Activities calendar

The calendar below shows activity information linked to Inter Faith Week 2022. Some 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.

  • Tuesday 8 November

    Coffee, Conversation and Inter Faith Quiz

    Mahon's Hotel, 12 Mill St, Irvinestown, Enniskillen BT94 1GS. 10.00 – 11.30
    In recognition of Inter Faith Week, Fermanagh and Omagh District Council, in partnership with Fermanagh and Omagh Interfaith group, invite you to join them for coffee and conversation. You will also have the opportunity to learn about other faith traditions by taking part in an inter faith quiz in a relaxed welcoming environment.…

  • Wednesday 9 November

    Inter Faith Stalls/Display

    Leicester College, Freeman's Park Campus, Welford Road, Leicester LE2 7LW
    Leicester College will be holding an Inter Faith Display at its three major campuses. This will include faith and beliefs and how students can contact the College's Multi Faith Chaplaincy service and engage in events, celebrations and tutorials that run throughout the academic year.…

    Contemporary Issues in Islam

    Liverpool, L1. 10.00 – 14.00
    A day to explore Islam as a faith. We will visit two key mosques in Liverpool, North West, the Abdullah Quillium Mosque and Al Rahma mosque. We will hear from the Imams and discuss with him some of the contemporary issues that face Muslims today from how to be a good Muslim in modern times to women's role in Islam and identity. …

  • Thursday 10 November

    Inter Faith Week Quiz

    Mid & South Essex NHS Foundation Trust, Basildon Hospital, Nethermayne, Basildon, Essex, SS14 2NG
    Our wonderful Inter Faith Week prize quiz returns for staff from across Mid & South Essex NHS Foundation Trust.…

    Gathering for Peace

    The Tank, St George's Square, Park Mall, Ashford, Kent, TN24 8RY. 19.00 – 20.30
    Ashford Interfaith Gathering for Peace, with short reflections from faiths and none, and then a gentle short walk to a cafe to share refreshments and friendship.…

  • Saturday 12 November

    Trees, Faith and Life

    Birkenhead Central Library, Borough Road, Birkenhead CH41 2XB
    This exhibition is organised by the Wirral Deen Centre and will include local schools' responses to the a variety of faith, philosophical and symbolic perspectives on trees, faith and life. There will also be an interactive element and we hope to have trees or seeds for visitors to take away with them and plant.…

  • Sunday 13 November

    Cambridge University Inter Faith Week

    University of Cambridge, SU Lounge, CB2 1RU
    Cambridge University SU is collaborating with student-led faith and religious groups in Cambridge to put on a series of activities for National Interfaith Week. Events include discussions on faith and daily life; religious art and drawing sessions; visit to faith spaces; a faith/cultural open mic night and more!…

    Reading recommendations for Inter Faith Week

    Brighton Grove, Manchester M14 5JP. 0.00 – Sunday 20 November 0.00
    A series of Facebook posts with reading recommendations.…

    National Inter Faith Week;  A video about integrating religious diversity into education.

    IP33 3RL. 0.00 – Sunday 20 November 0.00
    Video by Robin Herne about diversity in Suffolk and resources for learning about those. …

    Inter Faith Week faith profile series

    Diocesan Office, St Nicholas Centre, 4 Cutler Street, Ipswich IP1 1UQ
    During Inter Faith Week in 2022 the diocesan social media accounts will be hosting profiles of people of different faiths in Suffolk, introducing you to members of different local faiths in our communities. We hope that this small initiative will act as a catalyst for the building of relationships between the Church of England and other faith communities locally. The page at https://cofesuffolk.org/exploring-faith/in-our-communities/inter-faith/ will be updated through the week.…

    “Youth Leadership through Service” video series


    UKIYN is showcasing youth volunteers across faith communities who give their time, talent and treasure to worthy causes and to peace in a video series named "Youth Leadership through Service". You can view the videos at https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLW0Va1SO6s0RA-YiIlYhpF-2R6SfQ6daX. Through serving their communities and working alongside people of other faiths, young peacemakers are finding meaning, cohesion and a footing for leadership in a society that needs reconciliation and goodwill. We will be visiting our network organisations and featuring the motivation, faith and fellowship of the young members coming from different faith and belief backgrounds. Religions for Peace UK Interfaith Youth Network invites you to make good use of your free time, choose a worthy cause and make the world a better place by giving yourself.…

    Inter Faith Week

    St Thomas' Hospital, Guy's Hospital- London SE1 7EH. 12.00 – Sunday 20 November 16.00
    St Thomas' Hospital aim to run internal inter faith week events across the 4 acute hospitals & 20 community sites. …

    COP-27 Climate Repentance Walk and Ceremony

    All Hallows Church, Savernake Road, London, NW3 2JP. 15.15 – 20.00
    While others talk, a chance to turn inwards during COP-27, with humility and hope in our hearts. An international group of world religious leaders of the Elijah Board of World Religious Leaders, representing Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism and Buddhism, from multiple countries, will join Archbishop Rowan Williams and local religious leaders to offer inspiration to Cop-27 participants and to humanity at large, in relation to the challenges of climate justice. …

    Multi-faith Remembrance Day Service

    Brahma Kumaris, World Spiritual University, Harmony House, 122 Ross Walk, Leicester LE4 5HH. 17.30 – 20.30
    Service of remembrance involving representatives of diverse cultures and beliefs. Programme includes the Last Post; two minutes silence; wreath-laying ceremony; interfaith prayers; meditation commentary; vegetarian meal to end evening.…

  • Monday 14 November

    Bourne Academy Inter Faith Week

    Bourne academy, Edinburgh Crescent, Bourne, PE10 9DT
    Why I am proud of my faith/ beliefs- poetry/ art competition.
    Lunch time sessions every day of the week with a different focus including asking questions to a religious believer, interfaith dialogue, religious games.
    Assemblies highlighting the importance of the week.
    All RS lessons to have an interfaith week inspired starter. …

    Inter Faith Week Open House

    Lansdowne House, St Peters Way, Harlington, Hayes, UB3 5AB
    Interfaith Week is all about building good relationships and working partnerships between people of different faiths and beliefs. To celebrate this, we’d like to invite you to Harlington Hospice to learn more about our work and the care we provide to people with life-limiting illness throughout the London Borough of Hillingdon.
    There will be an opportunity to hear from Councillor John Morgan, His Worship the Mayor of Hillingdon as well as our patients, practitioners and staff who will talk about the care we provide, how this makes a difference to those living with life-limiting illness and how the support we provide to their families and carers provides a lifeline at a difficult time in their lives. We will also share more details about our plans to build a new 20-bed in patient hospice unit here at Harlington and understand more about the role that faith leaders can play in providing care. During the evening we’d also like to learn from our guests about the role faith communities can play in supporting End of Life care in the borough and how our services can be strengthened for all communities. …

    Inter Faith Week learning sessions

    Mytton Oak Rd, Shrewsbury SY3 8XQ. 0.00 – Saturday 19 November 0.00
    Inter Faith Week sessions. Day 1 delivered by the Chaplaincy Team, great to meet new team members and learn more about the chaplaincy service.
    Sessions are taking place daily at 2pm, providing an opportunity to learn about a range of faiths and beliefs.
    Also an article in the Shopshire Star: https://www.shropshirestar.com/news/health/2022/11/17/shropshire-nursing-boss-hospital-transformation-will-see-everyone-get-better-quality-care…

