Activities calendar

Activity information for Inter Faith Week 2018 is being added on a rolling basis. Check back regularly to see the most recent additions!

  • Monday 5 November

    Interfaith Celebrations Display

    The Northern College, Wentworth Castle, Stainborough, Barnsley S75 3ET . 9.00 – Friday 23 November 16.00
    An inter faith display focusing on Celebrations and asking how people of different faiths and none can embrace each other's celebrations and festivals.

    The display promotes the importance of building good relationships and working partnerships between…

  • Friday 9 November

    Our Shared History, Our Shared Heritage

    Dewsbury Minster, Rishworth Rd, Dewsbury. WF12 8DD
    Exhibition looking at the role of the British-Indian Army in WW1. Photos and displays.…

  • Saturday 10 November

    Women, Faith & Dialogue - Colombian Missionaries in Britain

    CHRIST CHURCH, Corner of Farm Road / Samson Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, B11 1LS
    The event is a celebration of 100 years of Colombian Missionaries, a Roman Catholic group which promotes justice, peace, integrity of creation, and dialogue. Inspired also by the 100 years of women’s vote, this event will highlight the role of…

  • Monday 12 November

    Faith in School

    Holland House Retreat House, Main Street, Cropthorne, Worcestershire WR103NB. 9.30 – 16.30
    Continuing the Holland House / Worcester Interfaith Forum partnership, Holland House is hosting a seminar discussing the role of Faith in school and the place of Faith schools in the education system in the UK. The day will include an…

    Presentation about the ‘spiritual’ diarist and Holocaust victim Etty Hillesum

    University of Kent, Room KLT2, Canterbury, Kent, England, CT2 7NZ . 17.30 – 0.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week, the University of Kent Chaplaincy is organising a presentation about the ‘spiritual’ diarist and Holocaust victim Etty Hillesum by visiting speaker Dr Philip Knight.

    People from all faiths and none are…

    Connecting Generations: LGBT+ People of Faith

    G3 7DS. 18.00 – 20.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information, go to http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-generations-lgbt-people-of-faith…

    Jewish Food and Social Justice

    St Paul's Church, Church Street, St Paul's, Canterbury, CT1 1NH. 19.30 – 21.30
    Talk by Dr Maria Diemling, Reader in Jewish-Christian Relations, Canterbury Christ Church University…

  • Tuesday 13 November

    Faiths Partnership meeting - Homelessness in Cambridge

    Unitarian Church, Emmanuel Road, Cambridge, CB1 1JW. 18.00 – 19.30
    The topic of this meeting during Interfaith Week is 'Homelessness'.

    Speakers will be Andy King, the City Council’s Housing Advice Partnerships Manager; Vicky Knighton, from the Cambridge Street and Mental Health Outreach Team and who works in…

  • Wednesday 14 November

    Finding God in and out of the City

    Sion Centre for Dialogue & Encounter, 34 Chepstow Villas, London W112QZ. 11.00 – 15.00
    Jewish Muslim Dialogue. Speakers: Rabbi Rachel Montagu and Hera Khan…

    Derby City Council Marks Inter Faith Week

    Council Chamber, Derby City Council, Council House, Corporation Street, Derby DE1 2FS. 12.00 – 14.00
    Join us for an afternoon of Inter Faith. Everyone is invited. Bring your lunch.
    Our event will feature these speakers:
    - Jake Rowland Multi Faith Centre: Research on Inter Faith in Derby
    - Eve Sacker: Judaism…

    An Evening of Spoken Word and Poetry

    Library, Derby City Council, Ground Floor, Corporation Street, Derby DE1 2FS. 17.30 – 18.30
    Derby City Council library will host an Evening of Spoken Word and Poetry with guest author Gersh Subhra, along with other local contributors reading poetry and sharing spoken word.

    From Playground to Police - What really happens when a child is referred to Prevent?

    St Philip's Church, Evington Road, Leicester LE2 1HN. 18.00 – 21.00
    A simulated multi-agency Channel Panel exercise. Look at a real life case study of a young person at risk of radicalisation, make an assessment based on the Vulnerability Assessment Matrix, then rate the risk.The event will provide participants with the…

    Unity in Worship

    The Pilgrim Centre, Regent Circus, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN1 1PX. 19.00 – 21.30
    Celebrating the diversity and commonalities of worship practices in Swindon, sharing faith worship practices and coming together in joint worship.…

    Inter Faith Week Reception

    Reading International Solidarity Centre, 35-39 London Street, Reading, RG1 4PS. 19.00 – 21.00
    This annual reception is hosted by the Mayor of Reading, Debs Edwards. The theme for the evening will be 'Breath of life: how we pray and meditate'. There will be the opportunity for networking and informal discussion around the theme,…

    Scriptural Reasoning - Sexuality and Sexual Identity

    Leeds Civic Hall, Calverley Street, Leeds, LS1 1UR. 19.30 – 21.00
    Leeds Faiths Forum mark Inter Faith Week and the start of our relaunched Scriptural Reasoning programme with a session on sexuality and sexual identity in faith communities. The event will consist of some keynote speakers (to be confirmed) followed by…

