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…

  • Sunday 27 October

    A Joint Service on ‘Service in the Community’

    Padiham Unitarian Chapel, Church Street, Padiham, BB12 8JH. 9.30 – 12.00
    Join us for a joint service on 'Service in the Community' - a coming together of the Christian, Muslim and Jewish faiths.

    "Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth."…

  • 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.

  • Thursday 7 November

    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.…

    An evening of Remembrance

    Sale High School Main Hall, Norris Road, Sale, M33 3JR. 19.30 – 21.30
    On the occasion where we Muslims celebrate the Life of our Prophet Muhammed (peace be upon him), we would like to extend the invitation to our neighbours (of any faith and no faith).

    Our special guest who…

  • Friday 8 November

    London’s Monthly Inter Faith Ceremony

    Essex Unitarian Church, 112 Palace Gardens Terrace, London, W8 4RT. 19.00 – 20.30
    Led by Interfaith Minister Rev Alison Trower, this service will include music, prayer, reflection, silence, community connection & the beautiful Threshold Choir.

    You are welcome to arrive from 6:45pm & we will be completed by 8:30pm with…

  • Saturday 9 November

    Universal Peace Prayers for World Peace

    Garden Room of Southernhay United Reformed Church, Dix’s Field, Exeter, EX1 1QA. 10.30 – 11.30
    “Universal Peace Prayers for World Peace” to mark the start of Inter Faith Week – led by Ravi Nathwani. Refreshments will be served after the prayers.…

    Remembrance Service

    The Scout War Memorial (rear of Nature Centre), Cannon Hill Park, Pershore Road, Birmingham B5 7RL. 10.45 – 11.30
    Annual service of remembrance.…

    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

    Christian Science Church Service and Open Afternoon

    Second Church of Christ, Scientist, Birmingham, 4 The Wharf, Bridge Street, Birmingham B1 2JS. 10.30 – 15.30
    Open Day with invitation to attend a one hour church service between 10.30am and 11.30am. Opportunity to look around the church after 11.30am with members and Sunday School pupils on hand to answer questions about our faith and practice.…

    Remembrance Service

    Halifax Cenotaph, Duffy's Park, King Street, Halifax, HX1 1QL. 10.45 – 12.15
    10:45am Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Cenotaph
    11:15am Service of Remembrance and the launch of a two week long exhibition about Anne Frank. There will be an Interfaith presence and involvement in both of these.

    Remembrance Day

    Marsden Building Society, 6-20 Russell St, Nelson, BB9 7NJ. 13.30 – 14.45
    Join faith leaders from local Churches and Mosques along with the community for a Remembrance day parade that will bring together people of all faiths and none to commemorate our fallen heroes.

    Parade start: 1:30pm (Marsden…

    Inter Faith Remembrance Service

    St Augustine's Church, Summers Street, Swindon, SN2 2HA. 16.00 – 17.00
    On Remembrance Sunday we continue the theme of remembrance, this time especially remembering those who have suffered from persecution because of their religious beliefs. An hour of readings, poetry, and prayers.…

    Inter Faith Family Fortunes

    Clifton Road Mosque, 17 Clifton Road, Balsall Heath, Birmigham, B12 8SX. 17.00 – 19.30
    Join us on Sunday 10th November 2019 for a round of Inter Faith Family Fortunes at Clifton Road Mosque.
    Schedule of Events:
    5.00 pm - Registration
    5.15 pm - Quranic Recitation
    5.20 pm - Introduction

    Inter Faith Week Service and Kosher Meal

    St Hugh's College, St Margaret's Rd, Oxford OX2 6LE. 18.15 – 20.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week, the Sunday service at the Chapel Michaelmas, St Hugh's College (Oxford) will be held by Rabbi Michael Rosenfeld-Schueler, and it will take the form of an Inter Faith Service, followed by a Kosher Meal. …

  • Monday 11 November

    Inter Faith Wreath Laying Ceremony

    Department for International Trade, 3 Whitehall Place, Westminster, London, SW1A 2HP
    A commemorative event to remember those named on the Board of Trade World War 1 War Memorial, this will include an inter faith Wreath Laying Ceremony at 3 Whitehall Place. The event will be attended by all the senior directors…

    Community Remembrance

    Greenhead Park, Trinity St, Huddersfield, HD1 4DT. 10.15 – 11.30
    Join us in a community Remembrance service, led by faith and community groups. Everyone welcome.…