    Talks, panels and workshops

    Cardinal Newman College, Lark Hill Road, Preston, Lancashire. PR1 4HD. 0.00 – Friday 18 November 0.00
    Talks, panels and workshops reflecting the diversity of our college community such as a day with offering of food from around the world, Henna tattooing and retail therapy, all whilst being entertained by our talented music students!…

    Learning about the Jewish faith

    Pool-in-Wharfedale CE Primary School, Arthington Lane, Pool-in-Wharfedale, Otley, LS21 1LG. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of Interfaith Week, a visitor came in to teach us about the Jewish Faith. We all enjoyed assemblies and looking at artefacts. KS2 had the chance to eat some Jewish food such as matzos and challah bread. …

    A week of inter faith learning

    Grange View School Church of England First School, Grange Road , Widdrington, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 5LZ. 0.00 – Friday 18 November 0.00
    Learning about Sikhism with workshops in each class from Jaswinder from the North East Sikh Service. Bhangra dancing with Suzie from GemArts. Henna patterns for every child and delicious food at the end of our day for a communal meal provided by our Sikh family. What a wonderful week we have had!…

    School visits to places of worship

    55 High Lane, Chorlton Manchester M21 9FA. 0.00 – Friday 18 November 0.00
    As part of interfaith week year 7 students visited the local Hindu Temple. An opportunity for the students to be able to consolidate what they have learnt already and learning respect and tolerance of other faiths. Year 8 visited the Sikh Gurdwara. Year 11 visited the local Chorlton Central Church as part of interfaith week, and to consolidate their learning on Christianity for their GCSE RS. Year 9 visited the local Buddhist temple. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    Eighth Avenue, Liversedge, West Yorkshire. WF15 8LD
    For Inter Faith Week year 2 have been learning about the 5 pillars of Islam. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    Ashurst Primary School, New Glade Hill, St. Helens, Merseyside, WA11 9QJ
    As part of Inter Faith Week Year 4 have been learning about humanism and what humanists believe. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    The Parish of St Laurence CE Primary School, Highfield Road South, Chorley PR7 1RB
    Year 5 used the 'climbing wall' activity to learn about Islam…

    Class Performance of Rama and Sita

    High Bank Junior, Infant and Nursery School, Eighth Avenue, Liversedge, West Yorkshire. WF15 8LD
    As part of Inter Faith Week pupils from year 4/5 put on a performance of Rama and Sita, an ancient story celebrated every year at Diwali. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    St Silas Primary School, St Silas Road, Blackburn BB2 6JP
    Year 6 created their own version of Buddhist prayer flags to celebrate Inter Faith Week. …

    School Talk on Humanism

    Christ Church Sparkbrook, Farm Rd, Birmingham B11 1LS
    We had a special visitor in the school to talk to the pupils about Humanism. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    West Ham Church Primary School, Portway, Stratford, London E15 3QG
    Pupils from West Ham Church Primary School learnt about Orthodox Christianity as part of Inter Faith Week. …

    Inter Faith Week school activities

    Edgar Wood Academy Heywood Old Road, Heywood OL10 2QN. 0.00 – Friday 18 November 0.00
    To celebrate Interfaith Week pupils had assemblies delivered from three different religious perspectives. They also had a scavenger hunt in the library (with a few tasty treats) and foods related to religions on the menu at lunch time!…

    A week of Inter Faith Week activities

    Priestley Smith Special School (Primary), Beeches Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B42 2PY. 0.00 – Thursday 17 November 0.00
    This week we have had interfaith week in Primary. We have looked at Sikhism, Christianity, Buddhism, Judaism, and Islamic religions and way of life. We have tried on clothes, danced to music, and made some beautiful art work. …

    Multi faith school workshops

    REonDemand, Manchester, SK10. 9.00 – 16.00
    Delivering multi faith Religious Education workshops to all year groups at different primary schools in Manchester. …

    Multifaith visits for KS2/3 during Inter Faith Week

    Dewsbury and Huddersfield, HD1 . 9.00 – Friday 18 November 16.00
    Come and experience two faith visits in one morning. These visits offer KS2 and KS3 school pupils a chance to learn from two different faith communities and involve a short walk between two places of worship. Two-centre visits will take place in Dewsbury and Huddersfield. Early booking essential.

    Inter Faith Children’s Activities

    Kirklees Libraries, HD1. 9.00 – Saturday 19 November 16.00
    Pop into your local library for a variety of inter faith colouring/quizzes/wordsearches.…

    Inter Faith Book Display

    Kirklees Libraries, HD1. 9.00 – Saturday 19 November 16.00
    We will be creating inter faith book displays across our Kirklees libraries. …

    Inter Faith Community Art Project and Assemblies

    Warren Road Primary School, BR6 6JF. 9.00 – Friday 18 November 15.30
    We are holding Inter Faith Assemblies through out the week. The first will launch a competition to design a picture which will be used for invitations and display posters for Inter Faith parent and community social functions designed to raise awareness and understanding of the diverse community around our school. Several parents are attending to explain what their faith is important to them. The final assembly is with a Hindu priest explaining why he became a priest.…

    A range of interfaith activities in lessons.

    St Bede's RC High School, Green Lane, Blackburn, BB2 4SR. 9.00 – Friday 18 November 16.00
    Pupils are writing postcards to pupils at another local school about aspects of their own faith and sharing their faith experiences. Lessons have taken place where pupils will learn about different world faiths and reflect on their own faith. Pupils will have question and answer lessons with staff from different faiths to explore and learn more about aspects of other religions. Pupils will contribute to a 'wall of faith' display with their own reflections of what faith means to them.…

    Mini exhibition of different faiths

    Social Space M15 in the Octagon Centre, The University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TN UK. 9.00 – Friday 18 November 17.00
    Mini exhibition of different faiths; a colourful display representing major world faiths.

    Inter Faith Week activities

    Pendle Primary School, Princess Ave, Clitheroe BB7 2AL. 9.00 – Friday 18 November 16.00
    Over the Week we enjoyed Indian dance sessions, a Faith Ambassador led assembly and listening to visitors of faith in school. Each pupil also created a piece of art which will form part of a whole school art installation.…

    Inter Faith Week Lessons

    Newcastle School for Boys, 30 West Ave, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 4ES. 9.00 – Friday 18 November 17.00
    Over the Week we celebrated Inter Faith Week in our lessons and wrote inter faith messages. …

    Inter Faith Week Celebrations

    St Joseph's R C Primary School, Wellington Rd, Todmorden OL14 5HP. 9.00 – Friday 18 November 17.00
    We used the Week across the school to continue to grow in our understanding of each other so we can continue to to celebrate the diversity within our school family. We held an assembly and taught inter faith lessons.…

    Inter Faith Week Lessons

    Cowley International College, Hard Lane, St Helens, Merseyside WA10 6PN. 9.00 – Friday 18 November 17.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week in College, there will be activities for students during RE lessons.…

    St. Michael’s RCP School in Chatham - Inter Faith Activities

    St. Michael's RCP School in Chatham, Kent ME4 6PX Hills Terrance
    St. Michael's RCP School in Chatham are going to

    * Hold an activity to mark the Inter Faith Week such as pupils singing and writing letters to care home residents
    * Hold an Inter Faith Week art or poetry competition

    In the classroom children will be learning about topics such as:
    • different faiths’ understandings of service and helping others: Caring Hands charity to deliver for pupils workshop
    • how people of different faiths and beliefs can live well together with respect - create a school blog.

