online). 19.30 – 20.45
    Buddhist responses to world events in 2020. Hosted by Peter Harvey, on behalf of York Buddhist Network with contributions from Buddhist groups meeting in York. The event is on zoom. Please email yorkbuddhistnetwork@gmail.com prior to the event to obtain a…

    Dacorum Interfaith Network meeting

    Dacorum (online). 19.30 – 21.00
    Dacorum Interfaith Network will be holding a meeting on Monday 9 November o renew fellowship, bring you up to date on our year and how our offerings will join in with the DIS Diwali. This will be a DIN meeting…

    Improving Mental Health and Wellbeing

    Scotland. 19.30 – 20.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/improving-mental-health-and-wellbeing…

    Community in Crises: Connecting during Covid-19

    Scotland. 19.30 – 21.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/community-in-crises-connecting-during-covid-19…

    Eco Zen Dumfries

    Dumfries, Scotland. 19.45 – 21.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/eco-zen-dumfries…

    COP26 Interfaith Evening of Reflection

    Online Event - Register via Eventbrite. 20.00 – 21.00
    Hope for the Future and Faith for the Climate are the hosts of this event, bringing together constituents and MPs from across the UK to mark the previous start date of COP26, and reflect on the potential of the next…

    EAVA FM presents “Leicester Calling!”

    EAVA FM, 111 Ross Walk, Leicester LE4 5HH. 20.00 – 21.00
    Episode 2: George Merchant Ballentyne welcomes guests Deacon Seamus O'Looskan (Roman Catholic, Leicester) and Liz Arif-Fear (Muslim, London).…

    Meditation lesson with sr Jinho

    Bristol University (online)
    A meditation lesson as part of Inter Faith Week at Bristol SU…

    Scriptural Reasoning 101

    Glasgow, Scotland. 20.00 – 21.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/scriptural-reasoning-101…

    Kindle the Spirit - a special meeting for Inter Faith Week

    . 20.00 – 22.00
    A special inter faith programme of uplifting and inspiring words and music. …

  • Tuesday 10 November

    Online tours of local places of worship

    Students’ Union, Bath Spa University, Newton Park, Bath BA2 9BN
    Tours of local places of worship on Youtube as part of Bath Spa University SU Inter Faith Week.…

    Hope For The Future

    Glasgow, Scotland
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/hope-for-the-future…

    The role of faith during the coronavirus pandemic

    UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week (8-15 November), which aims to raise awareness of different faith communities and strengthen relations, we spoke to 5 older people about how their faiths have been affected by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. An estimated 63%…

    Celebrating Inter Faith Week

    West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust Hardwick Lane Bury St Edmunds Suffolk, IP33 2QZ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Staff from healthcare providers across Suffolk have come together to highlight Inter Faith Week with the launch of a special video. The video brings together staff from the trust with colleagues from St Nicholas Hospice and Wedgwood House, and describes…

    Faith during the coronavirus pandemic - blog post and linked social media

    UK. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week, Age UK interviewed 5 older people of faith about their experiences of faith during the coronavirus pandemic, including lockdown. This resulted in a special blog post, as well as linked social media posts. https://www.ageuk.org.uk/discover/2020/11/the-role-of-faith-during-the-coronavirus-pandemic/…

    Southampton Stories marks Inter Faith Week: The story of a chapel and gurdwara

    Southampton City Council, Civic Centre, Southampton SO14 7LY
    This week is #InterFaithWeek. Southampton is home to many people of different faiths and places of worship. In 1861 a new Wesleyan Methodist Chapel was built Peterborough road, to cater for the growing Southampton Methodist community.
    The Chapel…

    IF Stories of Hope: Unity Boxing Academy

    Bradford BD3 8EX
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    IF Stories of Hope: BEAP

    Bradford
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    IF Stories of Hope: Khidmat Centre

    Bradford
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    Keeping the Faith: responding to the pandemic - an inter faith discussion

    Bishopscroft, Ashwell Rd, Bradford BD9 4AU. 0.00 – 0.00
    An evening online session with speakers from the Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim, and Sikh traditions sharing how they have responded to the pandemic in practical ways by helping the most vulnerable people in our communities and also sharing stories of…

    5 top tips for faith leaders from young people of faith


    A video by the Proud Trust. Young people give tips to faith leaders about creating more inclusive spaces and making LGBT+ young people feel welcome.…

    Guided meditation

    Swansea University. 8.30 – 9.00
    Guided meditation with Rev Mandy Williams
    Email faith.campuslife@swansea.ac.uk to book…

    Unity in Diversity

    Fermanagh and Omagh District Council, The Grange, Mountjoy Road, Lisnamallard, Omagh, Tyrone, BT79 7BL United Kingdom (online). 10.00 – 12.00
    Unity in Diversity
    Interfaith Reflections

    This is an on-line public event where participants are encouraged to join in and hear and share readings from different faiths and beliefs followed by discussion, helping to grow interfaith understanding…

    Foundation Stones Interfaith Workshop

    . 11.00 – 12.00
    The UK Holocaust Memorial Foundation invites you to take part in a Foundation Stones stone painting workshop as part of Inter Faith Week 2020.

    Paint and share a Foundation Stone live on Zoom and then contribute…

    Islam assembly & workshop

    St Margaret's School, Stoke Golding. 11.00 – 12.15
    Inter Faith Week assembly & workshop…

    Stories of Hope, sharing of life, community, projects, people, engagement in 2020

    Luton. 11.00 – 13.00
    An opportunity to share your story (5 mins max per person).

    Glasgow City Council Forum of Faiths Meeting with Glasgow’s Lord Provost

    Glasgow, Scotland. 11.00 – 12.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/glasgow-city-council-forum-of-faiths-meeting-with-glasgows-lord-provost…

    Faith and Belief 2040

    Cumberland Lodge, Great Windsor Park. 11.00 – Thursday 19 November 12.00
    During Inter Faith Week, Cumberland Lodge held the first week of its virtual conference, 'Faith and Belief 2040'. As part of this, a podcast was recorded and published. https://soundcloud.com/cumberland-lodge/faith-belief-2040-religious-diversity-uk-and-impacts-on-identity…

    Reading from the scriptures of another faith

    Wales (participate from home)
    Spend some time reading one or more sections of holy writings from another faith.

    This activity is a suggestion for individual activity, one of those suggested by the Inter-faith Council for Wales/ Cyngor Rhyng-ffydd Cymru as part…

    Faith Leader Discussion - Faith in Lockdown

    1 Trevelyan Square, Boar Ln, Leeds LS1 6AE. 12.00 – 13.15
    Faith leaders will discuss how the Covid-19 Pandemic and lockdown has affected their faith practices, faith communities and their own faith. Faith in lockdown. To run a panel discussion made up of faith leaders and NHS Digital colleagues to discuss…

    Inter Faith Panel

    Southampton UK. 12.00 – Friday 13 December 20.45
    Inter Faith Panel with Q and A Panellists include a Chief Druid and a Buddhist Nun.…

    Interfaith Panel Q&A from NHS Solent Trust

    University of Southampton, 41 University Rd, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1TL. 12.00 – 13.00
    An Interfaith panel Q&A with guests Arch Druid and a senior Buddhist nun, a resident teacher at
    the Kadampa Meditation Centre in Southampton, organised by Rev Emma D’Aeth.
    Contact a.alexander-rose@soton.ac.uk for registration and Microsoft Teams details …

    Faith Communities Engagement: A Lunch ‘n’ Learn for BEIS Inter-Faith Week

    . 12.00 – 12.30
    To mark Inter Faith Week this year, the BEIS Faith & Minority Ethnic (FAME) Network is hosting a lunch 'n' learn with an award winning Senior Policy Advisor from the Ministry of Housing, Communities, and Local Government. Pasha Shah is…

    In-person meditation sessions

    Birmingham, UK
    There will be in-person meditation sessions in the morning and afternoon led by Near Neighbours. Due to social distancing requirements, these sessions are strictly by-invitation only and not open to the public. …

    Faith and Religious Small Charities Meet Up

    . 13.00 – 15.00
    The Small Charities Coalition is hosting a special online meeting for Inter Faith Week 2020, asking:
    "Has COVID increased the connection between faith organisations?
    Is the perceived anti faith stance of some funders and government a barrier to…

    Being LGBTQ+ and a Person of Faith

    Friargate, York (online). 13.00 – 16.00
    We will be discussing what it means to be LGBTQ+ and a Person of Faith. This meeting will now take place via Zoom. Tickets https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/being-lgbtq-and-a-person-of-faith-tickets-117752004415 Please contact: Jake Furby jake.furby@yorklgbtforum.org …

    Interfaith Insights Special: Educating For Change

    Edinburgh, Scotland. 13.00 – 14.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/interfaith-insights-special-educating-for-change…

    Civil Service Hindu Connection: A Lunch ‘n’ Learn for BEIS Interfaith Week

    . 14.00 – 14.30
    To mark Inter Faith Week this year, the BEIS Faith & Minority Ethnic (FAME) Network is hosting a lunch ‘n’ learn with the Chairperson of the Civil Service Hindu Connection network, Sandeep Mahida. To date, Sandeep has raised the profile…

    Diversity and Inclusion Interfaith Conference

    London (online). 14.00 – 15.45
    This collaborative interfaith conference was on the subject of diversity and inclusion. We welcomed leaders and pioneers from Parliament, the Armed Forces, religious institutions and barristers from a variety of faith backgrounds. As well as encouraging diversity and inclusion in…

    Engaging with Theology: Interfaith dialogue

    Leeds. 15.00 – 16.00
    A special Engaging with Theology discussion group session for Inter Faith Week on the topic of interfaith dialogue. Register at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdnAtft22hX0LQOiKN0smdWwa0IDcWwDtRhwt5PeumTqOKsYg/viewform…

    Songs of Love, Faith and Connection

    Scotland. 16.00 – 18.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/songs-of-love-faith-and-connection…

    Deep and Meaningful Conversations

    Bournemouth . 17.00 – 18.00
    As part of Interfaith Week the Faith and Reflection Team is hosting a conversation space looking at interesting big life questions. Join us to engage in chatting about some important big life questions and listen to fellow students and staff…

