Activities calendar

Inter Faith Week 2019 activity information is being added on a rolling basis. Please check back regularly!

  • Monday 21 October

    Inter Faith Devotions

    St Mary Barnes, Church Road, Barnes SW14 1AP. 19.30 – 20.30
    Representatives from different faith groups in the Borough of Richmond upon Thames will be sharing their favourite scriptures on the themes of Faith and Hope…

  • Tuesday 29 October

    Inter Faith Bulb Planting Ceremony at Middlesex University

    Middlesex University, The Burroughs, Hendon, London, NW4 4BT. 11.00 – 12.30
    Some days ahead of Inter Faith Week, Middlesex University will be holding an Inter Faith Bulb Planting ceremony.
    The ceremony celebrates the establishment and growth of inter faith relationships in Barnet, and the commitment to a peaceful and inclusive…

  • Wednesday 30 October

    “Back in the World” - Spiritual Wellbeing Series 1

    University Of Westminster, 309 Regent Street, ROOM UG04, London, W1B 2HW. 18.00 – 19.30
    In October 2018 David Morris, the University of Westminster's Assistant Interfaith Adviser, began a 9 month residency at Gampo Abbey, a Buddhist monastery on the remote Cape Breton peninsula in Nova Scotia, Canada. He was ordained as a monk and…

  • Thursday 31 October

    Inter Faith perspectives on assisted dying

    Oxford Quaker Meeting House, 43 St Giles', Oxford, OX1 3LW. 19.00 – 21.00
    Religious beliefs and perspectives on assisted dying from the Church of England, Islam, Judaism, Zoroastrian and Hindu teachings.

    Presentations from Shahin Bekhradnia, Canon Rosie Harper, Imam Taj Hardgey, Hindu Priest Chandra Vavivale and Rabbi Norman Solomon will…

  • Friday 1 November

    Charity Afternoon Tea inc. Bollywood Dancing

    Hendon Town Hall, The Burroughs, Hendon, NW4 4AX. 14.30 – 16.30
    Join Barnet Multi Faith Forum for a Charity Afternoon Tea, including Bollywood Dancing, to celebrate the Indian festival of Diwali, hosted by The Worshipful Mayor, Councillor Caroline Stock. …

  • Saturday 2 November

    Celebration of the 200th Anniversary of the Birth of the Báb

    Faiths Gallery, Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham B3 3DH . 11.00 – 16.00
    Join the Birmingham Council of Faiths in celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the Birth of the Báb.

    The celebration includes a programme of live musical performances, storytelling, children’s art activities, and a showing of the film…

  • Monday 4 November

    Faith Leadership Training Initiative

    Lady Margaret Hall, Norham Gardens, Oxford, OX2 6QA. 9.00 – 17.00
    Faith Leadership Training Initiative (FLTI) is for leaders involved in faith based organisations in the Thames Valley, at Lady Margaret Hall, University of Oxford, on 4th November 2019, from 9am to 5pm.

    The Oxford Foundation has…

    Education and Religion SIG seminar: Art, Faith and Education

    UCL Institute of Education (IOE), 20 Bedford Way, Room 537, London, WC1H 0AL. 17.30 – 19.00
    Art can foster dialogue between faith and non-faith communities, while running the risk of misrepresentation. This Education and Religion SIG Seminar brings together two speakers who are immersed in using the arts to challenge assumptions in formal and informal educational…

    Plastic Pollution - Inter Faith Programme

    Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London, E1 6LA. 19.00 – 21.00
    Interfaith Programme: Plastic Bank are launching the program this month in association with the Season of Creation to connect the teachings of various religions with stewardship of creation.…

  • Tuesday 5 November

    Peterborough Inter Faith UN Day Children’s Service

    Peterborough Cathedral, Peterborough, PE1 1XS. 19.00 – 20.00
    Join us for our annual Peterborough Inter Faith UN Day Children’s Service in the Cathedral commencing at 7 pm.

  • Wednesday 6 November

    Faith In Yourself: Supporting LGBT+ young people of faith

    Winsford Library, High Street, Winsford, CW7 2AS. 10.00 – 16.30
    To wrap around Inter Faith Week, which takes place between 10th - 17th November, we will discuss how best to support and affirm LGBT+ young people of faith within faith communities and youth spaces, and explore how to make our…

    Lunchtime Walk: Faith in the City (part 1)

    Town Hall, Town Hall Square, Leicester, LE1 9BG. 12.30 – 13.30
    Discover buildings used by different faith groups in the city on our short lunchtime walk.

    Up to 40 minutes, medium pace
    Meet at Town Hall Square
    Discover buildings used by different faith groups in the…

    National Inter Faith Week - launch of Birmingham programme

    Committee Rooms 3 and 4, Birmingham City Council House, Victoria Square, Birmingham, B1 1BB. 14.00 – 16.30
    This is the start of the Birmingham programme and will be launched by the Lord Mayor, Councillor Mohmmed Azim, Honorary President, Birmingham Council of Faiths.

    Presentations, cultural events and networking. …

  • Thursday 7 November

    Reconciliation and Peace Building in a Time of Increasing Polarisation

    Betty Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House, House of Commons, 1 Parliament Street, London, SW1A 2LW. 0.00 – 0.00
    Kindly Hosted by Virendra Sharma MP and Seema Malhotra MP

    The Universal Peace Federation, in partnership with the Women’s Federation for World Peace, would like to extend a heartfelt invitation to a (North West) European Conference to…

    Sex and Relationship Education: Addressing Faith Communities’ Concerns

    Methodist Central Buildings, Oldham Street, Manchester, M1 1JQ. 9.30 – 15.30
    A conference for people from all faiths and none, to share ideas and thoughts about the new curriculum.

    With the opportunity to hear from experts in the fields of faith, education and safeguarding. …

    Seminar: ‘First 1000 Days (of life)’

    Queen Elizabeth Hospital Education Centre, Mindelsohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2GW. 11.00 – 16.00
    The seminar will explore the antenatal, birth, postnatal and early years from a public health, midwive’s, health visitor’s, obstetrician’s, paediatrician’s, chaplain’s and parenting perspective.

    City of London Corporation Multi-Faith Remembrance Service

    St Lawrence Jewry Church next to Guildhall, London EC2V 5AA. 12.30 – 14.00
    Join colleagues from the City of London Corporation Multi-Faith Staff Network for a special Remembrance Service at St Lawrence Jewry Church next to Guildhall, London EC2V 5AA, taking place ahead of Remembrance Sunday and Inter Faith Week 2019. The Service…

    Praying for Peace

    Tooting Broadway Station, Tooting High St, Tooting, London, SW17 0SU. 18.00 – 19.00
    The faith communities of Tooting will be praying for peace outside Tooting Broadway Station.…

  • Friday 8 November

    Introducing Inter Faith Week

    Cheam Common Junior Academy, Kingsmead Ave, Worcester Park KT4 8UT
    A whole-school assembly discussing different religions (6 RE days throughout the year - reflect on these and any other additional religions around the world)
    A whole-school homework project
    In-class activities - using of pupil voice: pupils talking about…

    Faith In Yourself: Supporting LGBT+ young people of faith

    Wesley Church Centre, St. John Street, Chester, CH1 1DA. 10.00 – Sunday 10 November 16.30
    To wrap around Inter Faith Week, which takes place between 10th - 17th November, we will discuss how best to support and affirm LGBT+ young people of faith within faith communities and youth spaces, and explore how to make our…

    Guru Nanak’s 550th at City Hall

    London Living Room, 9th Floor, City Hall, The Queen's Walk, London, SE1 2AA. 17.45 – 20.00
    Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji, the founder of Sikhi and the first Sikh Guru was born in 1469, and this year marks his 550th birth anniversary.

