Activities calendar

Inter Faith Week 2017 has now drawn to a close. Activities are still being added for reporting purposes.

  • Saturday 11 November

    Inter Faith Week Launch

    2A Prebend Street, Leicester LE2 0LA. 17.00 – 20.00
    On Saturday 11th November 2017 Sant Nirankari Mission will be hosting a special event at its Centre for Oneness in Leicester to mark the start of the Inter Faith Week 2017. The evening will include an exhibition on Oneness and…

    Faith Friends Cooking Together

    Acregate lane Mission, 117 Acregate lane, Preston PR1 0QQ. 18.00 – 21.00
    Everyone comes to the event with some uncooked vegetarian item. We then decided what to cook and who with and cook the food on camp stoves. At the end we share the food together.…

  • Sunday 12 November

    Activity of social integration with young people

    Noor House, Newton st, Craven Arms, Shropshire, SY7 9PQ. 11.00 – Sunday 19 November 18.00
    We are yet to finalise the activity but will range from cooking to football and a deep learning of other faiths.…

  • Monday 13 November

    Visit My Place of Worship

    Bradford Council, Diversity and Cohesion, Interfaith Education Centre. BD1 1NN
    Open Days for teachers and small groups of students to have an opportunity to learn about faiths and communities around them and how to use a place of worship in teaching RE and British Values. We have an open evening…

    Interfaith assemblies and ‘Panel of Faiths’ question time

    St Michaels CoE High School. B65 9AN. 9.00 – Friday 17 November 15.00
    All year groups will receive an assembly that will explain that although there are differences of faith, belief, doctrines and ideologies, those differences should be tolerated and celebrated.

    There will also be a lunchtime event held where…

    Celebrating Faith & Belief

    The Exchange, University Campus, Treliever Road, Penryn, Cornwall TR10 9FE
    The Multifaith Chaplaincy at Falmouth University and the University of Exeter will be marking Interfaith Week with an interactive photograph exhibition where our students and staff can come and have an instant photograph taken and join the conversation by sharing…

    Daily Events on Awarness

    Medway Council Building, Gun Wharf, Chatham, Kent. 12.30 – Friday 17 November 13.00
    Building good relationships and working partnerships between people of different faiths and beliefs in Medway.…

    Quiz night - A Question of Unity

    Karibu Education Centre, 7 Gresham Road, SW9 7PH. 19.00 – 20.30
    The quiz will focus on what makes Lambeth a great place to live and work - a lovely way to find out more about our community. No previous knowledge required; we promise the questions will be easy!
    The…

    Interfaith Week: Breaking Down Stereotypes; Youth Perspectives

    24 GREENCOAT PLACE, LONDON SW1P 1RD. 19.00 – 21.00
    You are warmly invited to a Stories of Trust event to celebrate Inter Faith Week.

    We will hear stories from young faith leaders sharing how faith responds in global crises and how it can strengthen communities. On…

    Islam & Atheism - Irreconcilable enemies? How can humanists & Muslims make it work?

    Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL . 19.30 – 21.30
    Around 5% of the population (12% of Londoners) identifies as Muslim, while over 50% do not identify with any religion, including around 20-25% with a Humanist worldview.
    Looking beyond the belief/unbelief divide, where are the fundamental differences, and the…

    Just War: The Influence of Philosophers on Christian Traditions

    Christchurch, Clarendon Park, 105a Clarendon Park Road, Leicester LE2 3AH. 19.30 – 21.00
    Session 6 of 8 in the regular Autumn term course presented by Faith Awareness, the inter faith programme of Christians Aware. Speaker: George Merchant Ballentyne. One-off attendees for Inter Faith Week welcome.…

  • Tuesday 14 November

    Coffee Morning and Shared Readings

    Kendal Town Hall (Bindloss Room), Highgate, Kendal, Cumbria LA9 4DL. 11.00 – 13.00
    Coffee Morning from 11.00am. Drop by and enjoy refreshments and then stay from 12.00noon until 1.00pm if you would like to for shared readings and reflections on the theme of 'Listening' introduced by the Mayor of Kendal. An opportunity for…