    Celebration of Life

    Ridley's Cafe, St Elizabeth Hospice, 565 Foxhall Rd, Ipswich IP3 8LX. 10.00 – 11.30
    Learning more about the diverse groups of people who make up the East Suffolk and Ipswich community through open conversations over cake and coffee. …

    Food, Faith and Fiction

    Middlesex University, The Grove Building, Room G409, The Burroughs, Hendon, London NW4 4BT. 11.00 – 13.00
    A writing workshop celebrating the relationship between food and culture with celebrated Muslim poet Shamim Azad. Facilitated by Dr Ariel Kahn, Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing. You are invited to bring some vegetarian food to share.

    Letter to a child of another faith or belief

    Padbury Primary School, Buckinghamshire, MK18 2AP. 11.00 – 12.00
    The children in each class will write to another child of another faith or belief to find out more about their religion. We will tell them what we know so far, what we want to find out more on and how we as a faith school show our beliefs through different celebrations. …

    A Christian Theology of Interfaith Relations

    St Margaret’s Church, Windsor Street, Uxbridge, UB8 1AB. 12.00 – 13.00
    A seminar on 'A Christian Theology of Interfaith Relations'. …

    Afternoon Tea at Batley Welcome Club

    Batley Library, 14 Market Pl, Batley WF17 5DA. 13.00 – 15.00
    Afternoon tea for those who participated in the welcome club so far.…

    Inter Faith event - at the Financial Ombudsman Service

    E14 9SR. 13.00 – 14.00
    To celebrate this important week, we’re holding our own Inter Faith event, hosted by our Muslim Network, as part of our commitment to our diversity and inclusion objectives. We’ve invited all the faith networks at the organisation (including the Christian Network, the Sikh Network, the Jewish Network and the Hindu Network, and members of our Muslim Network will be hosting the event) to take part in a discussion about religion and what it means to us. Our aim is to bring together people of all faiths and beliefs and to celebrate our similarities but also to value and appreciate what makes us all different and unique.…

    Bristol Interfaith Week - Human LIbrary

    Multi Faith Chaplaincy, Bristol University, 1 Woodland Road Bristol BS8 1TB. 13.00 – 14.00
    Do you have unanswered questions about a particular faith or just want to know about how it’s like to be in the shoes of someone living with a specific religion? Join us for our first event for this year’s Interfaith Week! Pop down to the MFC to borrow a ‘human’ from a faith of your choice, serving as a book to have open conversation and hear stories from real people. It is an opportunity to challenge your own ideas and concerns to help build respectful relationships. There will also be free vegan soup!…

    Inter Faith Week Primary Event

    Meols Cop High School, Meols Cop Road, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 6JS. 13.15 – 14.45
    We are heading to a local primary school to lead a session with Primary students on different worldviews.…

    Inter Faith Cafe

    St Alban’s RC Primary School. 13.15 – Friday 18 November 15.00
    As a school with multi faith children We will be holding a cafe for key stage one and early years on Monday afternoon and on Friday afternoon for key stage 2. …

    Inter Faith Week Roadshow - Taunton

    Taunton Library, Paul St, Taunton TA1 3XZ. 13.30 – 15.30
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week we are travelling the county to share, celebrate and educate. Activities include: learning about other faiths, family & children's activities, talks, living book (15 minutes 1-1), meet new communities, stalls, Buddhist meditation and much much more... …

    Inter Faith Monday at the Movies

    Huddersfield Library, Princess Alexandra Walk, Huddersfield HD1 2SU. 14.00 – 16.00
    An inter faith movie screening at Huddersfield Library. …

    Holocaust Memorial Day - Stories of Faith: Victims, Survivors and Rescuers

    Zoom Meeting . 17.00 – 18.00
    This event explores the stories and experiences of different faith groups and individuals of faith during the Holocaust, Nazi persecutions and genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur. While highlighting the many different individual and collective experiences of people of faith it we will also discuss why Holocaust Memorial Day is a time when all faiths come together to remember those that suffered and to think about how we can stand together against identity-based bigotry, hatred and persecution today. …

    Panel: Defining faith, between religion and culture?

    Faculty of Divinity, University of Cambridge, CB3 9BS.. 17.15 – 18.30
    What does it mean to be a person of faith? What does faith mean to others? Approaching inter-faith or inter-religious relations, it is easy to make assumptions about terms based on our own background and experience. As part of UK Inter Faith Week, DivSoc Chair Lucy Lipfriend (an undergraduate student in the Faculty of Divinity, Cambridge) chairs discussion, inviting panellists to reflect on whether they identify as people of faith, and what the ingredients of such identity might be—cultural and/or religious.

    Inter Faith Monday at the Movies

    Batley Library, 14 Market Pl, Batley WF17 5DA. . 17.30 – 19.00
    FREE matinee showings to celebrate Inter Faith week.…

    Gaia - Hope and Despair

    Holy Trinity Church Boar Lane Leeds LS1 6HW. 18.00 – 21.00
    Hope and Unity through Diverse Voices: Leeds Church Institute and Leeds Sanctuary will be hosting an immersive evening of diverse voices and creative responses to climate change with the unique Gaia artwork installation as the backdrop. During this event taking place in interfaith week, you are invited to hear from a range of community speakers sharing their focus and faith about the climate crisis with the emphasis on our earth. Gaia is made of precise imagery from NASA’s visible earth series and will be a stimulating snapshot of viewing earth from space, taking on board the spatial architecture of Holy Trinity Church Leeds. A truly unique experience with a vision of hope and unity.…

    Inter Faith Week Event - God’s Justice in our World

    The Cathedral & Abbey Church of Saint Alban, Sumpter Yard, St Albans AL1 1BY (Entry via Visitors Entrance). 18.45 – 21.00
    In partnership with Luton based community initiative called GRASSROOTS Programme, The Church of England St Albans Diocese is hosting Inter Faith Week Event at St Albans Abbey.

    Besides input from different faiths, St Albans Abbey musicians have offered to play instrumental music and one of the school pupils are also making a presentation. For those interested, a short guided tour to the shrine of St Alban is also being arranged.

  • Tuesday 15 November

    Hats of Faith

    Stepping Hill Hospital, Poplar Grove, Hazel Grove, Stockport SK2 7JE
    We will visit the Treehouse unit and carry out art activities with the children focusing on the shared custom of head covering in different faiths. …

    Patient care: learning about the Baha’i belief

    Mytton Oak Rd, Shrewsbury SY3 8XQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    A session on the Baha'i belief led by John R Longcroft-Neal. Learning about simple steps that we can take to improve our patients experience of care when in our hospital.…

    Inter Faith Week learning

    The St Lawrence Academy, Doncaster Road, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, DN15 7DF
    Rev Julie Miles took students to the University Campus to showcase our TSLA interfaith display and network with other faith groups and community organisations.