    The Guru travelled over 16,000 miles across Asia and the Middle…

  • Saturday 9 November

    Acton Muslim History Treasure Hunt

    Acton Mosque, 2-5 Oldham Terrace, Acton, London W3 6LS. 10.30 – 14.00
    A treasure hunt around Acton Muslim History sites followed by a tour and lunch at Acton Mosque. Invitations exclusively to members of the Outreach Ealing contacts

    Teams of up to 6 (people of various faiths accompanied by…

    Faith & Family Roots

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Acomb Road, Acomb, York, YO24 4HA. 13.00 – 15.00
    Come discover and learn how to tell your own family stories of culture and faith with workshops and specialist family history consultants on hand to personally help. This service is provided free as part of interfaith week in York and…

    Spiritual Heart Activation

    Crowne Plaza London - The City, 19 New Bridge Street, London, EC4V 6DB. 19.00 – 22.00
    On 9 November 2019, you are invited to a masterclass on Western Sufism with world-renowned Sufi Master Younus AlGohar at the Crowne Plaza London (The City)!

    Join us to welcome Sufi Master Younus Alohar, who will deliver…

  • Sunday 10 November

    Towards a Better Understanding of Israel/Palestine (Part 2)

    Bull Street Quaker Meeting House, 40 Bull St, B4 6AF. 11.30 – 17.00
    Arriving from 11.30am for registration and refreshments we will enjoy a bring and share lunch together from 12.30pm and then show the film ‘Two Sided Story’, which carries a powerful message about those bereaved on both sides and how they…

    Open Day: Walthamstow Wetlands

    walthamstow wetlands, 2 Forest Road, London, N17 9NH. 13.00 – 15.00
    Join London Wildlife Trust for an open afternoon in the outdoor learning space at Walthamstow Wetlands. Take part in pond dipping and mini-beast hunting, dig for worms, look after the garden or learn more about the work we do.

    St. Margaret’s Church Open Door Day

    St Margaret’s Church, The Broadway, North St, Barking IG11 8AS. 15.00 – 18.00
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week, the Barking and Dagenham Faith Forum have organised a borough wide 'visit my place of worship week'. Local places of worship will be open to visitors, allowing you the opportunity to better understand the practices…

    The Sultan and the Saint Free Screening

    Kendal Unitarian Chapel, Branthwaite Brow, Kendal LA9 4TN. 16.00 – 17.00
    We are pleased to present a screening of the award-winning film, The Sultan and the Saint. Narrated by Jeremy Irons, the film tells one of the great, lost stories from history about Francis of Assisi and the Sultan of Egypt.…

    Who was Prophet Muhammad (Peace be Upon Him)

    Paddock Village Hall, West View, Paddock, Huddersfield HD1 4TX. 18.00 – 20.00
    Come and learn about the Prophet Muhammad (Peace be Upon Him), who has been ranked as number 1 by Michael Hart in his book of the Worlds Most Influential People. …

    Inter Faith Week Choral Evensong

    St Hugh's College Chapel, St Margaret's Rd, University of Oxford, OX2 6LE. 18.15 – 20.30
    INTERFAITH EVENSONG SERVICE with guest speaker Rabbi Michael Rosenfeld-Schueler and the St Hugh's College Chapel Choir.

    Michael Rosenfeld-Schueler is the University of Oxford’s Jewish Chaplain, which is a role he has shared with his wife Tracey since…

  • Monday 11 November

    Inter Faith Week Exhibition

    Weston Hospicecare, Jackson-Barstow House, 28 Thornbury Rd, Weston-super-Mare BS23 4YQ
    Weston Hospicecare is inviting people to visit Jackson-Barstow House to contribute towards an exhibition to celebrate Inter Faith Week between 11-15 November.

    Although the charity emerged from a Christian church in 1989, it cares for people of…

    Diversity Game

    Great Yarmouth Central Library, Tolhouse St, NR30 2SH. 10.00 – 14.00
    This year the GYIFBN are holding a series of events that aim to increase understanding between people of religious and non-religious beliefs. This is open to anyone who has an interest in interfaith regardless of what your beliefs may be.…

    Women of Faith

    Banqueting Suite, City Hall, Centenary Square, Bradford, BD1 1HY. 10.00 – 12.00
    To celebrate Interfaith week in Bradford, you are invited to a civic reception hosted by Councillor Susan Hinchcliffe and Believing in Bradford.

    We are bringing together Women of Faith in our City, to recognise what a wonderful…

    4 Churches Tour

    Tredegar Centre, 333 Morville Street, London E3 2DZ. 10.00 – Thursday 28 November 17.00
    Thanks to an Action for Bow Grant, City Steps Guided Tours is organising a number of visits to local Churches in Bow followed by an amazing final visit to St Mary the Virgin Church in Maldon and Maldon’s annual Vintage…

    Cicely Haughton Faith Weeks

    Cicely Haughton School, Westwood Manor, Mill Lane, Wetley Rocks, Stoke-on-Trent ST9 0BX
    Cicely Haughton School has five faith weeks a year, of which two are multi-faith weeks.…

    What Does Faith Mean To You?

    Engineering and Computing Building Foyer, Coventry University, 3 Gulson Rd, Coventry, CV1 2JH. 11.00 – 15.00
    Tell us what faith means to you as the Interfaith Community, the Hate Crime Team and the Spirituality and Faith Centre give advice and information on what they have to offer as well as give you a full run down…

    Climate Change Inter Faith Workshop

    St Peter's House, Manchester, M13 9GH. 12.00 – 13.00
    The time is now! The climate is changing and we must too! Come and hear from environmentalist expert Kamran Shezad on the role of faith in tackling climate change, and gain insight on what it is that we can actually…

    A basic Introduction to Paganism

    Lecture Theatre B, Edward Llwyd Centre, Wrexham Glyndwr University, Mold Road, Wrexham LL11 2AW. 12.15 – 13.15
    Ever wondered what Pagans do and believe? If so, this talk is for you. Our Pagan Chaplain, Druid Philip Main, will give a brief introduction to Paganism today, and we'll follow this with a chance for questions and open discussions.