    Interfaith Debate

    Leeds University Union. 17.00 – 18.00
    Come along and discuss some of the bid questions in a safe and friendly environment. You are very welcome if you just want to listen too!…

    Discussion on role of faith in the 21st century

    London
    PWC staff faith networks marked Inter Faith Week with a discussion on the role faith plays in the 21st Century. …

    Jewish-Christian Dialogue in Marc Chagall’s Paintings

    University of Southampton, University Road, Southampton, SO17 1BJ . 18.00 – 21.00
    Online Inter Faith Week Lecture on Jewish-Christian Dialogue in Marc Chagall's Paintings with speakers Claire Le Foll, Associate Professor and Helen Spurling, Associate Professor …

    Realising Religious Freedom around the World

    UK (online). 18.00 – 19.00
    An #InterfaithWeek discussion on how we can help realise freedom of religion and belief around the world.
    With: Kiri Kankhwende - Press and Public Affairs Team Leader, Christian Solidarity Worldwide; Padideh Sabeti - Director, Office of Public Affairs of…

    Quaker introduction – Faith and Practice

    Sunderland (via Zoom). 18.00 – 19.15
    This event for Sunderland Inter Faith Week 2020 will form an introduction to Quaker Faith and Practice. Whether you don't know anything about Quakerism or you would like to find out more to add to what you already know this…

    Islam is Not a Religion of Violence: Combatting the Misconceptions About Muslims

    Bristol University (online)
    "Islam promotes violence."
    "Islam is incompatible with the West."
    "Muslims are oppressed."
    "Muslims promote an agenda of abuse and sexism."

    Time and time again, we hear the same misconceptions and false ideas about…

    Faith and Connecting

    West Lothian, Scotland. 18.00 – 19.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/faith-and-connecting…

    The Role of Faith in Promoting Positive Mental Health

    Edinburgh, Scotland. 18.00 – 19.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/faith-plays-a-role-in-mental-health…

    SAFE Security Awareness Webinar - Combined A+B

    UK, via Zoom. 19.00 – 21.15
    Why we need security in faith communities, our experience in securing the Jewish community and then an introduction to security at places of worship - as we emerge from lockdown. Including the Latest COVID 19 guidance and how it affects…

    City of Sanctuary

    Zoom. 19.00 – 20.30
    Margaret Hooper – pre-recordings, St Chads (TBC), Progressive Synagogue (TBC), Clifton Road Mosque, Gerard (Erdington - hosting Zoom)

    More information to follow…

    Impacts of current day situation in the world

    Medway (online). 19.00 – 20.30
    An event with discussion and reflections on the impacts of the current day situation in the world…

    Swindon Interfaith Group - Interfaith Quiz Night

    Swindon (online). 19.00 – 21.00
    Swindon Interfaith and the Swindon Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints bring you an exciting and challenging virtual Quiz.…

    Sharing faith and belief perspectives on racism and prejudice

    Devon (online). 19.00 – 18.15
    What can we learn from the Black Lives Matter protests? Join us to listen to diverse perspectives on racism and prejudice
    Engage in discussion and dialogue about faith, belief and unconscious bias. As Christians, Humanists, Buddhists, Hindus, Pagans, Muslims,…

    The Significance of Light in Faith

    Oldham (online). 19.00 – 20.00
    Women Growing Together, part of the Oldham Interfaith Forum, invite you to join them for a discussion on 'The Significance of Light in Faith'. As part of the event you will have the chance to hear from representatives of the…

    Better Together for a Brighter Future

    Scotland. 19.00 – 20.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/better-together-for-a-brighter-future…

    A Buddhist Connection with the Environment

    Eskdalemuir, Scotland. 19.00 – 19.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/a-buddhist-connection-with-the-environment…

    Connecting for Celebration

    Newton Mearns, Scotland. 19.00 – 21.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-for-celebration…

    Meet the Catholic Society!

    Liverpool Guild of Students. 19.00 – 20.00
    An opportunity to meet the Catholic Society…

    Religions during COVID-19: Spiritual and Practical

    Elmbridge (Zoom). 19.30 – 21.00
    Elmbridge Multi Faith Forum invite you to join this virtual event and hear how people of faith have gained strength from their faiths during these uncertain times.

    There will be speakers from the Christian, Jewish, Muslim,…

    Servant Leadership: What do our faiths teach and how does it influence the way we lead in our workplace?

    . 19.30 – 20.30
    An online inter faith converation with contributions from Jill Rowe and Paramjit Kaur Matharu. Jill is the Ethos and Formation Director for Oasis a charity engaged in the transformation of over 35 communities across the UK. She is part of…

    Inter Faith Week Panel Panel Debate : ‘Let your vision be world embracing’

    Barnet, London. 19.30 – 21.15
    Panelists from Christianity, Islam, Hindu, Judaism and Baha’i Faith will give their perspective on what it means to practise your Faith in the 21st Century. This will be followed by a Question and Answer session.
    The panelists are: Rabbi…

    The Hindu festival of Navatri invites member contributions focussing on ‘The power within us’

    Norwich (online). 19.30 – 21.30
    Topic: The Hindu festival of Navatri invites member contributions focussing on "The power within us".

    Gayatri Verma will start by showing us the significance of the days in the Hindu calendar leading up to Diwali and we…

    EAVA FM presents “Leicester Calling!”

    EAVA FM, 111 Ross Walk, Leicester LE4 5HH. 20.00 – 21.00
    Episode 3: George Merchant Ballentyne welcomes guests Bina Modi (Hindu, Leicester) and Sughra Ahmed (Muslim, Manchester).…

  • Wednesday 11 November

    Acts of Remembrance, Primary Interfaith Diversity Conference

    Kirklees (online). 0.00 – 0.00
    This online event is organised by Kirklees Cohesion Team, in association with the ‘Schools Welcome!’ education project. It offers primary school pupils (Years 2, 3 and 4) an opportunity to learn about the faiths in our local community during Inter…

    Remembrance cairns

    Newton Park, Bath BA2 9BN. 0.00 – 0.00
    The Students’ Union and Chaplaincy have organised a day for people to paint a stone with the name of somebody who has died as part of remembrance. The stones will be displayed next to each other. …

    Interfaith Week Dementia Awareness Session

    Rowan House, 33 Sheepen Road, Colchester Essex CO3 3WG. 0.00 – 0.00
    Faith can be crucial for people affected by dementia as they go through their dementia journey. Yet often people with dementia miss out on being able to access their faith due to a lack of understanding on the part of…

    Connecting Devotionals

    Glasgow, Scotland
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-devotionals…

    Has Interfaith effectively tackled Racism, Islamophobia and anti-Semitism?

    Preston. 0.00 – 0.00
    Hosted by Mohammed Ali Amla a conversation with Bishop Desmond Jaddoo, Akeela Ahmed and Jeremy Dable.…

    Walsall Community Recognition Awards - Interfaith Relations

    Walsall . 0.00 – 0.00
    A guest blog for Walsall Together. In this Walsall Community Recognition Awards Profile, we talk to faith leaders who are being recognised for their work leading Walsall-based interfaith initiatives. The Awards celebrate the vital work of local communities in making…

    Inter Faith Week live link up day

    Holmfirth Junior, Infants & Nursery School, 38 Cartworth Rd, Holmfirth HD9 2RG. 0.00 – 0.00
    For Inter Faith Week, Year 2 and Year 4 pupils taking part in a live link-up, as part of Diversity Day, including Remembrance.…

    Sikh in the World Wars

    UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    A virtual presentation from A Little History of the Sikhs to the global audience of members of the Barclays Embrace Sikh Forum as part of Inter Faith Week on Remembrance Day, bringing stories to life through individuals and artefacts.…

    Launch of Newham Forum of Faiths

    Newham, London. 0.00 – 0.00
    Launch of a new Forum of Faiths. …

    IF Stories of Hope: Black Health Initiative, Leeds

    Leeds
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    IF Stories of Hope: Freedom for Girls

    West Yorkshire
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    IF Stories of Hope: Sharakat Project

    West Yorkshire
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    Women’s book club Inter Faith Week session

    Touchstone, 4 Easby Rd, Bradford BD7 1RE
    Women's Interfaith Book Group meeting online for Interfaith Week, each sharing a poem that meant something special to us. …

    ‘Remembering for Inter Faith Week’

    4 Easby Road, Bradford. BD7 1QX
    Session on #Remembering for #IFWeek with our 'Art of Friendship' group, sharing our earliest & happiest memories, & memories of a time when we have felt God especially close to us, whilst making 'treasure boxes' in which to keep mementoes…

    What do a Nun from Hull and Diplomat from Iran Have in Common?  An Inter Faith Week Article from the Director of HMDT

    Asian Image. 0.00 – 0.00
    Article by Olivia Marks-Woldman OBE, Director of the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust about Sister Agnes Walsh and Abdol Hossein Sardari who risked their lives to help Jews during the Holocaust; and about the need to remember with purpose and stand…

    Connecting with an Interfaith Buddy

    Scotland. 10.00 – 11.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-with-an-interfaith-buddy…

    Remembrance Day Service

    University of Southampton, 41 University Rd, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1TL. 10.45 – 11.00
    Remembrance Day Service from the University of Southampton Faith and Reflection Centre
    Watch on their Facebook page here - https://www.facebook.com/UoSFRC/
    or contact a.alexander-rose@soton.ac.uk for more information …

    Baha’i Prayers & Meditation

    York (online). 11.00 – 12.30
    This event will be held on zoom. It includes a meditation, prayers and readings followed by discussions about the readings. Please contact: yorkbahais@gmail.com for details of how to join the session. …

    Woking Debates on Zoom - Should we all become vegan?

    Woking (online). 11.00 – 12.30
    Would it be better for our health and the health of the planet if we gave up eating and using animal products completely?