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    The Olive School, Meins Rd, Blackburn BB2 6QQ
    Year 5 pupils celebrated Inter Faith Week today at the Olive School, Blackburn. Pupils had the opportunity to discuss values with different children from different backgrounds. …

    Inter Faith Week lesson

    Broadway Junior School, Springwell Road, Sunderland SR4 8NW
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week we welcomed three guest speakers into our classroom who talked about Christianity, Quakerism and Islam. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    Llansannor, Ystradowen, Cowbridge, CF71 7SZ
    In PS3 we held talking circles to discuss the importance of talking about other faiths and the important values of Inter Faith Week. …

    School Faith Forum

    Kings Norton Girls’ School and Sixth Form, Selly Oak Rd, Bournville, Birmingham B30 1HW
    Kings Norton Girls’ School hosted a Faith Forum for Year 8, GCSE and A Level RE students as part of Inter Faith Week with a panel of guests from different religions. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    Weston Primary School, Lambsickle Lane, Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 4RA
    Year 4 had a visit from the Tiratana Buddhist Order as part of Inter Faith Week. They learned about the traditions and beliefs of Buddhism and took part in a meditation session. …

    Multi Faith Zoom Call

    Laughton All Saints' C of E Primary School, High Street Laughton-en-le-Morthen Rotherham South Yorkshrie S25 1YF. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Laughton School took part in a multi faith zoom call where they had the opportunity to listen and learn from people from different faiths about their religion as part of Inter Faith Week. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    Madni Academy, 40-42 Scarborough Street, Savile Town, Dewsbury WF12 9AY
    We had an extended form session exploring 'why Inter Faith Week is important' where students watched a video by North Kirklees Inter Faith. …

    Inter Faith Week Lessons

    Cheam Common Juniors Academy, Kingsmead Avenue, Worcester Park, KT4 8UT
    Our Learning Council members have discussed with classes how religion can be celebrated and followed by anyone whether it is different or the same to someone else. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    East Ward Community Primary School, Willow Street, Bury BL9 7QZ
    Year 1 explored different religious items and discussed what different religions we have in our class. …

    Inter Faith breakfast

    Forest School. E17 3PY. 8.00 – 10.00
    Students from three schools join together for breakfast and talks from interfaith speakers as the students prepare for their leadership roles advocating for different faiths and beliefs…

    Breakfast forum: “We don’t talk religion or politics!”

    The Faith & Belief Forum, Star House, 104 Grafton Road, London NW5 4BA. 8.30 – 10.00
    Faith and belief can be integral to people’s identity, how they see the world, and what is important to them. Knowledgeable and inclusive workplaces, which understand lived experiences and are able to meet employees’ needs, are essential to enabling individuals, teams, and organisations to thrive. Yet faith and belief inclusion is often overlooked, sometimes out of fear of ‘getting it wrong’. We can help.

    This National Inter Faith Week, you are warmly invited to join The Faith & Belief Forum at our training space in Kentish Town for networking and discussion over breakfast. Presentations will explore the common myth that talking about religion is necessarily awkward and uncomfortable, and how this idea harms employers and employees. Get to know The Faith & Belief Forum's key principles for faith inclusion and how they can support workplaces to open up rather than close down sensitive conversations, enabling you to meet the needs of your diverse teams and support everyone to thrive at work.…

    Faith Trail in Huddersfield

    Huddersfield, HD1. 10.00 – 15.00
    An opportunity for people of all faiths, cultures and backgrounds to come together and learn about the diverse faiths and cultures and to make to friends. 4 different faiths will be participating Christian, Muslim, Hindu and Sikh.…

    Inter Faith Week Roadshow - Yeovil

    Yeovil Library, King George Street, Yeovil BA20 1PY. 10.00 – 12.00
    To celebrate Interfaith Week we are travelling the county to share, celebrate and educate. Activities include: learning about other faiths, family & children's activities, talks, living book (15 minutes 1-1), meet new communities, stalls, Buddhist meditation and much much more...…

    Different faith perspectives on the Nativity

    St. Augustine's Academy, Oakwood Road, Maidstone ME16 8AE. 10.15 – 11.15
    A multi-cultural and multi-faith perspective on the Nativity with activities such as artwork, poetry and tasting of Middle Eastern food. Working with a class of c30 Year 7 pupils.…

    The Dignity of Women - Scriptural Reflections

    The Blackley Centre Prospect View, Blackley, Elland, HX5 0TD. 11.00 – 20.00
    Religions for Peace UK Women of Faith Network presents a unique and informative exhibition highlighting the positive references on the status of women in the Sacred Scriptures of the Baha'i, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jain, Jewish, Muslim, Sikh and Zoroastrian Religions.

    To register for free visit: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-dignity-of-women-scriptural-reflections-exhibition-tickets-427954462317…

    Faith and Crafts

    SU Hall, St Mary's Students Union, St Mary's University, Waldegrave Rd, Twickenham TW1 4SX. 12.00 – 14.00
    Come along to the SU Hall to learn about how different faiths express themselves through art and crafts. …

    Finding my inner peace

    The University of Sheffield Western Bank Sheffield S10 2TN UK. 12.00 – 13.00
    Panel discussion with representatives of Buddhism, Christianity, Humanism and Islam.…

    Schools Festivals of Peace

    St Mark’s Church, Longwood and St John’s Church, Golcar, Huddersfield, HD3 4SZ. 13.00 – Wednesday 16 November 15.00
    Local schools coming together to make presentations on the theme of peace.…

    Interfaith Week: Introduction to meditation session

    Multifaith Chaplaincy, Tremough Barton, Cottage 8, Penryn TR10 9EZ. 14.00 – 16.00
    The Multifaith Chaplaincy team invite you to join us in marking Interfaith Week by attending an Introduction to Meditation session with Sophie Muir from the local Buddhist community.

    Sophie will lead us in meditation, and this will be followed by a Q&A. No previous meditation experience required.…

    Christian-Muslim Relations: Remembering Kenneth Cragg

    Centre for Muslim-Christian Studies, The Song School, 109A Iffley Road, Oxford, OX4 1EH. 14.30 – 16.00
    On the 10th anniversary of the death of Bishop Kenneth Cragg, we are hosting a panel discussion with Q&A. Cragg was an eminent scholar of Christian-Muslim relations and an original Christian thinker who read the Qur'an and Bible comparatively. He devoted his life to the interaction between Muslims and Christians as an active churchman and pastor who spent time in the Middle East. He was a prolific writer over a wide variety of genres, from academic papers to translations of Arabic texts, to poems and prayers for interfaith occasions. Cragg was also influential in bringing Islam to the general readership of the Anglican Church from the mid-twentieth century onwards.…

    Talk - After Belsen: Christian Encounters with Jews in the Aftermath of the Holocaust

    Avenue Campus, Highfield Rd, Southampton SO17 1BF. 18.00 – 19.30
    In post-war occupied Germany British and American Christians encountered Jews who had survived the years of Nazi persecution. In liberated concentration camps and Displaced Person centres, through interfaith campaigns and the immigration movement to Mandate Palestine, army chaplains, relief workers, and interfaith activists listened to survivor testimony. They witnessed the rebuilding of Jewish community life, debated their understanding of antisemitism, and advocated causes which could shape the future of Jews in Europe and elsewhere. This lecture will explore some of these unique stories of Christian-Jewish encounters in the wake of the Holocaust.…