    Where Faith, Belief and Policy Connect

    City Hall, Queen's Walk, London, SE1 2AA. 12.30 – 15.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week this year, Dr Debbie Weekes-Bernard, Deputy Mayor for Social Integration, Social Mobility and Community Engagement invites women leaders of different faiths and beliefs, and none, to Where Faith, Belief and Policy Connect, a participatory event…

    Prophets in Islam and Christianity: Creation, Adam and Eve

    St Philip's Centre, 2a Stoughton Drive North, Leicester, LE5 5UB. 12.30 – 14.00
    First in a series of conversations about prophets in Islam and Christianity.…

    Challenging Hate Forum

    Manchester Cathedral, Victoria St, Manchester, M3 1SX. 14.00 – 16.30
    The Challenging Hate Forum (CHF) presents ‘A shared Civic Patriotism’.

    Key Note Speaker - The High Sheriff of Greater Manchester Mark Adlestone…

    Peace Vigil

    Market Square, Biggleswade, SG18 8AQ.. 18.00 – 20.00
    Peace Vigil - Monday 11th November 2019, 6pm-8pm, Biggleswade Market Square.

    All welcome - Churches Together in Biggleswade invite those of all faiths and no faith to light a candle for peace and pray/meditate/contemplate.…

    Where do we go from here? Queerness and Faith

    Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, B3 3DH. 18.30 – 20.30
    What does it mean to be queer and religious? What happens when faith, sexuality, and gender identity meet?

    This panel discussion brings together artists from a range of religious backgrounds and practices to talk about what…

    Stafford and District Friends of Faith Festival of Peace

    Oddfellows Hall, Greengate Street, Stafford ST16 2HP. 18.30 – 20.45
    The theme of this year's Festival of Peace is 'Sharing common ground, celebrating difference’. The Festival begins with sharing food at 6.30. Local faith groups and organisations working to promote positive relationships within the local community will be available to…

    Bradford Interfaith Prayer for Peace

    Khidmat Centre, Spencer Road, Bradford, BD7 2EU. 19.00 – 20.30
    People from different faiths meet on 11th of each month to pray for peace in the world.
    We use readings from the scriptures of different faiths and from modern "saints".
    Our prayers are followed by a shared vegetarian…

    Multicultural cooking class

    Rawtenstall Unitarian Church, Bank Street, Rossendale BB4 7QY (entrance and car park: Ormerod Street, BB4 7QW). 19.00 – 21.00
    Learn how to make new dishes from several cultures and faith traditions, and take what you made home!…

    OpenFaith Master Class

    De Montfort University, Portland Building, 1st Floor, The Gateway, Leicester, LE2 7GZ. 19.00 – 21.00
    This is a Master Class looking at the 7 Hebrew Words that describe Christian Worship. From raising hands, playing instruments and lifting up our voices.…

    Listening to Different Experiences

    St Anne’s Church, Park Hill, Moseley, B13 8DU. 19.00 – 21.00
    Relevant issues: listening to one another’s explanations of perceptions/experience, discussion of difference, identity, tradition, priorities, our reasons for preference, prejudice, language, literalism, confrontation, vision of the future, generosity and hope.…

    CathSoc x ABSoc Inter-faith Discussion

    Gavin de Beer Lecture Theatre, Anatomy Building, University College London, Gower Street, WC1E 6BT. 19.00 – 21.00
    Inter Faith Week 2019 will take place between 10-17 November. It is the perfect chance to learn more about other Faiths and to discuss openly about any questions that you might have regarding different faiths. Please join us for an…

    Inter Faith Devotions

    St Mary’s Barnes Church Rd, Barnes, London SW13 9HL. 19.30 – 20.30
    Devotional event for all faiths, with shared texts on the themes of Faith and Hope…

    “Dawn of the Light” – commemorating the Bicentenary of the birth of the Bab

    Broadgreen Community Centre (Lounge Room), Salisbury Street, Swindon, SN1 2AN. 19.30 – 21.30
    Watch a film about the bicentenary of the birth of The Bab (forerunner of Baha'u'llah, who founded the Baha'i faith); followed by a Question & Answer session. …

    Dacorum Interfaith Network Meeting

    Hemel Hempstead Quaker Meeting House, 1 The Alleys, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 5ZB. . 19.30 – 21.00
    Paul Sandford will be sharing with us about Druidry, his faith in the modern world, which has some historic link to an ancient religion of the British Isles.…

    Screening of ‘Dawn of the Light’

    De Grey 016, De Grey Court, York St John University, Lord Mayors Walk, York, YO31 7EX. 19.30 – 22.00
    The Baha’i community of York invites you to a screening of ‘Dawn of the Light’, a film commemorating the bicentenary of the birth of the Bab, one of the founding figures of the Baha’I Faith.…

    Pfayer & Meditation: Self-Realization Fellowship

    Christchurch Clarendon Park, 105A Clarendon Park Road, Leicester LE2 3EH. 19.30 – 21.00
    Fourth session in free eight-week course, "Prayer & Meditation". This evening, Leicestershire Meditation Circle of Self-Realization Fellowship, presented by Vasanthy Watt.…

  • Tuesday 12 November

    South Kirklees School Diversity Day

    Beaumont Primary Academy, Dryclough Rd, Huddersfield, HD4 5JA
    Learning about faiths and making new friends.

    Partnership with Pennine Learning, Kirklees Cohesion Team, and 10 local schools.…

    Talkaoke

    Nelson Library, Market Square, Nelson, BB9 7PU. 10.00 – 12.00
    In-situ and Building Bridges are holding a Talkaoke at Nelson Library for Inter Faith Week. Join in the interactive digital discussion.

    Talking Society

    Nelson Library, Market Square, Nelson, Lancashire, BB9 7PU. 10.30 – 12.00
    Talking Society invites local faith leaders and the community to come together to discuss important topics, looking at how we strengthen good interfaith relations, and increase awareness of all communities living in Pendle. …

    Faith Builds Community Policy - Preview and Inter Faith Week Flag Raising

    Barking Town Hall, 1 Clockhouse Avenue, Barking, IG11 7LU. 11.00 – 12.30
    Join us as we unveil the preview of the Faith Builds Community Policy and raise a flag to celebrate Inter Faith Week in Barking & Dagenham.