    Scriptural Reasoning

    Aquinas Room, Newman University, Genners Lane, Bartley Green, Birmingham B323NT. 13.30 – 14.30
    People of different faiths are invited to come together to read & reflect on their scriptures side-by-side — no expertise needed.…

    Religious Conversion

    Room 440, Cardiff and Vale College, Dumballs Road, Cardiff CF10 5FE. 19.00 – 20.30
    This event will look at the topic of religious conversion. Three members from the Jewish, Muslim and Christian faith will be interviewed on the subject by BBC broadcaster Roy Jenkins, with opportunities for the audience to ask questions…

  • Wednesday 15 November

    Alan Rainer on failures in education

    Hinsley room Morpeth Terrace SW1P 1EP. 16.00 – 17.00
    Alan Rainer has done a lot of research into the failures of British education especially religious education. …

    #More in Common Peace Event

    AKS Lytham Rd, Lytham lancashire FY8 1DT. 16.30 – 18.30
    Students of the school and local faith leaders will explore the concept of peace and that we have more in common than that which divides us.…

    In Search of Meaning

    Park Campus, University of Gloucestershire, The Park, Cheltenham GL50 2RH ( go to reception and follow the signs). 19.30 – 21.30
    An inter faith panel giving a brief description of their search for meaning, then a film on the topic produced by students at the University, then general discussion at each table among participants. Vegetarian curry dinner, then bring and share…

  • Thursday 16 November

    Spirituality in the Hospice Environment

    Coventry Myton Hospice. 11.00 – 14.00
    Enhance your understanding of the range of support services provided at Myton Hospices. Engage with other faith leaders as well as health professionals around spirituality themes relevant to supporting patients receiving palliative care and their families. This is a free…

    Monty’s Bike Hub - Youth Bike Repair and Get Together

    Monty's Community Hub, 59 Montague Avenue, Sholing, Southampton, SO19 0QB. 17.00 – 20.00
    As part of Inter Faith Week 2017, which runs from 13th – 19th November, Cycling UK will be running two bike related youth events in Southampton in partnership with local organisations - Newtown Youth and Community Centre, IKAN (Active Kids,…

    Faith and Safety Meeting

    Camden Town Hall, Judd Street, London WC1H 9JE. 18.00 – 20.00
    Free for all: "Faith and Safety: Faith Leaders Forum" is a public meeting followed by light refreshments and networking.
    Speakers: Cllr Shah, Cabinet Member for Safer Communities, Camden Council and DS Garth Hall, Hate Crime Liaison Officer, Metropolitan…

    In The Presence of Angels - A vigil for Peace and reconciliation between faiths

    St James Church , High Street , Avebury SN8 1RF. 19.30 – 21.00
    Join us at St James Church Avebury An evening of Music, silence, prayer, readings, refreshments and celebration to mark what we hold in common and pray for peace between faiths . Enhanced by Giant representations of the four Archangels the…

  • Friday 17 November

    Faith reflections on the Sustainable Development Goals

    St Ethelburga's Centre for Reconciliation and Peace, 78 Bishopsgate, London EC2N 4AG. 11.00 – 13.00
    Join us as we share and discuss faith reflections on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
    In April we had our first event ‘Faith Reflections on Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)’. As a follow up we…

    Interfaith & Well-being coffee morning

    Bru Coffee & Gelato, St George's Centre, Harrow HA1 1HS. 11.00 – 13.00
    Join us to celebrate Inter Faith Week with a well-being twist. Our coffee morning is a relaxed opportunity for Harrow residents of all faiths and none to come together and talk about what makes them happy. We’ll be discussing the…

    Sharing, Learning and Building for Peace in Cornwall

    County Hall, Tresawls Road, Truro TR1 3AY. 11.00 – 13.00
    Come and find out about the eight different faiths and beliefs in Cornwall through the work of the Cornwall Faith Forum.
    Also an opportunity to learn first hand about Paul Haines’, Peace Activist, Cities for Peace Tour held during…

    How to be a good neighbour

    Aquinas Room, Newman University, Genners Lane, Birmingham B32 3NT. 13.00 – 14.00
    Our Weekly soup kitchen includes a time to chat about ‘How to be a good neighbour’…