    Bridget Biddell, of Hampton Estate Farms; Monique Parker, a nutritional therapist, WWF; Environmental Manager…

    Hinduism - Assembly & Workshop

    St Margaret's School, Stoke Golding. 11.00 – 12.15
    Inter Faith Week assembly & workshop…

    Acts of Remembrance

    Swansea University. 11.00 – 12.00
    Email faith.campuslife@swansea.ac.uk to book…

    Interfaith Woodland Walk

    Blean wood, Rough common road, Canterbury CT2 9DD. 11.00 – 13.00
    An alternative to our originally planned woodland walk through Blean wood near Canterbury, with only our chair and two members of CANDIFA present to comply with COVID restrictions. Video recordings of the readings of spiritual texts from a range of…

    Virtual Buddhist Meditation Session

    1 Trevelyan Square, Boar Ln, Leeds LS1 6AE. 11.30 – 12.15
    The Multifaith Network would like you to attend a Virtual Buddhist Meditation Session on the 11th November which will be led by the Jamyang Buddhist Centre in Leeds. The session introduces a method for developing calm abiding meditation using methods,…

    Plant something

    Wales (participate at home)
    Wherever you are, plant something.

    This activity is a suggestion for individual activity, one of those suggested by the Inter-faith Council for Wales/ Cyngor Rhyng-ffydd Cymru as part of its marking of Inter Faith Week. Individuals are…

    Interfaith Zoom Celebration of our Emergency Services

    Birmingham, via Zoom. 12.00 – 13.00
    The Bahu Trust will be holding an inter faith celebration of emergency services.

    More information to follow. …

    Deep and Meaningful Conversations

    Bournemouth . 12.30 – 13.15
    As part of Interfaith Week the Faith and Reflection Team is hosting a conversation space looking at interesting big life questions. Join us to engage in chatting about some important big life questions and listen to fellow students and staff…

    Antisemitism and anti-Muslim hate discrimination training

    London . 12.30 – 14.00
    A free bespoke awareness training session for Councillors, faith leaders and those working in the community. …

    Virtual Celebration of Inter Faith Week

    UK
    LexisNexis Risk Solutions held a virtual Inter Faith Week celebration which brought together employees from across the globe to share religious events in lockdown and their experiences.…

    Speed faithing

    Coventry . 13.00 – 13.30
    Speed-networking between students of different faiths. An "opportunity to share beliefs with others who may have a different faith to yourself. The idea is not to convert, or deconvert, each other, but in the short time available to share the…

    Women’s interfaith workshop: repairing the world

    Redbridge (online). 13.00 – 14.30
    "In this latest series of Women’s Workshops we will hear briefly from Christian, Jewish and Muslim women
    who will share the practical steps their faith communities are taking to care for our living world. In future
    workshops we…

    See Hear Respond - Faith in a Pandemic Learning Seminar

    . 13.00 – 15.00
    Barnardo's See Hear Respond Partnership is supporting children, young people, families and communities across England who have been impacted by Covid-19. During Inter Faith Week, Barnardo's and Action for Children, supported by the Association of Muslim Schools UK are inviting…

    Spirituality and Gen Y / Z: Activism, Guidance, Traditions

    Exeter. 14.00 – 15.00
    How do faith traditions, activism and spiritual guidance inform expressions of spirituality for younger people today? How can young people of Gen Y and Z be supported and encouraged to develop new spiritual paths for contemporary society? How can greater…

    Spirituality and Gen Y / Z: Activism, Guidance, Traditions

    Exeter. 14.00 – 15.00
    How do faith traditions, activism and spiritual guidance inform expressions of spirituality for younger people today? How can young people of Gen Y and Z be supported and encouraged to develop new spiritual paths for contemporary society? How can greater…

    Interfaith Scotland public training course taster sessions

    Scotland. 14.00 – 14.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/interfaith-scotland-public-training-course-taster-sessions-2…

    Virtual Faith Crawl

    Bristol University (online). 15.00 – 17.00
    The Faith Crawl is one of our most popular events of the year. Normally, we travel around to different local faith centres in Bristol with a group of between 10 to 35 people. This year, the faith crawl is going…

    Connecting With Yourself: Blind Drawing Self Portrait Workshop

    Scotland. 16.00 – 17.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-with-yourself-blind-drawing-self-portrait-workshop…

    Interfaith Meditation

    Leeds University Union. 17.00 – 18.00
    Meditation run by a Catholic nun who has done lots for the interfaith community. A perfect way to destress and unwind!…

    Drumming workshop

    Scotland. 17.30 – 18.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/drumming-workshop…

    ‘Get Together for Faith Connectors’

    Kirklees. 18.00 – 19.00
    The theme of the discussion will focus on: Connectors sharing their opportunities and challenges in everyday life. Such as positive news stories, health, wellbeing and hate crime. To build stronger resilience working together. …

    Youth Debate - “Keeping the faith in a pandemic”

    Islington (online). 18.00 – 19.30
    Young People will be leading and delivering this event with young speakers from different faiths and secular backgrounds. Everyone of all ages is invited to join us on YouTube to hear young people debating, then a Q&A with the audience.

    My Faith – its position within the University of York and the City

    York (online). 18.00 – 19.00
    Student speakers from different faiths give personal views and reflect on the mood of their Society or link it with COVID19. Contact: yorkinterfaithgroup@gmail.com …

    Violence Against Women and Girls : An Interfaith Perspective

    OX3 9BJ. 18.00 – 19.00
    The CEO of Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse & Rape Crisis Centre (OSARCC), Lisa Ward joins Tracey Rosenfeld-Schueler and Rev Kate Harford for an interfaith discussion about the role of faith in protecting women and girls from violence, and in perpetuating violence.…

    Panel event: Challenging Misconceptions

    Bristol University (online). 18.00 – 19.30
    Join representives from our faith societies openly discussing stereotypes and misconceptions about their faith traditions.
    If you have a question for the panel, submit it here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/DTDR69W
    Co-chaired by Kavya Sharma and Shoshana Cohen…

    Faith in LGBT+ Community

    UK (online). 18.00 – 19.00
    Mosiac LGBT+ Young Persons' Trust has put together an event 'Faith in LGBT+ Community' for this Inter Faith Week hoping to elevate the voices for inclusion, respect and dignity. During the webinar that is due to take place over Zoom…

    Introduction to Buddhism

    Sunderland (online). 18.00 – 19.15
    This event will provide attendees with an introduction to Buddhism, hosted by Graeme Jobes.

    Social religious quiz

    Swansea University. 18.00 – 19.30
    A social and religious quiz
    Email faith.campuslife@swansea.ac.uk to book…

    Scottish Multi Faith Webinar – Faith and Organ Donation

    Scotland. 18.00 – 19.45
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/scottish-multi-faith-webinar-faith-and-organ-donation…

    Keeping the Kindness: How do we Nurture Community Spirit?

    Glasgow, Scotland. 18.00 – 20.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/keeping-the-kindness-how-do-we-nurture-community-spirit…

    Reimagining Community Lecture

    Edinburgh, Scotland. 18.00 – 21.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/reimagining-community-lecture…

    Act of Remembrance Service

    Online
    A link will be posted on Team Solent and Twitter on the day so you can watch the service when you choose.
    Throughout the day, you can read powerful blogs from colleagues who served in the armed forces, listen…

    LGBTQ+ Interfaith Week Celebration 2020

    UK (online). 18.30 – 19.30
    The Faith & Belief Forum with partners including: House of Rainbow, London Queer Muslims, Sarbat LGBT Sikhs, KeshetUK.

    For our third annual celebration of National Interfaith Week, the Faith & Belief Forum in collaboration with LGBTQ+/Faith partners…

    Connecting with Community

    Edinburgh, Scotland. 18.45 – 20.45
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-with-community…

    Foundation Stones Interfaith Workshop

    N19 4DR. 19.00 – 20.00
    The UK Holocaust Memorial Foundation invites you to take part in a Foundation Stones stone painting workshop as part of Inter Faith Week 2020.

    Paint and share a Foundation Stone live on Zoom and then contribute…

    Islam’s response in times of crisis

    Medway (Online). 19.00 – 20.30
    Discussion and reflections on 'Islam's Response in Times of Crisis'…

    The All Faiths Network Celebrates Inter Faith Week

    London (online). 19.00 – 21.00
    Interfaith Week lasts from 8 - 15 November. Unfortunately this year we cannot hold it live but we can continue our tradition of having a range of artistic performances linked to religion with short talks or prayers from different religions…

    Remembrance Day: Remembering British Jews in the Armed Forces

    Scotland. 19.00 – 20.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/remembrance-day-remembering-british-jews-in-the-armed-forces…

    9th Annual Interfaith Lecture

    Fife, Scotland. 19.00 – 21.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/9th-annual-interfaith-lecture…

    Faith in a Pandemic

    Cheltenham (UK). 19.15 – 20.30
    We will be reflecting on both the opportunities and challenges presented by the pandemic. The discussion will be based on 6 short videos from different faith groups describing how they have reacted to the pandemic, telling stories and learnings from…

    Discover the Celebration of Diwali: The Festival of Lights

    Barnet, London (online). 19.30 – 0.00
    What you always wanted to know about Diwali (but were too afraid to ask!). A unique opportunity to appreciate and celebrate this Festival of Light in Song, Dance, Words and Virtual food!…

    Ddefosiwn Rhyng-ffydd (Cymraeg)/ Welsh Language interfaith devotional

    Cardiff (online). 19.30 – 21.00
    You are invited to a Welsh language Interfaith Devotional for Interfaith Week UK, hosted by the Cardiff Baha'i Community on Zoom where sacred verses from different faiths will be read in Welsh with inspirational music.

    Fe'ch…

    Generation 2 Generation - Enabling the continuation of Holocaust testimony

    Brighton. 19.30 – 21.00
    Speaker: Vera Bernstein from the charity 'G2G' Generation 2 Generation.
    Part of Inter Faith Week and marking Armistice Day.…

    “Love your neighbour but annihilate your enemies…” How to deal with controversial texts in our scriptures?

    Leeds. 19.30 – 21.45
    A Scriptural Reasoning activity, focusing on "Love your neighbour but annihilate your enemies..." How to deal with controversial texts in our scriptures? Focusing on the Christian, Muslim and Jewish scriptures.
    Featuring guest speakers:
    Professor Rachel Muers, University of…

    EAVA FM presents “Leicester Calling!”