    Over the past 11 months, the Council and the Barking &…

    York Mosque Open Day

    York Mosque, Bull Ln, York, YO10 3EN. 11.00 – 16.00
    Open Day at the York Mosque with a chance to see the new building and talk to members of the Mosque. Refreshments available.…

    Catholic Church Open Door Day

    The Catholic Parish of St Mary & St Ethelburga, 41 Linton Rd, Barking, IG11 8HG. 11.00 – 12.30
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week, the Barking and Dagenham Faith Forum have organised a borough wide 'visit my place of worship week'. Local places of worship will be open to visitors, allowing you the opportunity to better understand the practices…

    Women Talking, City Listening Focus Group

    Town Hall, Town Hall Square, Leicester, LE1 9BG. 11.00 – 13.00
    This will be a group discussion to identify the challenges and difficulties women face today towards pursuing their interests and achieving their hopes, dreams and ambitions. We want women of all and no faiths, practising and non-practising to come together…

    Inter Faith Week ‘Question Time’

    The Grange School, Wendover Way, Aylesbury, HP21 7NH. 11.15 – 12.15
    We would like to invite local people from a range of religions to be part of our “Religious Question Time” project. This will involve a panel of different religious representatives from across our community forming a panel. The idea is…

    Campus Cohesion Lunch

    Campus Centre Building, De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH. 12.00 – 14.00
    Join us for free Subways and pizza in the Campus Centre atrium and learn how to get involved with faith and culture student groups and charity work at DMU. …

    A basic introduction to Christianity

    Lecture Theatre A, Edward Llwyd Centre, Wrexham Glyndwr University, Mold Road, Wrexham LL11 2AW. 12.15 – 13.15
    Ever wondered what Christians today do and believe? our Roman Catholic Chaplain, Deacon Michael, will be giving a potted history of the faith and looking at it's central beliefs. This will be followed by time for questions and open discussion.…

    Spirituality and the Environment

    The Guildhall, 77 Lowgate, Hull, HU1 2AA. 16.30 – 18.30
    NEXT MEETING OF HERI
    Our next forum will take place on Tuesday, 12th November 2019. The topic is 'Spirituality and the Environment.'
    Please come and take part in this as we explore what insights are available as humanity…

    Blackpool Faith forum - Inter Faith quiz celebration !

    The Solaris Centre New South Promenade, Blackpool FY4 1RW. 17.00 – 18.30
    Blackpool's Faith Forum are holding a inter faith quiz and fellowship event, during Inter Faith Week.
    Teams will compete for prizes and the accolade of Blackpool Interfaith Masterminds 2019 . The quiz will have various rounds testing competitors knowledge…

    Meet & Eat

    Bishop Gate, Tower St, Coventry, CV1 1AJ. 17.00 – 20.00
    Meet & Eat is your chance to learn more about Inter Faith Week and what it means with a bite or two in hand.

    The Interfaith Community are celebrating Inter Faith Week 2019 with a whole host…

    Celebrating Multi-Faith Britain

    Methodist Central Hall Westminster, Storey's Gate, Westminster, London, SW1H 9NH. 18.00 – 21.00
    You are warmly invited to share in an entertaining and informative evening to mark Inter Faith Week 2019.

    On Tuesday 12th November from 6pm - 9pm, Methodist Central Hall Westminster will host several guests from other faiths…

    Youth Debate - “Does social media change your relationship with your faith and beliefs?”

    Platform Youth Hub, Hornsey Road Baths, 2 Tiltman Place, London N7 7EE. 18.00 – 20.00
    A panel of young people will debate "Does Social Media change your relationship with your faith and beliefs?" and then questions from the audience will be invited. There will be free food and drinks.…

    Signs on the Earth: faith inspired responses to the climate emergency

    Rupert Beckett Lecture Theatre, Michael Sadler Building, Beech Grove Terrace, University of Leeds, LS2 9JT. 18.00 – 19.30
    Leading environmentalist, Fazlun Khalid will talk about what is perhaps the greatest threat humanity faces today, namely climate change. The dangers we face from climate change are well documented and Climate Action Tracker tells us that Morocco is the only…

    Inter Faith Lecture 2019

    Avenue Campus, Highfield Road, Southampton, SO17 1BF. 18.00 – 20.00
    'James Parkes in the Hitler Years - International Interfaith Interracial Humanitarianism'

    When World War One veteran James Parkes went up to Oxford in the fall of 1919 he was part of a generation in search of 'the…

    Scriptural Reasoning at New North London Synagogue

    New North London Synagogue, 80 East End Road, London, N3 2SY. 18.30 – 20.30
    Our November SR session takes place at New North London Synagogue (NNLS), in Finchley. The theme will be decided nearer the time.

    Scriptural Reasoning is a tool for inter faith dialogue where people of different faiths come…

    “Our Common Home – responding to the climate emergency and the world’s poor”

    Collingwood Centre, Rugby School, Oak Street, Rugby, CV22 5EB. 18.30 – 21.00
    For the 2019 Rugby Interfaith Forum public lecture we are very fortunate to have Christine Allen to speak on the topic “Our Common Home – responding to the climate emergency and the world’s poor” .

    Christine is…

    Inter Faith Celebration of the 550th Birth Anniversary of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji

    The Woodville, Woodville Place, Gravesend, DA12 1DD. 18.30 – 20.30
    Join us for an inter faith celebration of the 550th Birth Anniversary of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji with exhibitions, presentations, Kirtan (storytelling) and a buffet. All welcome.

    Doors open at 5:30pm.

    A talk and discussion on secularism - is it a necessity in a multifaith society?

    Leicester Secular Hall, 75 Humberstone Gate, Leicester LE1 1WB. 19.00 – 21.00
    A talk on secularism followed by discussion.
    The three element of secularism are:
    1. Separation of religious institutions from the state.
    2. Freedom of thought and religion.
    3. No state discrimination on the grounds of…

    Will Faith(s) Save the World? Panel Discussion with Bishop Patrick McKinney

    St Martins House, 7 Peacock Lane, Leicester, LE1 5PZ. 19.00 – 21.30
    To mark Inter Faith Week, Bishop Patrick McKinney will be joined by people of different faiths, to have a discussion on whether faith(s) can save the world - what do people of faith contribute to society, and why?

    What our faiths contribute to building stronger communities

    Unity Centre, St Leonards Road, Rotherham, S65 1PD. 19.00 – 21.00
    We belong to one another: What do our faiths have to contribute to building stronger communities?

    We all belong to one human family and share a common territory together. All our faiths have wisdom to share on…

    Inter Faith Question Time 2019

    Cardiff University Students' Union, Park Pl, Cardiff, CF10 3QN. 19.00 – 21.00
    Our Interfaith Question Time, in Y Plas CUSU, starting at 7.00pm. We'll have refreshments (tea, coffee & cake) with an interfaith panel discussion.

    The format is a panel discussion with a representative from each of the faith…

    Multi Faith Service

    The Church of Christ the Cornerstone, 300 Saxon Gate, Central Milton Keynes, MK9 2ES. 19.30 – 21.30
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week, 10th to 17th November, IFMK is hosting a Multifaith Service in the main worship area of The Church of Christ the Cornerstone, 300 Saxon Gate, Milton Keynes MK9 2ES on Tuesday 12th November 2019 from…

  • Wednesday 13 November

    Schools event with Q&A Panel

    Dewsbury Minster, Vicarage Rd, Dewsbury, WF12 8DD
    Partnership with Pennine Learning, Kirklees Cohesion Team and 5 local schools.