    Community Remembrance

    Batley Memorial Gardens, Market Place, Batley, West Yorkshire, WF17 5JH. 10.30 – 11.15
    Join us in a community Remembrance service, led by faith and community groups. Everyone welcome.…

    Remembrance and Reconciliation Service

    The Piazza, Warwick University, Coventry, CV4 7EQ. 10.45 – 12.45
    Join us for a Remembrance and Reconciliation Service. …

    St Mary’s Students Poppy Walk

    St Mary's Church, Church Street, Slough, SL1 1PJ. 11.00 – 13.00
    The Student Poppy Walk in Slough involves St. Mary's Primary School which is in the centre of town and has 600 pupils on roll. The demographic reflects the diversity of the town centre with a majority being Muslim.

    Opportunity to participate in or observe Christian Prayers

    Bristol Haematology and Oncology Centre (BHOC), Level 4 (Main Entrance) Sanctuary, Horfield Road, Avon, Bristol, BS2 8ED. 12.00 – 12.30
    An opportunity to participate in or observe Christian Prayers.…

    Opportunity to participate in or observe Muslim Prayers (Dua)

    Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, The Prayer Room, Level 4 Sanctuary, Upper Maudlin Street, Bristol, BS2 8BJ. 12.30 – 13.00
    An opportunity to either participate in or observe Muslim Prayers (Dua) at the University Hospitals Bristol. …

    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.…

    Candlelit Inter Faith Walk

    Beulah United Reformed Church, 1A Beulah Road, Rhiwbina, Cardiff, CF14 6LT. 18.00 – 21.30
    Meet at 6.00pm
    Beulah United Reformed Church 1a, Beulah Road, Rhiwbina, Cardiff CF14 6LT brief 5 mins talk
    Walk to (15 mins)
    Bethany Baptist Church 6.30pm 89 Heol Llanishen Fach, Cardiff CF14 6LF brief 5 mins…

    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…

    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…

  • Tuesday 12 November

    Opportunity to participate in or observe Sikh Prayers (Ardas)

    South Bristol Community Hospital Sanctuary, Hengrove Promenade, Bristol, BS14 0DE. 11.00 – 12.00
    An opportunity to participate in or observe Sikh Prayers (Ardas). The prayers will be followed by snacks and an opportunity to ask questions about the Sikh faith. …

    Opportunity to participate in or observe Christian Prayers

    Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, The Prayer Room, Level 4 Sanctuary, Upper Maudlin Street, Bristol, BS2 8BJ. 12.15 – 12.45
    An opportunity to participate in or observe Christian Prayers. …

    Quaker Worship

    41 University Road, Faith & Reflection Centre, Southampton. 12.30 – 13.30
    A time for silent worship lead by our Quaker Faith Advisor. You can pop in at any time. Open to people of all faiths & none.

    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…

    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

    Opportunity to participate in or observe Sikh Prayers (Ardas)

    Bristol Royal Infirmary Sanctuary, Zone B, Level 4, King Edward Building, Upper Maudlin Street, Bristol, BS2 8HW. 10.00 – 11.00
    An opportunity to participate in or observe Sikh Prayers (Ardas). …

    Opportunity to participate in or observe Muslim Prayers (Dua)

    Bristol Haematology and Oncology Centre (BHOC), Level 4 (Main Entrance) Sanctuary, Horfield Road, Avon, Bristol, BS2 8ED. 12.30 – 13.00
    An opportunity to either participate in or observe Muslim Prayers (Dua) at University Hospitals Bristol. …

    Opportunity to participate in or observe Christian Prayers

    Bristol Royal Infirmary Sanctuary, Zone B, Level 4, King Edward Building, Upper Maudlin Street, Bristol, BS2 8HW. 12.30 – 13.00
    An opportunity to participate in or observe Christian Prayers.…

  • Thursday 14 November

    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…

    Opportunity to participate in or observe Buddhist Meditation

    Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, The Prayer Room, Level 4 Sanctuary, Upper Maudlin Street, Bristol, BS2 8BJ. 16.15 – 16.45
    An opportunity to participate in or observe Buddhist Meditation. …

    Group Devotions and Remembrance

    Al Habib Islamic Centre, 88 Chapel St, Swindon, SN2 8DAA. 19.30 – 21.30
    Circle of Sufi devotion and remembrance. Chairs available.…