    EAVA FM, 111 Ross Walk, Leicester LE4 5HH. 20.00 – 21.00
    Episode 4: George Merchant Ballentyne welcomes guests Jaap Alberts (ISKCON, Leicester) and Maureen Sier (Bahá'í, Glasgow).…

    Faith and Remembrance

    Bury. 20.00 – 19.00
    Bury Faith Forum invites you to hear Christian, Jewish and Muslim reflections on Remembrance Day and its importance for us.…

  • Thursday 12 November

    Inter Faith Week ‘cooking segment’

    Students’ Union, Bath Spa University, Newton Park, Bath BA2 9BN. 0.00 – 0.00
    Bath Spa University Students' Union's Inter Faith Week continues with a 'Cooking Segment', where the SU is inviting students to share recipes special to their religion or culture. This can either be a recipe or photo of the dish. They…

    The Donna Louise Hospice for Children and Young People, social media interfaith celebration.

    The Donna Louise Hospice For Children and Young People. 1 Grace Road, Stoke-On-Trent ST4 8FN
    The Children and Young People at The Donna Louise Hospice in Stoke On Trent, have painted a mountain scenery using their hands, feet and wheelchairs. It displays the highs and lows of life and the many different but equally important…

    Inter Faith Week blog

    Gwent. 0.00 – 0.00
    Reflections from Police and Crime Commissioner…

    Interfaith Arts and Crafts and Cooking

    East Morton CE Primary School Street Lane East Morton, Keighley West Yorkshire BD20 5SE. 0.00 – 0.00
    Various activities including arts and crafts and cooking challah bread.…

    National Inter Faith Week 2020 Eden Girls WF Video

    Eden Girls' School, Waltham Forest Silver Birch and Landmark Houses, Blackhorse Lane, Walthamstow London, E17 5SD. 0.00 – 0.00
    A special video for Inter Faith Week with contributions staff and students at the school.…

    Inter Faith Week and World Kindness Day video

    Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (EPUT) The Lodge Lodge Approach Runwell Wickford Essex SS11 7XX. 0.00 – 0.00
    A video about spirituality and kindness. …

    IF Stories of Hope: Makkah Mosque, Leeds

    Leeds
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    IF Stories of Hope: Sikh Elders Service

    West Yorkshire
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    IF Stories of Hope: St Aidan’s Church

    West Yorkshire
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    Launch of 2021 Hampshire Interfaith Calendar

    Hampshire County Council, the Castle, Winchester SO23 8UJ
    Hampshire County Council celebrates Inter Faith Week with the launch of its 2021 Inter Faith Calendar. School pupils from across the county, aged 7-11 years old, were behind the artwork for each month.
    https://www.hants.gov.uk/News/12112020InterFaithCalendar21…

    Diwali in Harrow

    Headstone Manor & Museum, Pinner View, Harrow, London, HA2 6PX
    To mark Diwali this year, Headstone Manor & Museum are delighted to share an online exhibition documenting the festival celebrated in Harrow. The online exhibition features stories from individuals and businesses based in Harrow, representing various faiths who celebrate Diwali.…

    Virtual Building Bridges Symposium 2020

    Dundee, Scotland. 8.45 – 13.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/virtual-building-bridges-symposium-2020…

    Interfaith Question Time  

    Kirklees (online). 9.30 – 11.00
    Opportunity for Secondary Schools to take part in an Interfaith Q and A event …

    Faith and Finance

    Leicester. 10.00 – 11.00
    An interfaith conversation about faith and finance as part of Talk Money week.…

    Refuweegee Read ‘Glasgow’s Welcome’

    Glasgow, Scotland. 10.30 – 11.15
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/refuweegee-read-glasgows-welcome…

    Jewish? Christian? Muslim? The Life and Times of Robert ‘Reschid’ Stanley. When family history unearths an astonishing journey of faith(s)

    Kirklees. 11.00 – 12.00
    Join Kirklees Libraries Writer in Residence Christina Longden talking about her Ancestor Robert Reschid Stanley.
    There will be a chance for three people to win signed copies of Christina’s books during the event – the first 3 people to…

    Hidden History of Faith; The Working Class Victorian Muslim - With Jewish and Christian Footsteps

    HD47DP. 11.00 – 12.00
    ONLINE TALK: Victorian England; Robert Stanley was a respectable, northern working-class man.
    He grew up within Ashton’s Christian Israelite sect – who strictly followed Jewish (Mosaic) Law.
    Robert was self-educated and became a grocer and tea-trader. He joined…

    Digital Talking Society

    Pendle (online). 11.00 – 13.00
    This year, to mark Interfaith Week taking place from 8-15th November, we would like you to join us for a community conversation to explore;
    How have interfaith relations been impacted by Covid -19 and what does this mean for…

    Dumfries Interfaith Group Connecting by Zoom!

    Dumfries, Scotland. 11.00 – 12.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/dumfries-interfaith-group-connecting-by-zoom…

    Act of gratitude

    Wales (wherever you are)
    Write down three things you are grateful for, being as specific as possible.

    This activity is a suggestion for individual activity, one of those suggested by the Inter-faith Council for Wales/ Cyngor Rhyng-ffydd Cymru as part…

    Testing Times

    Tower Hamlets (online). 12.00 – 14.00
    This Inter Faith Week will be very different to the ones that we are used to. Nobody could have predicted how much life would change due to the Covid-19 pandemic and this year we will be focusing on the importance…

    The Role of Women of Faith in Protecting the Earth

    Online. 12.15 – 14.15
    Moderator: Ms. Ravinder Kaur Nijjar, Chair Religions for Peace UK Women of Faith Network, RfP European Women of Faith Network
    Facilitator: Ms. Rebecca Bellamy, (University of Winchester, UKWFN-RfP, ECRL-RfP)
    Speaker: Dr. Husna Ahmad, CEO of Global One 2015,Visionary…

    Where is God in our suffering?

    . 13.00 – 14.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week this year, the BEIS Faith & Minority Ethnic (FAME) Network is hosting an inter faith talk on suffering, a subject that is very close to our hearts given the challenging times we have been through…

    Guided meditation

    Swansea University. 13.30 – 14.00
    Guided meditation with Rev Mandy Williams
    Email faith.campuslife@swansea.ac.uk to book…

    Introduction to Religious Approaches to Palestine Israel in Judaism, Christianity and Islam

    Scotland. 13.30 – 14.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/introduction-to-religious-approaches-to-palestine-israel-in-judaism-christianity-and-islam…

    Interfaith Inter-lockdown Quilt

    St Saviourgate, York (online). 14.00 – 16.00
    View a special quilt created by the York Interfaith Group during the pandemic on display in the Unitarian Chapel, St Saviourgate. This event will now take place via Zoom. Contact yorkunitarians@gmail.com or Dee Boyle 07761762967 for details …

    Poetry of Connection

    . 14.00 – 14.30
    Colleagues of all faiths, beliefs or none share poetry that gives them a sense of connection, including a special reading from Permanent Secretary, Susan Acland-Hood. …

    Connecting with CARES for greener faith buildings

    Inverness, Scotland. 14.00 – 15.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-with-cares-for-greener-faith-buildings…

    Manifestos from Times of Crisis

    Glasgow, Scotland. 14.00 – 16.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/manifestos-from-times-of-crisis…

    Session at Home of Meditation/Prayer and Study run by a 91 year old Retired Roman Catholic Priest

    At your home. 14.30 – 15.30
    A retired 91year old Roman Catholic Priest will be leading a session on Thursday 12 November from 2.30 – 3.30pm. all welcome. All welcome to participate from home knowing others will be participating in their homes at the same time.

    Talking about Faith and Friendship

    Nottingham. 14.30 – 16.00
    The event will focused on friendship in different religious traditions building mutual understanding.
    About this Event
    All welcome!!

    Nottingham Interfaith Council and friends invite you to join us to a Zoom session to celebrate interfaith…

    What does Connectivity mean to you?

    University of Stirling. 15.00 – 16.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/what-does-connectivity-mean-to-you…

    One Mystery, Two Stories – Science and Religion in Dialogue

    UK. 16.30 – 18.30
    The World Congress of Faiths is holding is annual Younghusband Lecture online on Thursday 12 November. This year's topic is 'One Mystery, Two Stories – Science and Religion in Dialogue'. The speakers will be: Professor NIdhal Guessoum, Algerian astrophysicist and…

    Live Children’s Book Readings: Hena Khan

    Glasgow, Scotland. 16.30 – 17.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/live-childrens-book-readings-hena-khan…

    Interfaith Irish Dancing

    Leeds University Union. 17.00 – 18.30
    This one is just for fun! An Irish dancing class aimed at complete beginners. Come and learn a new skill in lockdown!…

    Indian cookery class

    Scotland. 17.00 – 19.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/indian-cookery-class…

    Religious Buildings during COVID-19

    Woolf Institute, Madingley Road (149.10 km) CB3 0UB Cambridge. 17.00 – 0.00
    Webinar with Shaykh Ibrahim Mogra; Dr Ed Kessler, St Edmund's College Cambridge; and Rabbi Sarah Bassin, Temple Emanuel of Beverly Hills.…

    Celebrating faith communities

    London . 17.30 – 19.15
    City Hall and Near Neighbours invite you to join us in celebrating the work of faith organisations and their response to the impact of Covid19 on Londoners' lives. Faith organisations have played a key role in supporting Londoners to cope…

    Coronavirus and Congregational Cohesion

    Bournemouth. 18.00 – 19.30
    Cllr Susan Phillips, Mayor of Bournemouth, will chair a panel consisting of the Revd Dr Ian Terry, Team Rector of St Peter's Parish Church, Imam Majid Yasin of the Islamic Centre and Mosque, and Rabbi Maurice Michaels of the Reform…

    Navigating Faith, Race and Identity in 2020

    . 18.00 – 19.00
    An Inter Faith Week discussion on how people of faith can navigate questions of race and identity in Britain in 2020. With: Rev Celia Apeagyei-Collins – Christian Pastor and Founder of Rehoboth Foundation; Cllr Awale Olad – Camden Councillor and…

    Hounslow Friends of Faith Interfaith Week Event

    Hounslow (via Zoom). 18.00 – 20.30
    Zoom meeting to celebrate Hounslow Friends of Faith's 20th anniversary. Local VIP's, past & present members and supporters invited. A History and Memories Booklet has been produced also a knitted blanket with different faith symbols.…