    Display of artefacts and posters

    Market Gates Shopping Centre, Great Yarmouth, NR30 2BQ. 10.00 – 14.00
    This year the GYIFBN are holding a series of events that aim to increase understanding between people of religious and non-religious beliefs. This is open to anyone who has an interest in interfaith regardless of what your beliefs may be.…

    Talks on inter faith by Mr Hassan Burrows, Rev Rob Crompton and Father Hugh Pollock

    The Quaker Friends Meeting House, Stramongate, Kendal, Cumbria LA9 4BH . 10.30 – 13.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2019, South Lakeland Equality and Diversity Partnership (SLEDP) is holding a series of talks by Mr Hassan Burrows, Rev Rob Crompton and Father Hugh Pollock. The event is free, and will take place at The…

    Inter Faith Week at Brunel University London

    Brunel University London, Kingston Lane, Uxbridge, UB8 3PH. 13.00 – 14.30
    We will be holding scripture and poetry readings from different faiths. Each reading will be approx. 3 - 4 minutes long.
    We welcome all students and staff within the Brunel Community.…

    The Fabric of Faith: My Life Is But A Weaving

    UCL, Darwin Lecture Theatre, Darwin Building, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT. 13.00 – 14.00
    From church kneelers and banners to mosque table cloths and challah bread covers, fabrics are literally woven into the experience of faith and worship. In 2016, as part of her PhD at UCL’s The Bartlett, Katy Beinart brought together 15…

    Faith Crawl Autumn 2019

    Multifaith Chaplaincy, 1 Woodlands Road, Bristol, BS8 1TB. 13.00 – 19.30
    Faith Crawl is one of our most popular events at the chaplaincy. We hope that you can join us!

    We will meet at the Chaplaincy at 1pm. We will then be visiting three local places of worship,…

    A Basic Introduction to Sikhism

    Lecture Theatre B, Edward Llwyd Centre, Wrexham Glyndwr University, Mold road, Wrexham. 13.00 – 1.45
    A basic introduction to Sikhism. So much misunderstanding and fear of difference exists in our society today, and we hope to make the world a little bit of a better place by learning about Sikhism from someone who follows this…

    Faith Trail

    Campus Centre Building, De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH. 13.15 – 15.45
    Join us at the Campus Centre atrium for a walk around Leicester's most historic and spiritual places of worship. …

    Peace Ceremony

    St John's Church, Golcar, Huddersfield, HD7 4PX. 13.30 – 15.30
    Local schools coming together to speak of peace in the world and in local communities.…

    Afternoon Tea

    Whitton Community Social Club Ltd Percy Rd Twickenham TW2 6DW. 14.30 – 16.00
    An afternoon of sharing between the faiths, hosted by Multicultural Richmond, with tea and cake…

    DevOUT: A discussion with the LGBTQ+ community and our relationship with faith

    The Equity Centre, Providence Street, Bradford, BD1 2TP. 14.30 – 15.30
    As part of Inter Faith Week 2019, join us in the Equity Centre on November 13th at 2:30pm for a discussion with the LGBTQ+ community and our relationship with faith.

    We will have a range of speakers…

    Celebrating Faith, Diversity and Harmony

    Barking Town Hall, Town Hall Square, 1 Clockhouse Ave, Barking IG11 7LU. 17.00 – 19.00
    The Barking and Dagenham Faith Forum will be hosting an event in the Town Hall on the theme of Faith, Diversity and Harmony. It will feature speakers from faith leaders of the local Christian, Muslim, Jain and Sikh Communities on…

    A Dialogue on Peace and Unity

    The Braithwaite Hall Katherine Street Croydon CR0 1NX. 18.30 – 21.00
    This evening will have a variety of faith and community leaders' views expressed prior to round table discussions to understand:
    • The pressures creating obstacles to peace and unity in our diverse community
    • How we can…

    “Keeping Hope Alive with Olive Oil and Soap”

    Preston Quaker Meeting House, 189 St Georges Road, Preston, PR1 6NQ. 19.00 – 20.30
    A Talk on Palestinian Fairtrade olive farmers and on Fairtrade in general.

    Speaker: Susan Murphy…

    Inter Faith Evening & Dinner

    Faizan-e-Islam Centre of Excellence, 757 Leabridge Road, Walthamstow, E17 9DZ. 19.00 – 21.00
    His Eminence Shaykh Rabbani cordially invites you to join him for the Interfaith Evening & Dinner.…

    “On becoming a multi-faith peacemaker in Jerusalem today”

    Southernhay United Reformed Church, Dix's Field, Exeter EX1 1QA. 19.15 – 0.00
    "On becoming a multi-faith peacemaker in Jerusalem today - the spiritual journey of a Rabbi's daughter" - an evening with Hanna Jaffe…

    Speed Faithing

    Moseley Exchange, Courtyard behind Post Office, 149-153 Alcester Road, Moseley, Birmingham, B13 8JP.. 19.30 – 21.30
    Speed faithing is a fun way to meet people of different faith and belief backgrounds. Do come and join us to meet new friends and neighbours and to celebrate the wonderful diversity of faiths and beliefs in Moseley and South…

    Face to Faith: Promoting inter faith understanding & cooperation amongst young people

    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Acomb, York, YO24 4HA. 19.30 – 21.00
    This is an opportunity for young people of all faiths to come together and chat with one another in a relaxed setting with fun activities and light refreshments. Ample car parking available at side of church. …

    Promoting Interfaith understanding and co-operation amongst young people - Face to Faith

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Acomb Road, Acomb, York, YO24 4HA. 19.30 – 20.45
    This is an opportunity for young people of all faiths to come together and chat with one another, learn a little more about each other, in a relaxed setting with fun activities and light refreshments.…

  • Thursday 14 November

    “Dying Matters”

    Bideford College, Abbotsham Road, Bideford EX39 3AR
    A day conference for schools on living and dying well. This event will bring together health professionals and members of diverse faith and belief communities to discuss what is meant by “Dying Well”. …

    Inter Faith Week Breakfast

    Richard House Children's Hospice, Richard House Dr, Beckton, London E16 3RG. 8.30 – 11.30
    Join us at the Inter Faith Week Breakfast, Thursday 14th November 8:30am - 11:30am. Network with our diverse faith community, hear from those delivering our first class care with demonstrations from our skilled nursing team and more! …

    Stewardship: Prayers for the Planet

    Kendal Unitarian Chapel Schoolroom, Branthwaite Brow, off Market Place, Kendal LA9 4TN. 10.00 – 12.00
    South Lakeland Interfaith Forum invites you to share meditation, interfaith prayers, poetry, and music as we reflect on our sacred responsibility toward the Earth that sustains us.

    Part of Inter Faith Week 2019.

    Thursday…

    Interfaith Coffee Morning

    Multifaith Chaplaincy, The Grange, 1 Woodland Rd, Bristol BS8 1AU. 10.00 – 11.00
    Join us for coffee, cake and conversation as we celebrate national Inter Faith Week with a friendly get together. We’ll be in the common room of the Multifaith Chaplaincy, free cake, pastries and hot drinks will be provided!

