Westminster Interfaith: Promoting Dialogue Between People of Faith

The agency of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Westminster for Interreligious Dialogue

Westminster Interfaith Newsletter

Issue 62 – July 2009

Forthcoming Events

These are the events / organisers we know about, the list is not exhaustive:
SION CENTRE FOR DIALOGUE AND ENCOUNTER
34 Chepstow Villas, W11 2QZ
Programme : 020 7313 8286 / 020 7727 3597, sioncde@yahoo.co.uk

FELLOWSHIP OF RECONCILIATION
Details and booking www.peacenewscamp.info or PN, 5 Caledonian Road, London N1 9DY.
23-27 July: Peace News Summer Camp, Oxfordshire.
6 August, Hiroshima Day 12 noon: Tavistock Square Gardens, London, and
6-7pm at the Chapel of Unity, Coventry Cathedral.

PAX CHRISTI
Details T: 020 8203 4884 info@paxchristi.org.uk, www.paxchristi.org.uk
6 August and 9 August: Hiroshima & Nagasaki Vigils 10am-4pm, Piazza by Westminster Cathedral. Prayers at 11.30am and 3pm.
9 August: 5-6pm Annual memorial service for Franz Jagerstatter, executed in 1943 for refusing to serve in Hitler's army. N.B. THIS YEAR it will be at Holy Apostles' Church, Winchester Street, Pimlico, London SW1V 4LY.
Followed by:- 6.15pm Peace Walk from Holy Apostles' Church to the London Peace Pagoda in Battersea Park where the Floating Lantern Ceremony is held in memory of all victims of war at 6.45pm approx. Contact: London Dojo Temple, Battersea Park. Tel: 020 7228 9620

AMMERDOWN CENTRE
11-17 August 2009. Three Faiths Summer School: Christians, Jews and Muslims. www.ammerdown.org

THE WORLD COMMUNITY FOR CHRISTIAN MEDITATION
International Centre, St Mark's, Myddleton Square, London EC1R 1XX http://www.jms09.com or tel: 020 8449 1319.
28-30 August, John Main Seminar "When God disappears" led by Robert Kennedy SJ.

B'NAI B'RITH UK
PO Box 65502, London N3 9AX. Tel: 020 8346 7420
6-16 September 2009, European Days of Jewish Culture and Heritage. Open Days and events are held around the country. Over 90 events are listed in the leaflet available from: European Days of Jewish Culture and Heritage,

FORUM OF FAITHS, KENSINGTON AND CHELSEA
23 September 2009, 5-7pm at Muslim Cultural Heritage Centre, 244 Acklam Road, W10 5YG. Topic tbc.
20 January 2010, 5-7pm at Chelsea Methodist Church, 155A Kings Road, SW3. "Homelessness in Kensington and Chelsea".

BUDDHIST CHRISTIAN VEDANTA CENTRE
10 October 2009, Day of Meditation at Chilworth Priory nr Guildford led by Elizabeth West.
Details from lyndab1@btinternet.com.
16-18 October 2009, Buddhist Christian Retreat led by Elizabeth West and Kate Morrow at Hilfield Friary, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 7BE. Focus will be on how Buddhist teachings and practice can deepen Christian faith and practice.
Cost, details and booking : hilfieldproject@franciscans.org.uk.
10-16 December 2009, Shamata retreat, led by Alan Wallace at Jamyang Buddhist Centre, The Old Courthouse, 43 Renfrew Rd, London, SE11 4NA. Cost details and booking : http://www.jamyang.co.uk/visitingteachers.html#awa or tel: 020 7820 8787.

ST PHILIP'S CENTRE, Leicester.
3-day training courses 2009, 13,20 & 27 October.
Details on www.stphilipscentre.co.uk

ST ETHELBURGA'S
78 Bishopsgate, London EC2N 4AG. Tel:020 7496 1610. Fax; 020 7638 1440. enquiries@stethelburgas.org www.stethelburgas.org. 24-page programme 2008/2009 available.

KENTON INTERFAITH
Contact, Sr Elizabeth 020 7272 8048.

SOUTH LONDON INTER FAITH GROUP
Lunch meetings monthly at Streatham Friends' Meeting House.
Details from secretary@southlondoninterfaith.org.uk

WESTMINSTER CATHEDRAL INTERFAITH GROUP
22 July 2009, 4-5.15pm in the Hinsley Room, Brian Appleyard of the London Buddhist Centre will speak about Buddhist spirituality.
Contact: John Woodhouse woodhouse@sopten.demon.co.uk

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