    Interfaith Dialogue ‘Stronger Together: The Role of Faith Communities in a Crisis’ with Solent University

    Solent University, E Park Terrace, Southampton SO14 0YN. 18.00 – 19.00
    An Interfaith Dialogue organised by Solent University. Please email student.hub@solent.ac.uk for the Microsoft Teams link …

    Faith and Feminism panel

    Bristol University (online). 18.00 – 19.30
    The Women's Network and the Multifaith Network is proud to present 'Faith and Feminism'. In this conversation, we will be discussing the relationship between Faith and Feminism on our student-led panel We will be exploring faith has contributed towards their…

    ‘Interfaith Experiences’: A Panel Discussion + Q&A

    Durham University, Palatine Centre, Stockton Road, Durham, DH1 3LE. 18.00 – 19.30
    With speakers who have participated in various forms of interfaith dialogue, we will explore the impact of this on their own faith, their faith communities and the wider world. Hosted by five student faith societies forming the Durham Interfaith Student…

    Faith, Festivities and Food in Slough

    Slough (online). 18.00 – 19.30
    Members from Walk & Talk Upton led by Anita Balani will be talking about faith
    and festivities.
    Walk & Talk Upton is a local community group based in Upton, Slough, Berkshire
    with the main aim of supporting…

    Stir It Up

    Edinburgh, Scotland. 18.00 – 19.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/stir-it-up…

    Connecting with Freedom of Religion

    Glasgow, Scotland. 18.00 – 19.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-with-freedom-of-religion…

    Commemorating the Bosnian Genocide through Inter-Faith Dialogue

    UK. 18.00 – 23.59
    In honour of Inter-faith week, Remembering Srebrenica is hosting a webinar on the importance of faith and inter-faith events and activities.

    It has been 25 years since the genocide against Bosnian-Muslims was enacted by Serb forces and…

    Zoom Challa bake

    University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7TJ. 18.00 – 20.00
    Celebrating the diversity & beauty of different religious cultures.…

    On Silence and Remembering

    University of Westminster, London. 18.00 – 19.30
    As part of Inter Faith Week, and Remembrance 2020, the Interfaith team invite all members of our community to join a themed interactive discussion to explore our experience of silence and remembering. The event will be co-facilitated by Yusuf Kaplan…

    Reflective blog on Inter Faith Week

    Online
    Read Emma's reflective blog on Inter Faith Week…

    Sustainability: Caring for the Planet

    Preston (online). 18.30 – 20.30
    With guest speakers: Mr Ian Holland, Senior UN Advisor and Mr Les Gornall FRCB

    There will be plenty of time for questions and comments

    Speaker bios:

    Les Gornall

    Eco Church: Community & Global Engagement

    UK (online). 18.50 – 20.00
    Faiths4Change will be joined by the Bishop Beverly Mason, Bishop of Warrington, who will open our event with reflections on Community and Eco action in the current climate. Operation Noah will share their faith-motivated, science-informed, hope-inspired approach (https://operationnoah.org/) and we'll…

    SAFE Security Awareness (incl. COVID 19 guidance) Webinar B

    UK, via Zoom. 19.00 – 20.00
    As we return to prayer in a COVID-secure environment, we give you the latest COVID 19 guidance and how it affects security at places of worship.…

    Tea, Samosas and Yorkshire Puddings!

    Dewsbury. 19.00 – 21.00
    Drop off your favourite food with a neighbour from another community and let us know how you got on. Be Covid-safe - sanitise and keep a safe distance when delivering. Come to a Zoom meeting on Thursday, 12th November at…

    What are Religions doing about Race Inequality?

    GU22 7BD. 19.00 – 20.30
    This event will be streamed via Zoom. Donovan Blair will give an introduction to the topic and guest speakers will be Rev Paul Davies, Christian; Mandisa Taylor, Baha'i; Rabbi Danny Rich, Jewish; Muneera Pilgrim, Muslim and Shashank Sharma, Hindu. There…

    Medway Inter Faith Action AGM

    Medway (online). 19.00 – 20.30
    The Annual General Meeting of Medway Inter Faith Action…

    Swindon Interfaith Group - Muslim Sufi Devotional

    Swindon (online). 19.00 – 21.00
    The Swindon Islamic Community will host a virtual Sufi Devotional, a return of the popular event in 2019.…

    Interfaith prayers and reflections with the Baha’i community

    Devon (online). 19.00 – 20.00
    The Devon Bahá’ís community invites anyone who wishes to join them for a devotional gathering. Respect for other people’s faiths is absolutely central to our faith and we always welcome readings and prayers from other faiths. Our meetings are simple…

    Music and the spoken word

    Wales (online). 19.00 – 20.30
    We would like to invite you to attend an online evening of music, readings and personal experiences of faith.…

    Finding Peace during the Pandemic

    Solihull (online). 19.00 – 20.00
    As part of National Inter Faith Week and in these very difficult times, we wanted to create an opportunity for sharing and learning about what has helped some people to find Peace during the Pandemic so far. Speakers from different…

    Celebrating Christmas during Lockdown

    Trowbridge. 19.00 – 21.00
    As part of our Interfaith week (8th -15th Nov) celebrations we are hosting an event to explore how different faiths have been able to celebrate during the lockdown. Speakers include: Iris, Rashad, Fadou, Lindsay, and Tracey.…

    URC Youth Trialogue Discussion

    Online. 19.00 – 20.00
    Three panellists from different faiths (Muslim, Jewish and Christian) will be discussing together to celebrate their faith and enable greater interfaith understanding.
    Viewers can take part in the programme live, using Slido, to send in their comments and questions…

    Interfaith Conversation on the Covid-19 Pandemic with Religious Leaders

    Scotland. 19.00 – 20.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/interfaith-conversation-on-the-covid-19-pandemic-with-religious-leaders…

    Creative Writing Workshop with Nadine Aisha Jassat

    Scotland. 19.00 – 20.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/creative-writing-workshop-with-nadine-aisha-jassat…

    Connecting LGBTQ+ Voices of Faith

    Glasgow, Scotland. 19.00 – 20.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-lgbtq-voices-of-faith…

    LGBT+ People of Faith

    Liverpool Guild of Students. 19.00 – 20.30
    an opportunity to hear from LGBT+ people of faith…

    Dare to Hope

    Zoom. 19.30 – 20.45
    Series (continuing on 19 and 26 November from 7.30 to 8.30pm) to explore how faith communities have been impacted by the current crisis. Speakers and responders from different faith communities will share their experiences and attenders will also have the…

    Barnet Inter Faith Quiz

    Barnet, London (online). 19.30 – 21.00
    The Return of our Successful Inter Faith Quiz
    A fun and enlightening way to learn about our diverse faith communities.

    Free Speech, Vigilantism, and Protecting the Rights of Religious Minorities

    Preston, UK (online). 19.30 – 21.00
    The Light Foundation . Guest Speakers:
    Imam Qari Asim MBE - UK
    Rabbi Jeremy Schneider - USA
    Ustadha Khola Hasan - UK
    Dr. Shaykh Umar al Qadri - Ireland
    Dr. Anne Moseley - UK

    Thinking Evening: “The Three Abrahamic Faiths: elements of unity and diversity”

    Marlborough Road Methodist Church. 19.30 – 21.00
    Dr Chris Hewer will give a talk, "The Three Abrahamic Faiths: elements of unity and diversity".

    Dr Chris Hewer in is a Christian who comes from a background in Christian theology, education, Islamic studies and inter-faith studies.…

    The Precious Gift of End of Life Care

    Wesley Hall, Leicester LE2 0GN. 19.30 – 20.30
    A special online event to understand the importance of spiritual and cultural requirements for palliative/end of life care BAME patients.
    The evening, hosted by Zfit in Association with Wesley Hall will feature sessions from:
    Professor Christina Faull –…

    The power of Community in times of crisis

    Scotland. 19.30 – 21.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/the-power-of-community-in-times-of-crisis…

    Connecting Creatively Gallery and Meet the Artists event

    Skye, Scotland. 19.30 – 20.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-creatively-gallery-and-meet-the-artists-event…

    Faith in a Time of COVID

    Lancaster. 19.30 – 0.00
    Interfaith discussion.…

    EAVA FM presents “Leicester Calling!”

    EAVA FM, 111 Ross Walk, Leicester LE4 5HH. 20.00 – 21.00
    Episode 5: George Merchant Ballentyne welcomes guests Sumaiya Mulla (Muslim, Leicester) and Patricia Stoat (Roman Catholic, Nottingham).…

    Thrive Live!

    UK. 21.00 – 22.00
    Facebook live event during Inter Faith Week featuring a presentation from Mandeep Kaur Moore, a solicitor from London.…

  • Friday 13 November

    Bromley Three Faiths Group shared worship experience

    Bromley - Various - full details on our website
    The three communities (Jewish, Christian and Muslim) involved in Bromley Three Faiths Group are opening up their regular worship events this weekend as part of the Inter Faith Week celebrations. Each worship event will include a special welcome message to…

    Q and A with Faith Representatives from local places of worship

    Students Union, Bath Spa University, Newton Park, Bath BA2 9BN
    Q&A With Faith Representatives - Join us on Facebook for a pre-recording of a q&a with faith leaders from local places of worship. You’ll be able to hear from Bristol and West Progressive Jewish Congregation, Bath Baha’i Community, Clifton Catholic…

    Connecting Devotionals

    Glasgow, Scotland
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-devotionals…

    Inter Faith Week Virtual Forum

    Birmingham. 0.00 – 0.00
    A virtual Faiths Forum with representatives from different religions and beliefs in Birmingham. Topics such as Covid-19, racism and free speech. Video for later use in RE lessons. With: Gen Kelsang Leksang - Resident Teacher, Kadampa Buddhist Centre; Rabbi Dr…

    Inter Faith Week Activities and Videos

    St Sidwell's School, York Road, Exeter, Devon, EX4 6PG. 0.00 – 0.00
    Three short videos, including of artwork done for the Week.