    OpenFaith Masterclasses

    Campus Centre Building, De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH. 10.00 – 16.00
    Take part in a diverse range of workshops throughout the day. A great opportunity to learn about various faiths, spirituality, music and wellbeing. Book a space via MyGateway.…

    National Inter Faith Week Nishkam Coffee Morning

    Nishkam Centre, 6 Soho Road, B21 9BH. 10.00 – 12.00
    A morning of rejoicing, sharing and building relationships

    "Love life and True friends,
    Because life is too short and friends are too few"…

    Celebrating Religious Arts of Asia

    Museum of East Asian Art, 12 Bennett Street, Bath BA1 2QJ. 10.30 – 12.00
    At the Museum of East Asian Art, we host monthly Volunteer Sharing Sessions for volunteers to get to know each other and share their knowledge, skills and learning. This month we are celebrating Inter Faith Week! The Volunteer Coordinator is…

    Collection of items for refugees

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Bramhall Lane, Stockport SK3 8SA. 10.30 – 21.00
    Collection point for goods for Care UK (Refugee aid NW)
    New underwear. Socks and shoes
    Good quality winter clothes for children, women and small and medium men.
    Deodorants (not glass or aerosol), block soap, shampoo
    Size…

    Multi Faith Tree Planting

    Thornes Park, Denby Dale Road (Holmfield House car park) Wakefield WF2 8DY. 10.45 – 13.30
    People from the different faith communities of Wakefield are joined by a group of primary school children for the symbolic tree- planting in a local park. This event brings everyone together for the benefit of local communities, wildlife and the…

    Discover Walthamstow Wetlands

    Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road, London, N17 9NH. 11.00 – 12.30
    Come and join a free guided walk at Walthamstow Wetlands led by London Wildlife Trust team. Learn about the history of the Wetlands and the wildlife on site. Walks last around 90 minutes.

    Roses for Peace

    Heckmondwike Morrisons Supermarket, 17 Union St, Heckmondwike, WF16 0HD. 11.00 – 13.00
    Sharing a peace and friendship message. Come and join in! Everyone welcome.…

    All in Good Faith - Conversations from a lived faith experience

    veronika Quintyne, Community Engagement Officer, Council Office, Bushloe House, Station Rd, Wigston, LE18 2DR. 12.00 – 14.00
    5 people from the following faith groups are to share their experience of how their practice impacts on life lived in a diverse society. Hindu, Sikh, Pagan, Jain and buddhist presenters to give a 10 minute overview of the practice…

    A Brief Introduction to Buddhism

    Lecture Theatre B, Edward Llwyd Centre, Wrexham Glyndwr University, Mold Rd, Wrexham LL11 2AW. 13.00 – 13.45
    A brief, informal introduction to Buddhism given by our Buddhist Chaplain, followed by a chance to ask any questions you may have. So much misunderstanding and fear of difference exists in our society today, so we want to try to…

    Tonbridge Baptist Church - Diverse Open Doors

    Tonbridge Baptist Church, Darenth Avenue, Tonbridge, TN10 3HZ. 13.30 – 14.30
    Tonbridge Baptist Church is opening up to the community to celebrate Inter Faith Week.

    Visitors of all faiths (and of none) are invited to come along to learn about the beliefs of the Baptist Church and ask…

    Peace Ceremony

    St Mark's Church, Longwood, Huddersfield, HD3 4SZ. 13.30 – 15.00
    Local schools coming together to speak of peace in the world and in local communities.…

    Inter Faith Chat

    Weston Hospicecare, Jackson-Barstow House, 28 Thornbury Road, Weston super Mare, BS23 4YQ. 14.00 – 15.00
    All staff, volunteers, patients, family and members of the public are welcome to come along to the Chapel to join the dialogue about diverse faiths and beliefs.…

    Death Café/Gravetalk

    James Clerk Maxwell Building, (Kings College London), 57 Waterloo Road, SE1 8WA. 14.00 – 15.30
    A SPACE TO TALK ABOUT DEATH, DYING AND FUNERALS
    There will be cake.
    There will be talk.
    There will be questions.
    The truth is we are all going to die. But nobody wants to say anything.…

    Faith in the Workplace

    Arcadis Cornerblock, 2 Cornwall St, Birmingham B3 2DL. 17.00 – 19.00
    "Faith in the Workplace" is an open event that is aimed towards understanding balance and practicing your faith in your workplace. Discussions will be held about what an inclusive business looks like from a faith perspective. Join us for an…

    Tower Hamlets Inter Faith Forum: Together Against Faith Hate

    St Margaret's House, 21 Old Ford Road, Bethnal Green, E2 9PL. 17.30 – 20.30
    Together Against Faith Hate

    Tower Hamlets Inter Faith Forum are holding a free event to tackle faith hate crime during Inter Faith Week 2019. The event will focus on raising awareness and features guest speakers, stalls hosted…

    Hats of Faiths Storytelling

    Tokko Youth Centre, 7, Gordon Street, Luton, LU1 2QP. 18.30 – 20.30
    This is a dramatic FREE storytelling event open to the public and will be held at Tokko Youth Centre, 7, Gordon Street, Luton, LU1 2QP.

    It has been performed in many Luton Schools and across the…

    Community Production

    St Denys Church LE56FA. 19.00 – Saturday 16 November 21.00
    A community production of C.S.Lewis' classic 'The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe' to mark the 800th anniversary of St Denys Church. The cast includes around 40 people aged from 7 to 92, of at least four different faiths and…

    Spiritualist Interfaith Service

    Rawtenstall Spiritualist Church, 68 - 70 Newchurch Rd, Rawtenstall, BB4 7QX. 19.30 – 21.00
    A Spiritualist Service consists of prayer, healing, philosophy/address and demonstration of mediumship.
    We have the pleasure of Marta Pacini from the Rawtenstall Unitarians to address our congregation in our philosophy/address part of the service to celebrate Inter Faith Week,…

  • Friday 15 November

    Unfolding faith

    Leeds Beckett University Headingley campus Student Hub. 11.00 – 15.00
    Students and staff of any faith or no faith at Leeds Beckett University will gather to fold origami doves and to speak of what that symbol means to them from their own tradition. …

    Bring & Share Meal Celebrating Carlisle’s Inter-Faith Community

    Greystone Community Centre, Close Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 2HA. 18.00 – 20.00
    A harvest festival featuring your favourite local and global dishes.

    Please bring something delicious to eat, ideally using locally sourced produce. Please avoid any pork products.…

    Diversity Night

    Campus Centre Building, De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH. 18.00 – 20.30
    A night of cultural fusion filled with a variety of performances and food from around the globe! Find out more and book your place via MyGateway.…

    60: An evening of stories

    Rawtenstall Unitarian Church, Bank Street, Rossendale BB4 7QY (entrance and car park: Ormerod Street, BB4 7QW). 19.00 – 20.30
    Come and listen to people of different faiths share their stories on the theme of 'being found'.
    With bring and share cake and other refreshments.…

    And we got to get ourselves back to the garden

    UCLan Oasis Centre, Kirkham Street, Fylde Road, Preston, PR1 2XQ. 19.00 – 21.00
    There is growing scientific demand to optimise the carbon biomass on the land and in the sea by wilding or re-wilding or sitting back and letting nature do all the work.