  • Thursday 15 November

    Inter Faith Week Celebration in Nature

    walthamstow wetlands, 2 forest road, london, N17 9NH
    Join us at Walthamstow Wetlands, a beautiful Nature Reserve in North East London to celebrate Inter Faith Week. We'll be running guided walks and talks around the reserve, mindfulness workshops to connect you to nature, practical conservation tasks and activities…

    All in Good Faith

    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council, Council Offices, Station Road, Wigston, Leics LE18 2DR. 12.00 – 14.00
    Presentation on the diversity of faith communities resident and active in the borough of Oadby and Wigston. Including contributions from council staff, elected members, community groups and organisations which provide a service in the Borough (featuring Christian, Bahá’í, Jewish and…

    Faith, Humanity and Modern Medicine

    Anglia Ruskin, Bishop Hall Lane, Chelmsford, CM1 1SQ. 19.30 – 21.00
    Over the last 8 years, Anglia Ruskin University has been proud to support the National Inter Faith Week campaign interfaithweek.org, highlighting the work by local faith, inter-faith and faith-based groups across Essex.

    This year we are delighted…

    Three Faiths: One Question - Veritas Forum at the University of Birmingham

    Avon Room, University Centre, University of Birmingham, B15 2TT. 19.30 – 21.30
    Three Faiths: One Question: Why do good people do bad things? Christian, Muslim, and Sikh speakers will explore the concepts and assumptions that underlie each religion, and how these lead to differing worldviews. Inspired by the diversity of the city…

  • Saturday 17 November

    St Denys Church Open Day

    St Denys Church, Evington, Leicester, LE5 6FA. 10.00 – 16.00
    St Denys Church hosts hundreds of school children on visits every year, the vast majority of whom are of other faiths. The congregation would love to invite the children's parents and other members of the community to come and find…

    Traditional Stories with Maidstone Interfaith Group

    Kent History and Library Centre Maidstone, James Whatman Way, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1LQ. 11.00 – 15.00
    Fun story sessions with tales from different traditions around the world, including Muslim, Christian, Bahá'í and Buddhist stories, to celebrate Inter Faith Week.

    N.B. There will be two sessions - one from 11am till 12pm and the…

    OneWorld Festival Song

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 2PH. 12.00 – Sunday 18 November 16.00
    A special free weekend of faith, folk and song celebrating the communities of Oxford. Come and join us for a dazzling weekend of activities, music, storytelling, talks and craft for all ages.


    The Character of Love

    Global Co-operation House, 65-69 Pound Lane, Willesden, London, NW10 2HH. 17.00 – 19.00
    An event aimed at appreciating the many facets and expressions of the nature of love. It will bring together the experience of different faith communities through story, music, dance and much more.

  • Sunday 18 November

    Songs of Praise for Inter Faith Week

    St James Ecumenical Church, Church Street, New Bradwell, Milton Keynes MK13 0DA. 10.00 – 11.00
    Christian hymn singing with brief explanations of the hymns. This is interspersed with reflections on Psalm 16 from inter faith friends around Milton Keynes. Representatives from Jewish, Muslim, Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist and other religions are participating.…

    OneWorld Festival Song - 2nd Event

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 2PH. 12.00 – 16.00
    A special free weekend of faith, folk and song celebrating the communities of Oxford. Come and join us for a dazzling weekend of activities, music, storytelling, talks and craft for all ages.

    All One World activities are…

    Religion Marketplace

    Joseph Chamberlain Sixth Form College, 1 Belgrave road, B12 9FF
    College staff members will run a market place style activity in the student communal area advertising information on different Religious beliefs / practices. Each stall will represent a Religion and will be used to educate students about the basics of…

    Open House for Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day

    Jewish Museum, 129-131 Albert Street NW1 7NB. 13.00 – 16.00
    Please join us for our Open House Afternoon for Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day. Participate in bread baking for charity, join drop-in arts and crafts, and explore our latest exhibitions. This Open House event is free for all to…

  • Tuesday 20 November

    SUPPORTING HARROW RESIDENTS - A GUEST PANEL DISCUSSION Faith-based social action in our community

    Harrow Civic Centre, Station Road, Harrow HA1 2XY. 19.30 – 21.30
    Refreshments & Interfaith Displays - Members Lounge, from 7:30pm
    A Guest Panel Discussion and Q&A - Council Chamber 8:00pm
    WWW.HARROWINTERFAITH.ORG

    Free Tickets from Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/faith-based-social-action-in-our-community-a-guest-panel-discussion-tickets-51451740541…

  • Sunday 25 November

    Interfaith Service

    Venue: St Peter's RC church, Portland Road, Hove BN3 5GD (on bus routes 2, 46 and 49). 15.00 – 17.00
    The Annual Interfaith Service for the city of Brighton & Hove, organised by the Brighton & Hove Interfaith Contact Group (IFCG) with contributors of all ages and many faith backgrounds. Music, readings, reflections, refreshments. All welcome, of any faith or…

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