Activities calendar

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

  • Sunday 8 November

    Inter Faith Week in the UK - an article


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

    Inter Faith Week Buddies

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

    Sunday Breakfast slot

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

    Inter Faith Week 2020: The First Day on EAVA FM

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

    EAVA FM presents “Leicester Calling!”

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

  • Monday 9 November

    Music for Inter Faith Week - a celebration on hospital radio

    Nottingham Hospitals Radio Nottingham University Hospital Queens Medical Centre Derby Road Nottingham NG7 2UH
    Nottingham Hospitals Radio invited its chaplaincy team to choose tracks to mark Inter Faith Week.…

    EAVA FM presents “Leicester Calling!”

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

  • Tuesday 10 November

    Inter Faith Panel

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

    EAVA FM presents “Leicester Calling!”

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

  • Wednesday 11 November

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

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

    Celebrating Inter Faith Week with peace, respect and harmony - an article

    Luton Newsdesk Luton. 0.00 – 0.00
    Article for @LutonNewsDesk by David Jonathan of Grassroots and Luton Council of Faiths about Inter Faith Week and activities for it in Luton.…

    Faith in LGBT+ Community

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

    EAVA FM presents “Leicester Calling!”

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

  • Thursday 12 November

    Premier Radio Inter Faith Week interview with Aled Jones about music and faith

    Premier Christian Radio, 22 Chapter St, Westminster, London SW1P 4NP. 0.00 – 0.00
    Aled Jones has become passionate about helping people of all faiths and none find solace in sacred music and find wisdom in holy texts. His latest album, and the book that accompanies it, is called Blessings. Both draw inspiration from…

    Interfaith - Stronger Together

    Voice of Islam Radio, Baitul Futuh Mosque, 181 London Road, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5PT. 0.00 – 0.00
    Radio discussion on 'DriveTime' on topics: "How Islam champions interfaith harmony and tolerance" and "Dialogue and respect bring communities together".…

    How do you feel about engaging with people of other faiths?

    Premier Christian Radio. 22 Chapter St, Westminster, London SW1P 4NP
    Do you feel threatened - worrying that they might try to convince you out of your belief? Or do you immediately go into evangelism mode - trying to convince them? Is it somehow fascinating to you to see where the…

    The Precious Gift of End of Life Care

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

    EAVA FM presents “Leicester Calling!”

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

  • Friday 13 November

    A dialogue about faith and the pandemic

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

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

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

    EAVA FM presents “Leicester Calling!”

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

  • Saturday 14 November

    EAVA FM presents “Leicester Calling!”

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

  • Sunday 15 November

    Mike Shaft interview on church and mosque twinning

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

    Inter Faith Week 2020: The Last Day on EAVA FM

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

    EAVA FM presents “Leicester calling!”

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

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