    Can we view our ancient…

    Art Soothes the Soul - Iteractive atelier

    Shumei UK - 50 Camden Square NW1 9XB. 19.00 – 21.30
    TECHNIQUES FOR PAINTING WITH INK - by resident artist Oscar Lloveras
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  • Saturday 16 November

    Learning About and Challenged by “Other than Christians”: One Christian’s Story

    Broadway Baptist Church, 166 Broadway, Derby, DE22 1BP. 8.00 – 10.00
    Over a traditional English breakfast (for important dietary information related to this see further below), Dr. Paul Weller - who for many years was Professor of Inter-Religious Relations at the University of Derby, is a member of Broadway Baptist Church,…

    Wolverhampton Inter Faith Suicide Prevention Event

    The Chancellors Hall, University of Wolverhampton, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1LY. 9.30 – 15.00
    In collabration with the University of Wolverhampton, Black Country Partnership NHS Trust and Wolverhampton City Council, Interfaith Wolverhampton Cllr Jas Dehar has organised an event to bring together key note speakers and local stakeholders to disuss suicide prevention.…

    Roses for Peace

    Batley Tesco Stores, Bradford Road, West Yorkshire, WF17 8NJ. 9.30 – 11.30
    Sharing a peace and friendship message. Come and join in! Everyone welcome.…

    Diverse Open Doors

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 5 Pelham Road, Gravesend, Kent DA11 0HN. 10.00 – 12.00
    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Gravesend is opening its doors prior to the interfaith walk, for those who wish to learn more about us whether they are participating in the walk or not.

    Inter Faith Shabbat morning service

    Kol Chai Hatch End Reform Jewish Community, 434 Uxbridge Road, London HA5 4RG. 10.30 – 12.30
    Kol Chai Hatch End Reform Jewish Community welcomes all our neighbours from different faith communities and voluntary groups to join us for our Shabbat morning service. Our guest speaker is the Revd Rod Green, from St Peter's Church in West…

    Leicester’s Inter Faith Walk in Clarendon Park

    Quaker Meeting House, 16 Queens Road, Leicester, LE2 1WP. 10.30 – 12.30
    Join us during Inter Faith Week, to celebrate the diversity of Leicester's faith communities in the Clarendon Park area.

    Join us at 10.30am for registration and a welcome introduction in the garden of the Quaker Meeting House.…

    Intimate Partner Abuse in Faith Communities

    Belgrave Neighbourhood Centre, Rothley St, Leicester, LE4 6LF. 10.30 – 13.00
    An inter faith conference on this important, sensitive but often neglected issue, hosted by Redeemed Christian Church of God, City of Favour.…

    Birmingham Inter Faith Music Festival

    Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square B3 3DH. 11.00 – 16.00
    Celebrate Inter Faith Week with music, dance and art!

    Following the "Finding Faith" mini festival in March 2018, our partners Faiths In Tune will hold the first Birmingham Interfaith Music Festival at the museum, for Inter…

    “Ask a Muslim”

    Reception/Coffee area, the Mint Methodist Church Centre, Fore St, Exeter EX4 3AT. 11.00 – 13.00
    Members of the Inclusive Mosque group will be hosting an informal session during which they will speak, answer questions and share in informal conversation about Islam. You are invited to come along and ask any questions you may have.…

    Roses for Peace

    Mirfield Town Centre, WF14. 11.00 – 13.00
    Sharing a peace and friendship message. Come and join in! Everyone welcome.…

    Ealing Inter Faith event

    Christ the Saviour Church, New Broadway, Ealing, London, W5 2XA. 12.00 – 15.00
    All the faith groups of Ealing Citizens have joined together to organise a large inter faith gathering on Saturday (16th) 11am-3pm at Christ the Saviour church in Ealing.
    There will a Steel band (UFO), stalls, food and speakers from…

    Faith, Food and Fellowship

    Xaverian Spirituality Centre, 169 Sharoe Green Lane, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 8HE. 12.00 – 17.00
    Preston Baha'i Community welcome all who can come for faith, food and fellowship. …

    Celebrating Faith

    Durham University Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH. 13.00 – 15.00
    Chat to members of the local Muslim community and decorate an Islamic-style tile. Find out about the different religions of the world with our new gallery trail.…

    Faith Walk

    Ridge Road Mosque Rotherham, 33-35 Ridge Rd, Rotherham, S65 1NS. 13.30 – 16.30
    The Jigsaw treasure hunt will be followed by a “Faith walk” from Ridge Road Mosque to All Saints Church.
    Short talk and presentation: Rev Phil Batchford, and other members of diverse faith groups.

    Hindu & Sikh Prayer session

    Contemplation Room at York St John’s University, Lord Mayors Walk, York, YO31 7EX. 16.00 – 18.00
    Join us to participate in or to observe Hindu & Sikh prayers. All welcome to attend. …

  • Sunday 17 November

    Mitzvah Day / Inter Faith Week Practical Conservation at Walthamstow Wetlands

    Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road, London, N17 9NH. 10.00 – 15.00
    Join the London Wildlife Trust team and celebrate Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day, an annual day of faith-based social action, with practical conservation tasks at Walthamstow Wetlands.

    Roll up your sleeves, its time to get your…

    Interfaith service

    Unitarian Chapel, Rosemary St, Mansfield NG18. 10.45 – 0.00
    A service at the Unitarian chapel in Mansfield, with readings from various faiths, hymns and music.…

    “A Day of Building Bridges and Valuing Visions”

    Lupton House, Brixham TQ5 0LD. 11.00 – 16.00
    A day event for young people, held in the house and beautiful gardens of Lupton House, Brixham. The event marks the re-launch of DIFFY (Devon Interfaith Forum for Youth). …

    Light For Leeds 2019

    Kirkstall Abbey Visitor Centre, Kirkstall Abbey, Leeds, LS5 3EH. 12.00 – 16.00
    A gathering of different faiths and beliefs , celebrating what we all have in common. Includes food, music , meditation and prayer, and more. All welcome. Last entry is 3.30pm and the day culminates in a walk to the Chapter…

    Darlington Walk for Peace

    Quaker Meeting House, 6 Skinnergate, Darlington, DL3 7NB. 12.00 – 15.00
    A walk open to all people. We start at our Quaker Meeting House, visit several places of worship including the local Mosque, Sikh Gurdwara and Buddhist Centre alongside Catholic, Anglican and non-conformist churches, before concluding in the market square. Short…

    Animals and their Homes at Walthamstow Wetlands

    walthamstow wetlands, 2 Forest Road, London, N17 9NH
    Come for a day all about homes at Walthamstow Wetlands. Join London Wildlife Trust as we learn more about some of the animal homes on this site. Enjoy home-themed craft activities, go on a nature walk around the site and…