    Multi faith Storytelling

    High Town Methodist Church, 47 High Town Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU2 0BW. 18.30 – 20.30
    This evening of Multi faith Storytelling will feature stories of virtues and values from across different faith traditions, beautifully presented by the Khayyal Theatre Company.…

  • Saturday 18 November

    Visit My Place of Worship

    Bradford Council, Diversity and Cohesion, Interfaith Education Centre, Bradford, BD1 1NN . 10.00 – 11.00
    Open Days for teachers and small groups of students to have an opportunity to learn about faith and communities around them and how to use a place of worship in teaching RE and British Values. We have an open weekend…

    Conference - Faiths & Inclusivity

    Hall No 4 , Gurdwara Sahib Leamington Spa & Warwick, Tachbrook Park Drive, Warwick, CV4 6RH. 10.00 – 14.00
    Conference to raise awareness in the Community of the needs of all people (including people who are covered under the protected characteristics of the Equality Act 2010) and to involve and engage with these in respect to key issues in…

    Interfaith pop-up cafe

    Beccles library Blyburgate, Beccles NR34 9TB. 10.00 – 12.00
    A chance to chat to folk of other faiths over tea and cakes…

    Points of Light - An Inward Turn

    Global Co-operation House, 65-70 Pound Lane London NW10 2HH. 14.00 – 17.00
    A meditative afternoon with a Panel Discussion from eminent persons of different faiths and backgrounds with the emphasis on each one's inner life and what has supported them. Stillness and moments of reflection entwine the afternoon plus music spots to…

    Scriptural Reasoning

    Fulwood Methodist church, Watling street road, Fulwood, Preston PR2 8EA. 14.30 – 16.00
    A taster of Scriptural Reasoning; this is a tool for inter-faith dialogue whereby people of different faiths come together to read and reflect on their scriptures. Unlike some forms of inter-faith engagement, it is not about seeking agreement but rather…

    London Buddhist Vihara InterFaith Celebration

    London Buddhist Vihara, The Avenue, Chiswick, London W4 1UD. 16.00 – 20.00
    Perspectives & Reflections by peoples of different faiths exploring the theme of “Bringing Communities Together Through Interfaith Dialogue”
    Free event with refreshments
    Panel discussion with audience participation
    Collaboration between children of the local Christian &…

    Christian Muslim Storytelling

    St.Thomas Church, 103 Bedford Rd, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire, SG6 4DU. 16.45 – 19.00
    Join us as part of Inter Faith Week for the first time in Letchworth Garden City, an afternoon of dramatic, inspiring performance of wise tales:
    *Flight to Abyssinia: How the Negus a Christian king, granted safe haven to the…

  • Sunday 19 November

    Jain temple tour

    557 Kenton Road, Kenton, Middlesex HA3 9RS. 10.30 – 12.00
    Visit a Jain temple and follow a guided tour.…

    Interfaith Tea Party for the Elderly

    ha8. 15.00 – 17.00
    Senior members of a synagogue, two churches and an islamic centre in Edgware and Burnt Oak, London, are invited for a diversi-tea party served by the youth of those faith communities. Menu will include discussion points and musical entertainment will…

    Food and Faith

    Bradford Catherdral, 1 Stott Hill, Bradford BD1 4EH
    To mark Inter Faith Week, Bradford Cathedral are organising an event on the theme of 'Food and Faith'. Join us for food and conversation during Inter Faith Week. …

  • Saturday 25 November

    Domestic abuse and faith: A vision for Leicester

    Redeemed Christian Church of God, City of Favour, 21/23 Wanlip Street, Leicester LE1 2JS. 11.00 – 16.00
    For faith leaders and paid or unpaid pastoral workers from faith communities in Leicester and Leicestershire to discuss the issues and share skills and good practice around helping people who disclose domestic violence. We know that domestic violence happens within…

  • Tuesday 28 November

    Celestialphobia

    Newham Town Hall. 17.00 – 19.00
    A chance to learn about the Celestial Church of Christ and not just the stigma and false reputation it has gained over the last 70 years. For knowledge is power and acquiring it is wisdom. It is important that there…

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