    Feast of Faiths

    John Storer House, Wards End, Loughborough, Leics LE11 3HA. 18.00 – 21.00
    The return of popular annual activity, hosted by Loughborough Council of Faiths: food, fun and frolics!…

    Introduction to Hinduism

    Octagon Room, University College, The Castle, Palace Green, Durham DH1 3RW. 18.30 – 20.00
    Durham Hindu Society are holding an 'Introduction to Hinduism' talk. …

    The Lampedusa Cross

    ME1. 19.00 – 20.30
    An online talk on "The Lampedusa Cross" presented by Rev'd Canon Dr Gordon Giles. A Q&A will follow. …

  • Wednesday 16 November

    Learning about spiritual traditions and practices

    Royal United Hospital, Combe Park, Bath BA1 3NG. 0.00 – 0.00
    Meet the Spiritual Care team and representatives of world faiths at the hospital's Lansdown Restaurant. There's live music and a chance to find out about spiritual traditions & practices from around the world. Everyone welcome to stop by - all faiths and none…

    Inter Faith Week School Presentation

    St Giles C of E Academy, Skinner Lane, Pontefract, West Yorkshire WF8 1HG
    Class 5 created poster presentations for Inter Faith Week. We have studied Hinduism and how they show respect within their religion.…

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    Whitefield Community Primary School, Victoria Ave, Whitefield, Manchester M45 6DP
    Year 3 created beautiful Mandala patterns during Inter-Faith Week. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    St John's RC Primary School, Ann Street, Rochdale, Lancashire OL11 1EZ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 1 have been learning about Islam for Inter Faith Week. They listened and sequenced the story of Muhammad. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    St Albans School, Abbey Gateway, St Albans, AL3 4HB. 0.00 – 0.00
    First Formers heard a talk about Jewish Life from Rabbi Berger as part of Inter Faith Week. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    Fordbridge Community Primary School, Crabtree Drive, Chelmsley Wood, Birmingham B37 5BU. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 2 created decorated elephants today as part of our inter Faith Week lessons on Buddhist festivals. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    St. Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Woodchurch Road, Oxton, Wirral CH43 5UT
    Year 4 have been learning about Hinduism as part of Inter Faith Week. They learned about the festival of Diwali and made Rangoli patterns. …

    Managing Spiritual Wellbeing in the Workplace

    Connect Church Ashby Road, DN16 1NR. 9.00 – 13.00
    As part of 'Inter Faith Week' 2022 we would like to invite you, on behalf of your organisation, to attend a free workshop held by the local faith community which we believe will help you and your organisation ensure that people of all faiths and none are made welcome and feel safe when at work. The workshop, delivered by 'The Equality Practice', will cover various topics including: Having respect and value for differences;Understanding unconscious bias, prejudice and stereotyping; Mythbusting and removing stigmas; and The legal requirements of the Equality Act 2010
    There will also be representatives from our local faith communities present, who will be able to share from their own experiences.

    Celebrating Difference

    St Paul's Way Primary School, 32 St Paul's Way, Bow, London E3 4AL. 12.00 – 15.30
    For our Inter Faith afternoon, we will start by introducing Inter Faith Week and we will be linking this to Anti-Bullying Week as well as the UN rights. Each year group has been given a different faith and they will learn about how the faith started, main beliefs, special places, holy books, festivals and symbols with their meanings. We will then be having an Art activity (Spirited Arts) with a focus on the theme “We have far more in common with each other than that which divides us". …

    Tour of new Muslim Prayer Room

    Tremough House Annex University Campus Penryn TR10 9EZ. 12.00 – 12.45
    Interested to see the new Muslim Prayer Room? Keen to learn about the role of prayer within Islam? Join us for this Interfaith Week tour. In October a new dedicated Muslim Prayer Room opened on campus. During Interfaith Week 2022, we are organising a tour of the new space for all interested staff and students. This will be a special opportunity to see the space and learn more about the role and practice of prayer within Islam. The tour will be led by Dr Habib Ullah and Ibrahim Bornoma, members of our campus community who use the room for prayer.…

    Inter Faith Celebrations

    West Thames College, London Road, Isleworth TW7 4HS. 12.00 – 14.00
    We will be showcasing students work about their faiths. Hounslow friends of faith will be visiting the college with artefacts from different faiths. Students will be demonstrating turban tying and Hijab tying. We will have foods from different faiths.

    Tandem Learning

    The University of Sheffield Western Bank Sheffield S10 2TN UK. 12.00 – 13.00
    This course is open to students and staff, and aims to facilitate discussion and reflection on different belief or no belief identities. It hopes to support all people seeking clarification for themselves of what their identity might be or become; or for all who simply wish to share something of their spiritual journey.

    https://students.sheffield.ac.uk/bnbr-life-centre/tandem-learning…

    Language learning in/as religious education

    Cambridge and London, CB1. 12.30 – 13.45
    Drawing on research from Luxembourg (Dr Anastasia Badder, University of Cambridge) and the UK (Dr Jo-Ann Myers, Leo Baeck College), this conversational seminar considers the significance of Hebrew learning in Jewish school settings.

    Dr Badder's case study focuses on a complementary Sunday school, while Dr Myers' began with a pluralist Jewish primary school in outer London. Exchanging their learning, this event will open up questions about the nature of progress in Progressive contexts, and the significance of language literacy as a component of community identity.
    Coordinated by the Cambridge Interfaith Programme, the event will include discussants from other traditions.…

    Woolf Institute Research Afternoon

    Woolf Institute, Madingley Road, Cambridge, CB3 0UB . 14.30 – 18.45
    Join the Woolf Institute to hear from its multidisciplinary researchers from around the world. For one afternoon, the Woolf Institute research team will convene in Cambridge to discuss their research and propose ideas for the future. We hope that the research afternoon will offer a unique opportunity to evaluate and further develop our diverse research into contemporary religion and society.…

    Faith Market in the Students’ Union

    The University of Sheffield Western Bank Sheffield S10 2TN UK. 15.30 – 17.00
    Representatives of different faiths and none will be there to explain their beliefs, answer questions, and engage in discussion.…

    Inter Faith Boccia Event

    Mirfield, HD5. 17.00 – 19.00
    Boccia is an extremely accessible form of indoor bowling suitable for all ages and abilities and was designed specifically for athletes with a disability affecting locomotor function. In this event small teams of up to 5 people will compete in a friendly quick-fire tournament with refreshments at the end. Teams are welcome from everyone whether part of a faith community or not. …

    Establishment of Faith Compact between Coventry Faith groups and Coventry City Council

    Coventry City Council House, Earl street, Coventry CV1 5RR. 17.00 – 19.00
    Establishment of a Faith Compact for the City, a joint commitment between faith communities and Coventry City Council to a set of principles that guide engagement, aiming to improve collaborative partnerships, and to promote open, practical working at all levels. Supported by Daniel Singleton national executive director of Faith Action to provide learning from other local authorities who have undertaken this concept over the years. …

    Equity and Equality in Islam

    ME1. 18.00 – 19.30
    An online talk on "Equity and Equality in Islam" presented by Maulana Irfan Patel and Sheikh Adber Rahman. A Q&A will follow. …

    Islamic Circle - Islamophobia

    SLB 207, Spring Lane Building, Liverpool L3 5GE. 18.00 – 21.00
    As part of the JMSU Inter Faith and Culture Week, the Islamic Society (ISOC) will be hosting a very special edition of their Islamic Circles, related to the topic of Islamophobia. Join us for our interactive discussion to develop, explore and enhance our knowledge on Islamaphobia through the lense of Islam. Anyone is welcome from any faith or background.