    Interfaith Week and Mitzvah Day Celebrations

    Jewish Museum London, Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert Street, London, NW1 7NB. 13.00 – 16.00
    Join us for a special free entry open house for Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week. Take part in arts and crafts activities and baking for a local charity.…

    Buddhist Group of Kendal - Open Meeting

    Castle Street Community Centre, Castle Street, Kendal, LA9 7AD. 14.00 – 16.30
    As part of Inter Faith Week 2019, the Buddhist Group of Kendal (Theravada) organizes an open meeting. People from all faiths and none are welcome to attend. The meeting will include:
    - Tranquillity and Insight Meditation
    - Mindfulness

    “Death Cafe”

    Quaker Meeting House, Queens Road, Leicester, LE2 1WP. 14.00 – 16.00
    A friendly, relaxed environment to talk in a small group about a subject which is often difficult or taboo in today’s society.…

    People who Inspire my Quaker Faith

    Preston Quaker Meeting House, 189 St Georges Road, Preston, PR1 6NQ. 14.00 – 16.00
    Some Preston Quakers talk about the people who have and continue to inspire them and their faith.

    Followed by light refreshments.…

    York Interfaith Group 30th Anniversary Celebration & Social Event

    De Grey 125, York St John University, Lord Mayors Walk, York, YO31 7EX. 14.00 – 16.00
    Showing people what we have achieved in 30 years, a look back at the Week and to share ideas for the future. All are most welcome.…

    800 years of Faith and Belief: a forum to explore the developments of world faiths since the foundation of St Mary Magdalene Richmond in 1219

    St Mary Magdalene Church Paradise Road Richmond TW9 1SN. 15.00 – 17.00
    There will be a series of presentations on the events and changes that have occurred in the major world faiths since 1219. This is both an Inter Faith Week event and part of the celebrations of 800 year since the…

    The Divine Dance: what is liberal Christianity?

    Preston Quaker Meeting House, 189 St Georges Road, Preston, PR1 6NQ. 16.00 – 18.00
    Join us for an exploration on what we mean by 'liberal Christianity'. …

    Interfaith service on the theme of ‘connections’

    Rawtenstall Unitarian Church, Bank Street, Rossendale BB4 7QY (entrance and car park: Ormerod Street, BB4 7QW). 17.00 – 19.00
    People of all faiths are invited to share readings, music etc. from their own tradition on the theme of 'connections'. There will also be a demonstration of the Diversity Game.
    Potluck dinner to follow!…

    Gospel Hour

    De Montfort Students' Union, Mill Lane, Leicester, LE2 7HU. 17.30 – 18.30
    Celebrating Gospel Music and the impact it has on people of faith and none during Inter Faith week.

    In Conversation With: A Rabbi, Priest and Baptist Minister

    St Matthew's Church, High Street, Yiewsley UB7 8QH. 17.30 – 19.00
    As part of Inter Faith Week (10th to 17th November 2019) we are bringing together a Rabbi, Priest and Baptist Minister to engage in a conversation about our different faiths, our shared and divergent histories, the significance of our faiths…

  • Tuesday 19 November

    North Kirklees School Diversity Day

    Warwick Road Primary, Warwick Rd, Batley, WF17 6BS
    Learning about faiths and making new friends.

    Partnernship with Pennine Learning, Kirklees Cohesion Team and 10 local schools.…

  • Wednesday 20 November

    Lunchtime Walk: Faith in the city (part 2)

    Town Hall, Town Hall Square, Leicester, LE1 9BG. 12.30 – 13.15
    Discover buildings used by different faith groups on our short lunchtime walk.

    Up to 45 minutes, medium pace
    Meet at Town Hall Square
    Discover buildings used by different faith groups in the city on our…

    Medical aid to Palestine

    Hinsley room, Morpeth Terrace, London, SW1 1AA. 16.00 – 17.15
    Raya Tibawi talks about her walk in aid of the charity. This is part of our series on Israel/Palestine and how we can help…

  • Thursday 21 November

    Debate - Symbols & Signs - Are they Pointers to Faith?

    Jain Spiritual Centre Falconer Rd Bushey Herts WD23 3AD. 19.30 – 21.30
    A debate, featuring speakers from Catholic, Protestant, Muslim, Jewish and Jain faiths, followed by discussion.…

  • Saturday 23 November

    Guide in a Hide at Walthamstow Wetlands

    Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road, London, N17 9NH. 10.00 – 12.00
    Walthamstow Wetlands offers a haven for wildfowl, especially during the winter months. If you want to find out more about the Wetlands, the birds that migrate here and the ones that live here pop down to our Guide in a…

    Mobilising Faith in Climate Activism: Learning from Extinction Rebellion

    Goldsmiths, University of London, 8 Lewisham Way, London, SE14 6NW. 10.30 – 16.00
    Join us for this space of learning and reflection, for activists and people of faith to share their experiences, questions and insights.

    Faith-based groups are mobilising like never before on climate breakdown and biodiversity loss. What can…

  • Monday 25 November

    Festival of Faiths

    Chancellor's Mall, Deane Road Bolton, BL3 5AB, United Kingdom. 11.00 – 14.00
    The University of Bolton Chaplaincy and Bolton SU present 'Festival of Faiths'. Learn about the different faiths and their festivals with food, music and dancing!
    Including:
    Bollywood Dancing,
    Sari Workshop,
    Stalls,
    Henna Painting,

    Inter Faith Event - Mental Health: Dealing with Grief and Isolation

    Raynes Park Library, 21 Approach Road, London, SW20 8BA . 12.30 – 15.00
    Ahmadiyya Muslim Women’s Association cordially invites you to an Interfaith event on Mental Health: Dealing with Grief and Isolation

    Includes speeches by women of various faiths, and the Guest of Honour, the Mayor of Merton, Councillor Janice…

  • Tuesday 26 November

    Feast of Faiths

    John Storer House, Wards End, Loughborough, LE11 3HA. 18.00 – 20.30
    Learning about the different faiths in our town takes place through a fun activity and this is followed by a sit down meal (savory and sweet, hot and cold food - no need to eat before you come!). It is…

  • Wednesday 27 November

    Our Food and Our Faith

    Corpus Christi Church Hall, 18 St James' Square, Boscombe, Bournemouth, BH5 2BX. 9.30 – 13.00
    How can we eat well and sustainably for the planet? Come along and share with others from faith communities across the BCP conurbation and East Dorset.

    Arrive 9.30 am for 10 am start. Starter Activity, invited Speakers…

  • Saturday 30 November

    Tea and Tour of one of Europe’s biggest Mosques

    The London Muslim Centre, Visitor Centre, 46 Whitechapel Road, London, E1 1JX. 10.30 – 14.00
    ***ALL WELCOME***

    Ever walked passed the mosque and wished you could pop inside one of Europe’s biggest mosques and have a look around? Well this is your chance!

    This event is open to people…

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