    Videos at: http://www.st-sidwells-ce.devon.sch.uk/website/november_2020/520939…

    Exploring mandirs

    Manor Park Primary Greyhound Road, Sutton, SM1 4AW. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 4 are exploring the features of mandirs to mark Inter Faith Week.
    https://twitter.com/manorparkschsm1/status/1327298156829302784…

    Workshop for faith leaders on keeping young people safe

    31 Royal Hill, Greenwich, London SE10 8RR. 0.00 – 0.00
    A workshop for Faith leaders about keeping Young People safe with inputs from ReSET, Greenwich Council, Fearless and Crimestoppers.

    Inter Faith Week classroom activity

    St Joseph and St Bede RC Primary, Danesmoor Drive, Bury, BL9 6ER
    During Inter Faith Week, the children considered what makes a true hero and wrote letters of application for the job of ‘Greatest Bible Hero’ in role as Moses; justifying, with evidence, why he is considered a hero in the Jewish…

    IF Stories of Hope: More In Common

    Batley
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    IF Stories of Hope: Circles of Life Women Together

    West Yorkshire
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    IF Stories of Hope: Hamara Centre

    West Yorkshire
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    Hinduism and its importance - a staff blog for Inter Faith Week and Diwali

    Anchor Care Homes
    Our blog posts cover a range of topics and introduce ideas from different points of view. Our bloggers share news of what is going on within Anchor Hanover as well as discussing wider issues affecting older people and retirement living.…

    A dialogue about faith and the pandemic

    . 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of the interfaith week initiative, Sikh PA press officer Dawinderpal Singh and Hassan Joudi, Deputy Secretary General and mosques affairs coordinator at the Muslim Council of Britain sat down over a Zoom call to discuss how faith has…

    Inter Faith Unity - an article

    . 0.00 – 0.00
    An article by Imam Qari Asim Chair of the Mosques and Imams National Advisory Board and imam at Leeds Makkah Mosque about the importance of inter faith unity during the pandemic. "Interfaith week is the perfect time to exemplify exactly…

    Inter Faith Week: Remembering the sacrifices of soldiers in WW1

    Makkah Mosque, 36 Thornville Road, Leeds LS6 1JY. 0.00 – 0.00
    A video by Qari Asim, Head Imam at Leeds Makkah Mosque and Chair of Mosques & Imams National Advisory Board, about remembering the sacrifices of soldiers in #WW1 and the sacrifices that people are continuing to make to defend theirs…

    Inter Faith Week classroom activities

    Holy Trinity C of E Primary Academy & Nursery Middleton Road, Oswestry, SY11 2LF
    Learning about the different religions and their special symbols. As a class, making stained glass windows and celebrating Diwali, including making candle holders out of clay with Rangoli patterns and light lanterns.…

    Interfaith Week interviews with different faiths in Cornwall - What do you love about your faith?

    3 St Clements Vean, Truro, Cornwall TR1 1RN
    This week we've been celebrating different beliefs for #InterfaithWeek speaking to people practising Buddhism, Christianity, Islam, and Hinduism in Cornwall.
    We asked them... what do you love about your faith? …

    Celebrating Inter Faith Week in traditional dress

    Smithdown Primary School, Chatsworth Drive, Liverpool L7 6LJ
    Wearing traditional dress for Inter Faith Week.…

    Sharing a song for Inter Faith Week

    States of Jersey Police HQ, La Route du Fort, St Helier, Jersey JE2
    "As it's Inter Faith Week we wanted to share 'The Blessing', put together by the churches of the Channel Islands and including our very own PC Joel Bastable. Whether you follow a faith or not you'll still be able to…

    Faith and Sport

    Active Black Country, Dudley Rd, Brierley Hill DY5 1LN
    A video celebrating faith centres across the Black Country. Places of worship are unique community touchpoints for cohesion, development and regeneration. Our video identifies challenges and opportunities in our communities in getting people active.…

    Showcasing Inter Faith Week Values

    Cohesion Plus, Gravesend Kent DA11 0PA
    Twitter showcasing of values of Inter Faith Week, with Kent partners.…

    Learning about HInduism

    Belle Vale Primary School, Besford Rd, Liverpool L25 2QF
    Learning about Hinduism and creating display.…

    Inter Faith Week and Remembrance activity and artwork

    Boothroyd Primary Academy, Temple Rd, Dewsbury WF13 3QE. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 3 work for Inter Faith Week and on Remembrance.…

    Learning about Diwali for Inter Faith Week

    Usworth Colliery Primary School, Manor Road, Sulgrave, Washington, Tyne and Wear NE37 3BL
    Year 2 learnt about Diwali for Inter Faith Week and designed and created their own Diya lamps.…

    Exploring Islam for Inter Faith Week

    East Ward Primary School, Willow St, Bury BL9 7QZ
    Lesson about Islam.…

    Classroom project to create a place of worship welcoming to all

    Smithdown Primary School, Chatsworth Drive, Liverpool L7 6LJ
    To celebrate #InterFaithWeek, our whole school were given the project to create a place of worship that is inclusive of all religions. RAG looked at a few places of worship in Liverpool. We then built our own place of worship…

    Connecting Through Prayer

    Online. 7.45 – 8.30
    Prayer and meditation have the power to calm and uplift the mind and body
    Join the delegates at the Multi-religious Prayer and Meditation Session
    on Friday 13 November 2020 at 07.45 (UK time)

    Session readers:

    Faith and organ donation

    . 10.00 – 12.00
    This Inter Faith Week, join us for a webinar about the different faith and beliefs perspectives on organ donation. NHS Blood and Transplant is encouraging people to think about organ donation within the context of their faith or belief. It’s…

    Shabbat shalom Inter Faith Week quiz

    . 11.00 – 11.15
    Join us for our weekly quiz, streamed live on Facebook. This will be a special quiz to celebrate Interfaith week. Join us to test your knowledge of different religions- good luck!…

    Act of kindness

    Wales (wherever you are)
    Do a kind deed, and reflect on the recipient.

    This activity is a suggestion for individual activity, one of those suggested by the Inter-faith Council for Wales/ Cyngor Rhyng-ffydd Cymru as part of its marking of…

    Virtual café with the Quakers

    Friargate, York (online). 12.30 – 13.45
    Join a short typical Quaker meeting for worship on zoom for about 20mins. Bring your own lunch and share some social time eating together but in our own homes. Some Quakers will be on hand to answer any questions. For…

    Live Friday Prayers

    Swansea University. 13.00 – 14.00
    Live Friday Prayers with Sheikh Mohsen El-Beltagi
    Email faith.campuslife@swansea.ac.uk to book…

    Domestic Abuse Awareness training for Church and Faith Group Leaders in Colchester

    Rowan House, 33 Sheepen Road, Colchester Essex CO3 3WG. 14.00 – 15.00
    During Inter Faith Week, Colchester Borough Council in partnership with J9 Domestic Abuse Initiative are offering a free online training session to local church and faith group leaders. The training session is intended to raise awareness and increase knowledge and…

    Art and Creative Competition

    Barking London. 14.00 – 16.00
    Entries invited of artwork, drawings, paintings, poems, essays on theme of Faith, Hope and Peace. Shortlisted entries will be showcased during Inter Faith Week. The top three entries will receive a certificate at BDFF's Inter Faith Week event on 13…

    Anti-Racism Workshop

    Scotland. 14.00 – 16.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/anti-racism-workshop…

    Live Children’s Book Readings: Looking for Lord Ganesh

    Glasgow, Scotland. 16.30 – 18.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/interfaith-storytime-live-childrens-book-readings-mahtab-narsimhan-looking-for-lord-ganesh…

    Jewish Erev Shabbat Service

    York (online). 18.00 – 19.30
    via zoom. Led by student Rabbi Gabriel Kanter-Webber. Email info@jewsinyork.org.uk for more details and the zoom link. …

    Interfaith Quiz and Social

    Bristol University (online). 18.00 – 20.00
    An opportunity for students to meet a range of students from a range of backgrounds and learn about different cultures! An evening of quizzes, dialogue, and conversations! Also, your chance to meet faith and cultural societies!

    Solitary Peace Walk to Commemorate the Blessed Imam Hussain’s stance against Tyranny

    Scotland. 18.00 – 19.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/solitary-peace-walk-to-commemorate-the-blessed-imam-hussains-stance-against-tyranny…

    Videos of places of worship around Southampton

    Southampton (online)
    Watch videos of different places of worship around Southampton on the Multi Faith Resource Group page on SolNet.…

    Friday evening service for Inter Faith Week

    Chatham (online). 18.30 – 20.00
    Chatham Memorial Synagogue will be holding an open Friday evening service for Inter Faith Week…

    Swindon Interfaith Group - Rally of Hope

    Swindon (online). 19.00 – 21.00
    Swindon's Family Federation for World Peace and Unification Community will present a video and story about their community.…

    Devotional on “Connecting with the Sacred”

    KW17 2NZ. 19.00 – 19.45
    This is a meditative programme of readings and music from a variety of different sources on the topic of "Connecting with the Sacred". It will take place virtually using "zoom". Please use the link given below. The programme is pre-prepared…

    Mental Health Support and Strategies: An Interfaith Perspective

    Lincoln. 19.00 – 20.00
    Carole Glover speaking as the Brahma Kumari Chaplain at University of Lincoln, UK. Carole has a background in fine arts and she became involved in a peace group in relation to the Yugoslavian conflict in the 1990s. Her attention is…

    Christian Union Open Meeting

    Liverpool Guild of Students. 19.00 – 20.30
    get to know Christian Union and their impact meeting…

    EAVA FM presents “Leicester Calling!”

    EAVA FM, 111 Ross Walk, Leicester LE4 5HH. 20.00 – 21.00
    Episode 6: George Merchant Ballentyne welcomes guests Kartar Singh (Sikh, Leicester) and Jay Anderson (Wiccan, Leeds).…

  • Saturday 14 November

    Learn more about The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

    Scotland
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/learn-more-about-the-church-of-jesus-christ-of-latter-day-saints…

    Online tour of places of worship

    Bradford. 0.00 – 0.00
    An online version of the special tour created by the Cathedral with a number of nearby places of worship of other faiths.