    Millichap Peace Fund Lecture: Action Against Modern Slavery: The Response of the UK

    Zoom Meeting, HR4
    A talk by Prof. Gary Craig on the topic of 'action against modern slavery' looking at the response of the UK. Prof. Craig is Honorary Professor at York University, visiting Professor at Newcastle & St John’s York Universities. He was a founding member of The Wilberforce Institute, Hull, which is now a world leader in the study of modern slavery. …

    Unite!

    Zoom, LE1. 19.30 – 20.30
    An online presentation showcasing the Bahá'í perspective on the purpose of religion - including readers from a variety of faith backgrounds. "Religion should unite all hearts and cause wars and disputes to vanish from the face of the earth; it should give birth to spirituality, and bring light and life to every soul. If religion becomes a cause of dislike, hatred and division, it would be better to be without it... Any religion which is not a cause of love and unity is no religion." ('Abdu'l-Bahá)…

  • Thursday 17 November

    Interfaith Community: Faith Writings and Loneliness

    University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath BA2 7AY
    Listen as Orthodox Nun and Visiting Local Faith Leader Mother Sarah is joined by students from the Christian Union and the Islamic Society to discuss how faith writings can help with feelings of loneliness and isolation. The panel share Christian, Islamic and Buddhist writings that have proved helpful to them. Interfaith Community: Faith Writings and Loneline: https://soundcloud.com/uniofbath/interfaith-community-faith-writings-loneliness.…

    Presentation on caring for patients who are Jehova’s Witnesses

    Heath Road , Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4 5PD. 0.00 – 0.00
    Presentation on caring for patients who are Jehova's Witnesses. By Howard Pollock.…

    Faith Cafe

    Our Lady's Roman Catholic High School, Alworth Rd, Manchester M9 0RP
    The Youth SVP group are holding a Faith Cafe on Thursday break and lunch for all Our Lady's Staff and Pupils to come along and discuss their beliefs over some refreshments!…

    Inter Faith Week School Event

    Meadows Primary School and Nursery, Riddings Cl, Telford TF1 5HF
    The children will learn about Hindu Ramayan, with the help from a dance group called West End in School. They will carry out sessions with each year group of children. …

    Inter Faith School Talk

    St Matthews C Of E Primary School, Church Rd, Donnington, Telford TF2 7PZ
    Interfaith Telford visited St Matthews C Of E Primary School as part of Inter Faith Week. …

    Learning about Hinduism

    Bloemfontein Primary School, The Middles, Stanley, Co. Durham DH9 6AG. 0.00 – Thursday 24 November 0.00
    Year 3 learning about Hinduism Year 3 with a visitor.…

    Inter Faith Week Visit to Church and Mosque

    St Lawrence Academy, Doncaster Rd, Scunthorpe DN15 7DF
    14 of our RE leaders students visited St Lawrence Church in the morning and heard about its history. In the afternoon students walked down to the Central Mosque where they were able to observe the mid day prayers and have a tour of the mosque.

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    Witton Church Walk Primary School, Church Walk, Northwich CW9 5QQ
    We will have a visit from a Christian to talk about there religion as part of Inter Faith Week. We will also fold an assembly about different faiths. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    Mayflower Primary School, Upper North Street, London E14 6DU
    We send up stalls for different religions and the children went round to look at the information and ask questions. …

    An Inter Faith Week presentation on Sikhi and Sikhs in the Indian Army

    . 0.00 – 0.00
    A presentation on Teams, weaving together a story of Sikhi, Sikhs in the Indian Army, and stories from Sikhs in the Forces found on the streets of London.

    An Inter Faith Week presentation on Sikhi and Sikhs in the Indian Army

    . 0.00 – 0.00
    A presentation on Teams, weaving together a story of Sikhi, Sikhs in the Indian Army, and stories from Sikhs in the Forces found on the streets of London.

    Online diversity conference for KS1/2 on the theme of ‘Home’

    Kirklees, HD1. 9.00 – 17.00
    An online inter faith event for primary schools. Two sessions will enable younger and older primary-aged pupils to meet local faith representatives and find out how they practice faith in their daily lives.…

    Celebrating all faiths, with bulb planting

    The Nook, Pigot Lane, Framingham Earl, NR14 7PX. 10.00 – 12.00
    The Nook would like to invite you to come and join us to plant a bulb in a pot to mark this week and to bring together people of all faiths, diversities, beliefs and cultures. Whether it is to plant a bulb for peace or remembrance or to acknowledge a particular faith, all are welcome as we come together. The morning will consist of planting a bulb, tea/coffee, cookies and chatting with others if you would like to.…

    Thrive: Faith in a Diverse Workforce

    Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, OX3 0BP. 11.00 – 12.00
    As an enterprise, startup or established business, you work with people of faith every day without thinking about it. Faith is often an integral part of someone's life - it determines their values, daily routine, and even investment and spending habits. This workshop will introduce some ways in which you can be faith-inclusive in your working practice to improve your relationships with investors, customers, staff and partners.

    This workshop will be run by Reverend Kate Harford as part of Thrive and Interfaith Week.…

    Drop-in at the Multifaith Chaplaincy, hosted with local Orthodox community

    Multifaith Chaplaincy, Tremough Barton, Cottage 8, Penryn TR10 9EZ. 14.00 – 16.00
    On Thursday 17 November, as part of our events for Interfaith Week, our regular drop-in will be co-hosted by Father Nikitas, Elizabeth and Constantine from the local Orthodox Community. Everyone is welcome to come along, but this session may be particularly of interest to any students who are Orthodox or interested in finding out more about the Orthodox faith.…

    Inclusivity in Islam

    Islamic Prayer Room, Grey College, South Rd, Durham DH1 3LG. 18.00 – 20.00
    Durham Islamic Society hold a talk on 'Inclusivity of Islam'. …

    Psalms in Interfaith Contexts

    Online, OX1. 18.00 – 19.00
    Spurring Colonialism and Slavery: Protestants and Catholics United in their Use of Psalm 132

    When we think about Catholic and Protestant interpretation of Scripture during the contentious period of the 16th-17thcenturies, we have come to expect difference and conflict. Yet the reception of Psalm 132 manifests a unified interpretive stance that promotes a unified aim: colonialism and enslavement. This presentation explores the ways in which European religious and political rivals took Psalm 132 as a goad and guide to conquer new lands and peoples.…