    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

    Prayer and worship with the Christian Workplace Group

    Bristol Royal Infirmary Sanctuary, Zone B, Level 4, King Edward Building, Upper Maudlin Street, Bristol, BS2 8HW. 12.00 – 13.00
    An opportunity to participate in or observe prayers with the Christian Workplace Group…

    Islamic Society: Prayer and Speech with Iqbal

    Bilborough College, College Way, Nottingham NG8 4DQ. 12.30 – 13.30
    Join the Islamic Society for a prayer and hear from Iqbal. …

    Opportunity to participate in or observe Friday Muslim Prayers (Juma)

    Bristol Royal Infirmary Sanctuary, Zone B, Level 4 King Edward Building, Upper Maudlin Street, Bristol BS2 8HW. 13.00 – 14.00
    An opportunity to participate in or observe Friday Muslim prayers (Juma). …

    Annual Inter Faith Service

    Christchurch, King Street, Great Yarmouth, NR30 2HL. 14.00 – 16.00
    A service of readings and music by people of many faiths on the theme of 'Brotherhood of Man'. Starts at 14.30

    Will be attended by the Mayor. Refreshments available…

    An Inter Faith Service

    Chatham Memorial Synagogue, 366 High St, Rochester, ME1 1DJ. 18.00 – 19.30
    You are warmly invited to attend the above event with the Jewish Community of Medway and celebrate Inter Faith Week with people of all faiths and none.

    Refreshments will be served.

    Welcome the Jewish Sabbath with the Lancashire and Cumbria Liberal Jewish Community

    Kendal. 19.00 – 23.59
    Friday 15 November at a venue in Central Kendal, Lancashire and Cumbria Liberal Jewish Community invites members of all local faith groups to join them to welcome the Jewish Sabbath. The event will begin at 7.00 p.m. and be finished…

  • Saturday 16 November

    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…

    Pulpit Swap (Part 1)

    Bournemouth Reform Synagogue, 53 Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, BH1 3PA. 10.30 – 12.00
    On Saturday 16th November The Revd Dr Ian Terry, the Team Rector of St Peter's Parish Church, Bournemouth will be preaching the sermon at the Shabbat Service at Bournemouth Reform Synagogue.

    This is part 1 of a…

    Inter Faith Service of York Liberal Jewish Community

    Friargate Quaker Meeting House, Lower Friargate, York, YO1 9RL. 11.00 – 12.15
    Interfaith Service of York Liberal Jewish Community at Friends Meeting House followed by a bring & share lunch (vegetarian & permitted fish). …

    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. …

    Exploring Gratitude: Celebrating National Interfaith Week

    Global Co-operation House, 65-69 Pound Lane, Willesden, London, NW10 2HH. 17.00 – 19.00
    Gratitude is happiness doubled with wonder!

    All faiths are part of the family of humanity tree and their founders understood the benefits of giving thanks. A meditative evening to reflect and explore the thread of gratitude that…

  • Sunday 17 November

    Pulpit Swap (Part 2)

    St Peter's Church, Hinton Rd, Bournemouth, BH1 2EE. 10.15 – 12.00
    On Sunday 17th November (start time 10.15am) Rabbi Maurice Michaels from Bournemouth Reform Synagogue will be preaching the sermon at St Peter's Church.

    This is part 2 of a pulpit swap weekend.…

    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.…

    Inter Faith Week Service

    Unitarian Chapel Kendal, Market Pl, Kendal, LA9 4TN. 11.00 – 12.30
    An Interfaith Service as part of national Inter Faith Week.

    SERVICE 11.00 am Led by Rev Amanda Reynolds

    Annual Interfaith Service: Faith Perspectives on Climate Crisis

    St Nicholas Church, Bury St, Guildford, GU2 4AW. 15.00 – 17.00
    Guildford and Godalming Interfaith Forum invite you to the annual interfaith service: 'Saving our home: Faith Perspectives on Climate Crisis'
    from representatives of local Hindu, Jewish,Christian, Buddhist, Muslem, Sikh & Bahá'í communities, who will be sharing their faith's…

    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!…

  • Sunday 24 November

    Ninth Annual Inter Faith Service

    Stanford Avenue Methodist Church, 72 Stanford Ave, Brighton, BN1 6FD. 15.00 – 17.00
    The theme will be ‘The Tree of Life’, celebrated in words and music, with refreshments to follow. All are welcome, of any faith or none. We look forward to seeing you there.…

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