    Video at: https://www.bradfordcathedral.org/visit/faith-trail/ …

    Inter Faith Week: Multi-faith Celebrations and Services

    Richard House Children’s Hospice Richard House Drive Beckton, London E16 3RG. 0.00 – 0.00
    "This Inter Faith Week, we take a look at our multi-faith celebrations and services." An Inter Faith Week blog about faith and belief at Richard House Children's Hospice.…

    Using my faith to cope with COVID-19

    Leicester. 0.00 – 0.00
    Zoom discussion with speakers from 7 faiths…

    IF Stories of Hope: Leeds Jewish Housing Association

    Leeds
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    IF Stories of Hope: Good Shepherd Centre

    West Yorkshire
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    IF Stories of Hope: Guru Gobind Singh Gurdwara

    West Yorkshire
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, Wellsprings Together in West Yorkshire shared a series of videos celebrating the contribution of grass roots faith and community groups who have worked relentlessly during Covid to support one another and especially the most vulnerable and…

    A Rabbi and Priest have a 15 minute conversation in 38 minutes….

    Haringey, London
    Rabbi Sandra Kviat, of Crouch End Chavurah, and the Revd Timothy Miller, of All Saints' Church in Highgate, sit down to talk about finding, maintaining and realising hope in our world.…

    A message for Inter Faith Week and Diwali

    Central Bedfordshire Council, Priory House, Monks Walk, Chicksands, Shefford, Bedfordshire SG17 5TQ
    A message for Inter Faith Week and Diwali. https://twitter.com/letstalkcentral/status/1327570726849744898…

    ‘The Imam, the Priest and Kumon Y’all (Old heads / Young heads)’

    Kirklees. 11.00 – 12.00
    Q & A session with Faruk Yunus, George Spencer and members of Kumon Y'all live. All welcome.…

    Not That Different! Similarities between Islam and Other Religions    

    York (online). 11.00 – 12.15
    This is a virtual event hosted by York Mosque discussing what we have in common in terms of religious traditions from an Islamic perspective. Contact Rasha Ibrahim via email on rasha.salah.ibrahim@gmail.com for more details and the zoom link. …

    Faith in the Environment - Interfaith Perspectives

    Belfast. 11.00 – 13.00
    Chair - Professor John Barry QUB
    Keynote speaker - Alastair McIntosh – activist, writer and academic – will
    speak about the Climate Crisis, a faith-based understanding of the environment and
    our relationship with it.
    Most recent…

    Connect with someone

    Wales (wherever you are)
    Phone someone who comes to mind that might need you.

    This activity is a suggestion for individual activity, one of those suggested by the Inter-faith Council for Wales/ Cyngor Rhyng-ffydd Cymru as part of its marking of…

    Wellbeing Café

    Weston-super-Mare (online). 12.00 – 13.00
    The North Somerset BME Network is a CIO (Registered Charity No: 1162483) that has been running for over 14 years. Based in Weston-super-Mare, it supports communities in all parts of the North Somerset district. This weekly online via Zoom Wellbeing…

    Celebrating Inter Faith Week and Diwali

    Crawley
    St Catherine's Hospice catering team produced special star shaped biscuits for patients and staff to celebrate both Diwali and Inter Faith Week…

    Virtual Interfaith Poetry Session

    Batley. 14.00 – 16.00
    The session will be a live stream onto the Poetry You tube Channel for anyone wishing to share poetry.
    Anyone who wants to share poetry or just join to listen can contact us at team@batleypoets.co.uk or visit our…

    Contemplative practices across faiths

    Fife, Scotland. 15.00 – 17.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/contemplative-practices-across-faiths…

    Cook and Connect!

    Glasgow, Scotland. 15.00 – 16.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-through-food-a-cultural-cook-in…

    Interfaith Chanting, Prayers and Blessings

    London Buddhist Vihara. 16.00 – 18.00
    On Saturday 14th November, between 4-6pm, all the religions together will perform a common ceremony of Chanting, Prayer and Blessings.

    We chant and pray for those who had become victims of Covid-19 and left us.

    Essential divinity - an event in celebration of national Interfaith Week

    Global Co-operation House , 65-69 Pound Lane, Willesden Green, London NW10 2HH. 17.00 – 18.30
    At this crucial time in our world, it is essential to recognise and connect with that which is subtle and invisible and make it visible in our daily lives. We invite you to explore, with speakers from different faiths, the…

    Hope - a youth perspective

    . 18.00 – 20.00
    An event to give young people the chance to represent their faiths, celebrate diversity, and share our common humanity.
    An evening of celebration for Inter Faith Week on the topic of 'hope'. You’ll hear from youth leaders of different…

    Dacorum Diwali celebration

    Dacorum (online). 18.00 – 20.00
    Dacorum Interfaith Network will be supporting Dacorum Indian Society for their annual Diwali event during Inter Faith Week.

    The event will be held via Microsoft Teams.

    Faith and Mental Health

    Old Kent Road Mosque. 18.00 – 19.30
    The theme for this year's annual Inter Faith Week event is 'Faith and Mental Health.' Will feature the following speakers:
    Hajjia Saidat Oketunde, Education Officer, MAN UK
    The Revd Ellen Eames, Priest in charge of St Christopher's, Walworth…

    Wealth and Poverty

    Medway (online). 19.00 – 20.30
    An event exploring the social and spiritual impacts of wealth and poverty, led by the Medway Baha'i Community…

    EAVA FM presents “Leicester Calling!”

    EAVA FM, 111 Ross Walk, Leicester LE4 5HH. 20.00 – 21.00
    Episode 7: George Merchant Ballentyne welcomes guests Andrew Bolton (Community of Christ, Leicester) and Farah Morley (Muslim, Cardiff).…

  • Sunday 15 November

    Sricpture Reading

    Huddersfield. 0.00 – 0.00
    On-line event for faith leaders from Christian, Muslim, and Jewish faiths to read scriptures …

    An Inter Faith Week Homily

    St Michael and All Angels' Church, Mildred Avenue, Watford, Hertfordshire WD18 7DY. 0.00 – 0.00
    A homily from the Vicar of St Michael and All Saints to his congregation on the last day of Inter Faith Week.

    http://www.stmichaels-watford.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/A5Messenger201115.pdf
    and also reproduced at: https://www.facebook.com/ifweek/posts/4193386907354659…

    Photography competition - What my faith means to me

    Overleigh St Mary's Primary School, Old Wrexham Road Handbridge Chester CH4 7HS. 0.00 – Friday 27 November 0.00
    School photography competition.…

    Mike Shaft interview on church and mosque twinning

    BBC Radio Manchester, Quay House MediaCityUK Salford M50 2QH. 0.00 – 0.00
    Mike Shaft chats to Ruth Watson and Tahir Mamood about their church and mosque twinning.…

    Online service for National Inter Faith Week

    125-133, Effra Road, Merton SW19 8PU. 0.00 – 0.00
    On Sunday 15 November 2020, as part of National Inter Faith Week (8-15 November 2020), we held prayers and hosted an online event at the temple. This video celebrates the key contribution of the many faith organisations; our collective contributions…

    Inter Faith Week learning

    Fairfield Primary School, Peel House Ln, Widnes WA8 6TH. 0.00 – 0.00
    Marking Inter Faith Week by creating Mehndi patterns, by listening to a story about Diwali and learning about Sikhism.…

    Sharing a recipe for Inter Faith Week and Diwali

    Winchester Discovery Centre, Jewry Street, Winchester, SO23 8SB
    "Here at Winchester, we believe in the deliciousness of all world religions, and for Inter-Faith Week, we're happy to share a recipe that Sopida has kindly given us in celebration for Inter-Faith Week and Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights."…

    Service with guests of other faiths

    24 Regent Terrace, Burley, Leeds LS6 1NP. 10.30 – 12.00
    Sunday 15 November is the last day of Inter Faith Week, a week that has focussed on increasing understanding and cooperation between our different faith communities. This Sunday we are thrilled to be able to welcome Imam Qari Asim, from…

    Sunday Service - ‘A Fragile Hope: Interfaith Responses to the Coronavirus’

    Kendal Unitarian Chapel, Branthwaite Brow, Market Place, Kendal, Cumbria LA9 4TN. 11.00 – 12.00
    Rev Rob Crompton (joined by Interfaith colleagues and friends) has put together a special Service. Rob says 'In these challenging times, let us unite in sending positive thoughts out to the world as, in the words of Julian of Norwich,…

    The Power of the Pen

    WC1R 4RL. 11.00 – 13.00
    Sunday Assembly is a secular community that celebrates life under the motto "Live Better, Help Often, Wonder More". We used to meet at Conway Hall in Holborn, but have moved online since April due to Covid. Instead of a sermon…

    Deepa Jyothi – The Lights & Self-Realisation: Connecting in the Hindu Way

    Scotland. 11.00 – 12.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/deepa-jyothi-the-lights-self-realisation-connecting-in-the-hindu-way…

    Post a message on social media

    Wales (wherever you are)
    Post an inspiring message on social media.

    This activity is a suggestion for individual activity, one of those suggested by the Inter-faith Council for Wales/ Cyngor Rhyng-ffydd Cymru as part of its marking of Inter Faith Week.…

    Ahimsa Peace Garden - Planting for Peace

    Ahimsa Peace Garden, Harrow Recreation Ground, Roxborough Road, Harrow HA1 1PB. 13.00 – 15.00
    Bringing together different faiths and local groups helping to create a community garden by planting flowering bulbs in the newly opened 'Ahimsa Peace Garden' in Harrow celebrating the recent birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, as well as recording Video messages…

    Buddhist Group of Kendal (Theravada) Open Meeting - participate from home

    Kendal, UK. 14.00 – 15.00

    Tread Lightly event on food and waste

    Birmingham, via Zoom. 14.00 – 15.15
    Footsteps for a Low Carbon Future will be holding a Tread Lightly event on Food and Waste issues.