    Scriptural Reasoning and the Refugee Crisis

    Grays Court 3 Nursery Road Edgbaston Birmingham B15 3JX. 19.00 – 20.00
    Join us during Inter Faith Week for an introduction to Scriptural Reasoning! Scriptural Reasoning is a tool for inter faith dialogue, where people of different faiths gather and reflect on short passages from their scriptures together. With a faith representative from Judaism, Christianity, and Islam we'll go over the basics of Scriptural Reasoning then put what we've learned into action looking at the topic of the refugee crisis. Our hope is that you'll leave confident in how to engage in Scriptural Reasoning and inspired to use this tool for interfaith dialogue in your own group settings.…

  • Friday 18 November

    Inter faith breakfast session with students

    Our Lady & Saint John Catholic College, North Road, Blackburn BB1 1PY
    Friday 18th Nov BwD Interfaith Forum members will be visiting the Roman Catholic Our Lady and St John College on North Rd Blackburn to take part in a School/college Breakfast session with their Religious Study Students. This is so they can explore questions raised by their students.…

    Inter Faith Day

    Blessed Trinity RC College, Ormerod Road, Burnley, Lancashire BB10 3AA
    An Inter-Faith Day with Bollywood Dancing, a Shabbat Meal, talks from Pastor Mick, Fr David and Afrasiab Anwar, among others, as well as practising Buddhist Meditation.…

    Inter Faith Class

    St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Vivian Road, Harborne, Birmingham B17 0DN
    Year 3 have started learning about Judaism for Inter Faith Week. Today we focused on Jewish signs and symbols. We also discussed how every child has the right to practise their religion and how we should respect and tolerate the decisions of others.…

    Inter Faith Class

    St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Vivian Road, Harborne, Birmingham, West Midlands, B17 0DN
    Year 2 have been illustrating the story of Rama and Sita for Inter Faith Week. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    St. Joseph & St. Bede R.C. Primary, Danesmoor Drive, Bury, Lancs. BL9 6ER
    On Friday Class 4 learned about Judaism and we all made our very own Torah. Each Torah had a Star Of David. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    Trinity & St Michael's CE and Methodist Primary School, Out Ln, Croston, Preston, Leyland PR26 9HJ
    Year Six enjoyed shared their knowledge for Inter Faith Week on Judaism. They presented a play on the story of Moses and introduced KS2 to Passover and the significance of its celebration.…

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    Trinity & St Michael's CE and Methodist Primary School, Out Ln, Croston, Preston, Leyland PR26 9HJ
    During Interfaith week Year 1 looked into the Judaism and had a go at making a Sukkah to celebrate harvest.…

    Inter Faith Week Discussions

    Dauntsey's School, West Lavington, Devizes, Wiltshire SN10 4HE
    We will welcome a number of guests from local faith groups to lead discussions with our Sixth Form as part of Inter Faith Week.…

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    St Barnabas CE Primary School, Knowlesly Road, Darwen, Lancashire BB3 2JA
    As part of Inter Faith week, Year 3 tasted a selection of Sunnah Food. During a workshop with Miss Kachwalla, the class learnt about some of the food that Prophet Muhammad liked. We tried olives, dates, pomegranate, melon, cucumber, cheese, pitta bread and yoghurt!…

    Inter Faith Day

    Shelf Junior and Infant School, HX3 7LT
    Whole school day off time table, with visitors from the local mosque and gurdwara, followed by practical experience led activities from each year group. …

    Eden’s Interfaith Breakfast 2022

    Eden Girls' School, Waltham Forest, Blackhorse Ln, London E17 5SD. 9.30 – 11.30
    As part of our Inter Faith Week celebrations, we are holding our annual ‘Eden Interfaith Breakfast 2022’ event. We have invited faith leaders, community representatives, local schoolteachers and pupils. It will consist of interfaith dialogue and discussion, group activities and opportunities for networking too. …

    Inter Faith Week Roadshow - Glastonbury

    Glastonbury Library, 1 Orchard Court, Glastonbury BA6 9JB. 10.00 – 12.00
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week we are travelling the county to share, celebrate and educate. Activities include: learning about other faiths, family & children's activities, talks, living book (15 minutes 1-1), meet new communities, stalls, Buddhist meditation and much much more...…

    Inter Faith Week Webinar

    Southern Health NHS Fdn Trust HQ, Calmore, Southampton SO40 2RZ. 15.00 – 16.00
    Trust wide all staff discussion with a cup of tea and a biscuit, for a real 'Feel Good Friday'.…

    The concept of God in my Holy Scripture

    Hounslow TW3 3RG. 18.00 – 19.00
    Ahmadiyya Muslim Women's Association, Hounslow North Branch, is hosting an online interfaith event to learn about the key concept of religion - God - from Hindu, Christian and Muslim perspective. The aim of this event is to provide the opportunity to learn and have better understanding with references from the Holy scriptures of the three major religions. Women and children are welcome from all faiths or no faith. …

    Remembering the History of the Little Blue Church

    Little Blue Church, 330 Abbey Lane, Leicester, LE4 2AB. 19.00 – 20.30
    Illustrated presentation with photos and stories. Come and also share your stories! What are your memories of coming to Sunday School, or Youth Club, the Health Centre or other times and events? …

  • Saturday 19 November

    Milton Keynes University Hospital Chaplaincy team - Sponsored Walk around faith communities in Milton Keynes

    Milton Keynes University Hospital
    A sponsored walk taking in different faith communities around Milton Keynes with a 20 minute stop at each place of worship to speak to whoever is gathered about our goal to make our hospital chaplaincy service more diverse as relating to faith and belief. …

    Inter Faith Walk in Croydon

    A Hindu Temple Lohana Community Complex, P V Raichura Centre, Church Road, off Lower Coombe Street, Croydon CR0 1SH. 10.00 – 14.00
    An Inter Faith Walk in Croydon stopping to visit a Hindu Temple, A Mosque, The Minster and finishing with lunch at the Gurdwara. Come on the whole walk or join in at one of the venues. …

    Faith and Domestic Abuse Conference in Leicester

    Belgrave Neighbourhood Centre, Rothley Street, Leicester LE4 6LF. 10.00 – 14.00
    Free conference with aim of raising awareness about the relation between domestic abuse and faith. Speakers include Leicester City Councillors Ashiedu Joel, Manjit Kaur Saini, Nita Solanki; Meena Kumari, H.O.P.E. Training & Consultancy; Kartar Singh Bring, Head of Chaplaincy, University Hospitals Leicester; Yasmin Surti, Secretary, Federation of Muslim Organisations; Superintendent Manjit Atwal, QPM Head of Delivery, Violence Against Women and Girls (College of Policing); Asha Gosai, Domestic Violence Caseworker, Zinthya Trust; Pastor Ruth Olugbenga. …

    Tree planting family day

    The Gatehouse Holnicote, Minehead TA24 8TJ. 11.00 – 16.00
    The day will be spent planting saplings on the estate. Contribute to the restoration of the forest and help to reverse the decline of nature. All faiths and none welcome.

    COA Divine Moon Inter Faith Moot

    The Bell, Birmingham Road, Walsall WS53JP. 12.00 – 14.00
    Gathering of all faiths to chat, network and make friends in an informal setting.…

    Inter-Faith tour of Worcester Cathedral

    Worcester Cathedral, College Yard, Worcester WR1 2LA. 14.00 – 16.00
    Worcester Cathedral has been a place of Christian prayer and worship for fourteen centuries. Join us for an inter faith tour led by an expert tour guide. The tour will end with tea, coffee and cake in the cloisters.