    Zoom programme with participants from different faiths

    All welcome.
    Please register through www.footstepsbcf.org.uk

    The Blessing of Interfaith and Healing of Black Lives Matter

    Preston, UK (online). 14.00 – 16.00
    Reverend Fujo Malaika of the One Spirit Interfaith Foundation, Warrington.
    Details to follow.…

    Virtual Sheffield Interfaith Walk

    Sheffield (online). 14.00 – 15.30
    The news at the moment is not very encouraging, and it does feel as if we are being asked to dig deep. Nevertheless life must go on. In just over a week’s time it will be Interfaith Week. Normally we…

    Connecting to Break the Silence on Gender-Based Violence

    Aberdeen, Scotland. 14.00 – 16.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-to-break-the-silence-on-gender-based-violence…

    Manifestos from Times of Crisis

    Glasgow, Scotland. 14.00 – 16.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/manifestos-from-times-of-crisis…

    Guildford & Godalming Interfaith Forum’s annual Interfaith Service

    ZOOM Link. 15.00 – 17.00
    Our theme this year will be Mental Health in Challenging Times with speakers and devotional music from Hindu, Jewish, Christian, Muslim & Bahá'í communities via Zoom.
    Local Mayors will be attending.…

    Remembrance day event

    Zoom . 15.00 – 16.00
    Remembrance of the sacrifice of BAME soldiers and civilians with speakers including:
    Asim Hafiz, Imam to the armed forces
    Balbir Singh Bakshi
    Major Naveed Muhammad MBE
    Richard Locke, a Guyanese veteran

    Dr…

    Mental Health and Wellbeing in Challenging Times

    Guildford and Godalming (online). 15.00 – 0.00
    Guildford and Godalming Interfaith Forum are holding an online Interfaith Service this year on zoom. There will be a devotional contribution followed by a short talk on the topic of Mental Health and Wellbeing in Challenging Times from the following…

    Inter Faith Week 2020: The Last Day on EAVA FM

    EAVA FM, 111 Ross Walk, Leicester LE4 5HH. 15.00 – 18.00
    Special three-hour radio show hosted by George Merchant Ballentyne, marking the end of Inter Faith Week 2020. Music, inspirational readings, phone-in guests etc.…

    Connecting with Faith

    East Kilbride, Scotland. 15.00 – 16.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-with-faith…

    Virtual Scripture Reasoning Event

    Huddersfield. 16.00 – 17.00
    A fresh approach to modern day inter-faith dialogue which puts scripture at the heart of the conversation.

    Join us in promoting cohesion within the community! …

    Closing Celebration

    Medway (online). 16.00 – 18.00
    A closing celebration event for Inter Faith Week in Medway, featuring music, poetry, readings and story telling from people of different faiths and none.…

    Celebrating Seeds of Faith

    Finchley Central Underground Station, London. 16.00 – 18.00
    Finchley Energy Garden partners the BMFF to celebrate Mitzvah Day
    The BMFF Environment Climate Change Subgroup invite the community to come together to cultivate this exceptional site for the benefit of the travelling public and to enhance our environment.

    Watford Interfaith Pilgrimage

    WD3 3AS on Zoom. 16.00 – 17.30
    The pilgrimage is an online version of Watford's usual interfaith pilgrimage for Inter Faith Week, with video tours and descriptions of eleven places of worship in Watford and further afield. Faith leaders will speak about their worship and buildings, and…

    Scriptural Reasoning session

    Huddersfield, West Yorkshire HD1 4UG. 16.00 – Tuesday 17 November 17.00
    A session hosted by Maysoon Shafiq Al-Mu'Minun The Believers and Youtuber, with Hassan Joudi Deputy Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Britain; Revd Canon Rachel Firth, Area Dean of Huddersfield; Mohammed Abubakar Saleem of Huddersfield Community First; and local…

    Soulspace

    Stirling, Scotland. 17.00 – 18.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/soulspace…

    Covid-19 and Community Cohesion

    Wolverhampton. 17.00 – 18.00
    A conference.…

    Faith and the Aftermath of Crime

    Leeds. 17.30 – 19.00
    An exploration of Restorative Justice and Victim Support.

    Event to be held on Zoom.
    To register, visit https://tinyurl.com/y3bm5f88…

    Social media posts highlighting upcoming report

    London
    Dial Global used Inter Faith Week to highlight the forthcoming publication of The McKenzie Delis Packer Review, a report on diversity and inclusion in the UK workplace in partnership with IPSOS Mori.

    interfaith Online Quiz

    Zoom/Facebook Live online event. 18.00 – 19.30
    Online interfaith quiz (for up to 50 participants) featuring broad topics such as General Knowledge, Sport, Films & TV, Literature, History, Religion, Science & Nature, Pop Music etc.…

    Interfaith Service “Faith in Unusual Time”, via Zoom to mark the end of Interfaith Week in York

    York (online). 18.00 – 20.00
    Hosted by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Involving guests and members of the York Interfaith Group. Hear from various faith groups about what this year has meant to them and how we can move forward. For more…

    Big Interfaith Quiz

    Edinburgh, Scotland. 18.00 – 19.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/big-interfaith-quiz…

    Women ‘s online Interfaith event :What is Tolerance? From my the perspective of my faith

    Hounslow (online). 18.30 – 19.45
    Ahmadiyya Muslim Women's Association, Hounslow North is holding an online interfaith event via Zoom, to discuss What is Tolerance? From Buddhist, Sikh, Jewish and Muslim's perspectives. Please note it is women only event. …

    Women and Faith in Slough

    Slough. 18.30 – 0.00
    Join us for an inspirational discussion with local women about what faith means to them in Britain 2020.…

    “What I like about Religions X”

    Manchester (online). 19.00 – 0.00
    Three speakers will talk about a religion that is not their own, focusing on what they like about it. After the formal talks, members of the audience will have the chance to contribute along the same lines for any religion…

    Swindon Interfaith Group - Inspirational Film Night

    Swindon (online). 19.00 – 21.00
    Swindon Interfaith and the Swindon Baha'i Community are proud to bring our annual Inspirational Film Night to a Virtual Audience.…

    Mental Health Support and Strategies: A Community Support Perspective

    Lincoln. 19.00 – 20.00
    Day 2 of a three day series has Stacey Marriet speaking as the Co-ordinator for Crisis Cafes, Acts Trust in Lincoln, UK.
    Lincoln’s Night Light Cafes are open seven nights a week for people struggling with their mental health.…

    Launch of Faith and Belief Dundee

    Dundee, Scotland. 19.30 – 21.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information visit: http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/launch-of-faith-and-belief-dundee…

    EAVA FM presents “Leicester calling!”

    EAVA FM, 111 Ross Walk, Leicester LE4 5HH. 20.00 – 21.00
    Episode 8: George Merchant Ballentyne welcomes guests Angela Langrick (Pagan, Leicester) and Nicholas Rawhani (Bahá'í, London).…

  • Monday 16 November

    Inter Faith Week classroom learning about Hinduism

    Vernon Primary School Clumber Road Poynton Cheshire SK12 1NW
    For our work on interfaith week, we learnt a little about Hinduism. The children found out about where Hindus worship and the names of some of their Gods and Godesses. They then created their own pictures of Lord Vishnu. …

    Youth panel and quiz

    Croydon (online). 12.50 – 14.00
    Faiths Together in Croydon invites you to a youth panel talking about faith and a Kahoot! quiz to win Amazon vouchers!

    To register your interest, email fticroydon@gmail.com…

    Insights from Religious Leaders in Lincolnshire: Panel Discussion

    Lincoln. 19.00 – 20.00
    Our final day of the special 3-day webinar speaker insights on Mental Health Support and Strategies that work in the ongoing pandemic during The National Inter-Faith Week this November 2020 is here!…

    Hindu-led Faith and Reflection

    Birmingham, via Zoom. 20.00 – 21.00
    A reflection activity led by people from the Hindu community.

    More information to follow.…

  • Tuesday 17 November

    Learning about Jewish, Islamic and Christian special places - mosque, synagogue and church

    St Anne's RC Primary, Hylton Road, Pennywell, Sunderland R4 9AA
    Year 3 looked at the Jewish and Islamic special places. We looked at the Synagogue and the Mosque and compared them to our special place in church.…

    The Role of People Faith in Healing the Divisions of the World (Women only event)

    Birmingham (online). 19.00 – 20.30
    Universal Peace Federation, Women’s Federation for World Peace
    Our world has become more and more interdependent, yet divisions and divisiveness still persist. How can people of faith contribute to the healing of those divisions, and encourage all to…

    Alf Keeling Memorial Lecture

    Altrincham (online). 19.30 – 21.00
    Altrincham Interfaith Group are holding their Alf Keeling Memorial Lecture to mark Inter Faith Week. The Very Revd Rogers Govender, Dean of Manchester Cathedral, will speak on "Interfaith: Connection and Inclusion for the Common Good" via Zoom at 7.30pm on…

  • Wednesday 18 November

    Interfaith Support for local Community Centre in Chester, UK

    Hoole Community Centre, Westminster Rd, Chester CH2 3AP
    More wonderful Interfaith support for Hoole Community Centre! (Chester, Cheshire, UK)
    In its hour of need the HCC is experiencing an upsurge of warm-hearted support from the grassroots multifaith citizens of Chester – Staunch Atheists, Jews, Baha’i, Quakers, Methodists,…

    Fostering Friendship meeting

    17 Park Avenue, Hove BN3 5RF (Sec). 17.00 – 18.00
    Brighton & Hove Interfaith Contact Group holds monthly online meetings to foster friendship and understanding between people of different faiths, including those of no particular religious faith. This meeting falls very close to National Inter Faith Week and we will…

  • Thursday 19 November

    Inter Faith Week classroom activities

    Salisbury Primary School, Salisbury St, Wednesbury WS10 8BQ
    Year 2 have been learning about Inter Faith week and have created stained glass windows with different religious symbols.…

    Inter Faith Quiz

    Chelmsford. 20.00 – 22.00
    To celebrate National Inter Faith Week, you’re invited to join ARU & the Mid Essex Inter Faith Forum for an online Inter faith quiz.
    Test your knowledge in a fun, interactive quiz and see if what you think you…

  • Saturday 21 November

    Interfaith Talks

    Hope All Saints Romney Marsh
    Meeting people of different faiths or none for in depth talks. Inviting them and others to visit our developing Interfaith, multiracial and Humanist Sculpture Park…

  • Tuesday 24 November

    Unity in Crisis: diverse communities together in difficult times

    Online. 19.30 – 21.30
    Richmond Inter Faith Forum invites people from Richmond, Kingston, Hounslow and neighbouring areas - especially those from minority and refugee backgrounds - to join us for this special online event.
    We will hear from Dr Marissa Quie, an expert…

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