    Harmony of Religions: A Basic Bahá’í Principle

    Quaker Meeting House, 16 Queens Road, Leicester LE2 1WP. 15.00 – 16.30
    Public talk on one of the central teachings of the Bahá’í Faith: the essential harmony of religions, with Khazeh Fananapazir. "... he who longs for light welcomes it from whatever source it comes." ('Abdul-Bahá)…

    Justice and Threat of World War 3

    ME1. 19.00 – 20.30
    An online talk on 'Justice and Threat of World War 3' presented by Zafeer Zartash, Imam of the Ahmadiyya Mosque. …

  • Sunday 20 November

    Sharing the message of Noah’s Pudding.

    St Mary's Church, Wanley St, Blyth NE24 1DP. 0.00 – 0.00
    Blyth St. Mary's Church hosted our North East Branch and NEDES volunteers for Sunday service. After service, our volunteers served Noah's Puddings to the community. Our volunteers shared information about Dialogue Society and the story of Noah's Pudding.…

    Inter Faith Week - Learning about Hannukah

    Wharton CE Primary School, Greville Dr, Winsford CW7 3EP. 0.00 – Wednesday 23 November 0.00
    Cherry class learned about Hannukah this week and then created a piece of art using the wax resist technique to show what a Hanukkiah candle looks like…

    Celebrating Harrow’s Inter Faith

    Headstone Manor & Museum, Pinner View Harrow, HA2 6PX. 11.00 – 15.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2022, this exhibition will look at celebrating what inter faith means in Harrow. It will be spotlighting those who have paved the way to increase awareness of the different faith communities in the borough. The exhibition will be opened by our Mayor at 11am. …

    Light For Leeds - An Inter Faith Week event

    Kirkstall Abbey, Abbey Walk, Kirkstall, Leeds, LS5 3EH. 12.00 – 16.00
    Featuring representatives of different faiths and non-faith organisations, and celebrating what we have in common. There will be stalls in the Rose Room, Kirkstall Abbey's Visitor Centre and outdoor performances.

    Watford Inter Faith Pilgrimage

    Watford and District Synagogue, 16 Nascot Rd, Watford, WD17 4YE. 12.00 – 17.30
    A walk between six places of worship in Watford Town Centre starting at the Watford and District Synagogue.

    The pilgrims will visit six places of worship, starting at the Watford and District Synagogue where refreshments will be served and all will be welcomed, and will finish at the Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurdwara, with some hot food. At each place of worship there will be a talk and a chance to ask questions.…

    “Any Questions”  Inter-faith discussion

    Chesham mosque, 212 Bellingdon Road, Chesham, Buckinghamshire HP5 2NN. 14.30 – 17.00
    A panel of faith leaders, Rev Jeremy Moodey (General Synod) Rabbi Neil Janes (South Bucks Jewish Community) and Ibrahim Ameen (Chair of Chesham mosque) will answer audience questions on topical issues from their faith perspective. The format will be in the style of the BBC 'Any Questions' show. All who are supportive of aims of our inter-faith organisation 'Beyond Difference' which are to promote friendship and deepen understanding between those of different faiths are welcome to attend.…

    Jewish-Muslim solidarity in Britain against the rise of Fascism / Nazism c1933-1942

    . 19.00 – 20.30
    Robert Kanter will explore some case studies to highlight the complexities and underlying anxieties which characterised the relations between Jews and Muslim and their solidarity in Britain against the rise of Fascism / Nazism c1933-1942.

  • Monday 21 November

    Inter Faith Class

    St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Vivian Road, Harborne, Birmingham, West Midlands, B17 0DN
    As part of Inter Faith Week, Year 6 have been exploring Islam and making lots of links to Christianity. They have beautifully explained the importance of freedom of thought and belief as well as tolerance and mutual respect. …

    Inter Faith Lesson

    Madley Primary School, Madley, Hereford, HR2 9PH
    Year 6 have been exploring why people have different beliefs and what affects these beliefs.
    They had the opportunity to speak to Midge, who follows the Baha'i faith, as part of Inter Faith week.…

    Scriptural Reasoning

    Haberdashers' Boys' School, Butterfly Lane, Elstree, Herts, WD6 3AF
    Coinciding with Interfaith Week, Year 13 students took part in a Scriptural Reasoning activity where they explored religious texts through the lens of communality and the Jain assembly led a meditation session for students to participate in.…

    School Inter Faith Week

    Cardiff Muslim Primary School, Merthyr St, Cardiff CF24 4JL. 0.00 – Thursday 24 November 0.00
    This Week is Inter Faith Week at our school. We started the week with an assembly discussing some of the similarities and differences between Islam and other religions.
    We also had a very important reminder on how we should learn about other religions and respect them. On Friday we welcomed some guests from the Christian faith, Jewish faith and Sikh faith to discuss their faith in an assembly with the juniors. Parampreet Singh from the Sikh Gurdwara in Cardiff represented the Sikh faith (online); Reverand Emma Ackland from the Anglican Church in Barry, represented the Christian faith; and Diana Soffa, a member from the Cardiff Jewish progressive community represented the Jewish faith. This was followed by a Q&A session by the children for our guests.…

    Inter Faith Week visits from guest speakers

    The Roundhouse, Roundhouse Rd, Derby DE24 8JE. 9.07 – Friday 25 November 23.59
    Visits from guest speakers who have shared their knowledge and experiences. …

    Speed Dialogue

    St Mary's University Waldegrave Road Strawberry Hill TW1 4SX. 16.30 – 18.00
    St Mary's University and Richmond Interfaith Forum invite you to a Speed Dialogue event at the University where you will have the opportunity to meet and share perspectives with a number of different faiths and beliefs through a 'speed dating' format. We particularly welcome young people.…

    Reorienting Christian Understandings of Judaism: Insights from Biblical Scholarship

    Online, Oxford Interfaith Forum, OX1. 18.00 – 19.00
    Biblical scholarship involves seeking understanding of venerable documents by exploring their literary, socio-cultural and historical contexts in order to understand their meanings in the past and for the present. This presentation explores what it might mean for Christians to draw upon the resources of recent biblical scholarship as a catalyst for reorienting their understanding of Jewish life, past and present, in relation to their own faith. It will unfold in four sections:

    * Key developments in biblical scholarship: an argument for recalibrating how Christians
    have understood Judaism
    * Recent scholarly perspectives on the Pharisees: a case in point
    * Peering behind and beyond the scholars’ methods: new perspectives on “old” texts
    * Church life and biblical scholarship: becoming “religious-critical” interpreters of Scripture…

  • Tuesday 22 November

    School visit to St Albans Cathedral

    St Albans Cathedral, St Albans AL1 1BY
    Forms 3,4,5 and 6 will visit St Albans Cathedral as part of Inter Faith Week. …

    Inter Faith Class

    St Giles C of E Academy, Skinner Lane, Pontefract, West Yorkshire WF8 1HG
    Class 6 have been researching Sikhism and have produced some fantastic pieces of work.…

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