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Interfaith week - 10 to 16 November 2019

Interfaith weekInterfaith week takes place from Sunday 10 to Saturday 16 November 2019 and provides a week to focus on interfaith understanding and cooperation.

The aims of the week are to:

  • strengthen good interfaith relations at all levels
  • increase awareness of the different and distinct faith communities in the UK, in particular celebrating and building on the contribution which their members make to their neighbourhoods and to wider society
  • increase understanding between people of religious and non-religious beliefs

Over the week various places of worship will open their doors for people who wish to visit and find our more. Just go along to any any of the events below.

Sunday 10 November

  • St Margaret’s Church – The Broadway, North St, Barking IG11 8AS. Open from 3pm

Monday 11 November

  • Masjid Alnoor, Alnoor Cultural & Educational Trust – 170 Gascoigne Road, Barking IG11 7LH. Open from 11am to 12.30pm and 2pm to 4pm
  • The Catholic Parish of St Peter – 52 Goresbrook Rd, Dagenham RM9 6UR. Open from 10am to 11.30am

Tuesday 12 November

  • The Catholic Parish of St Mary & St Ethelburga – 41 Linton Rd, Barking IG11 8HG. Open from 11am to 12.30pm
  • Barking Town Hall - Flag Raising. From 11am

Wednesday 13 November

Thursday 14 November

  • Salvation Army Church – 240 Ripple Road, Barking, IG11 7DJ. Open from 12pm to 2pm
  • Singh Sabha London East (Barking Gurdwara) – 100 North St, Barking IG11 8JD. Open from 3pm

Friday 15 November

  • Jain Derasar – 585 Heathway, Dagenham RM9 5AZ. Open from 3pm

Saturday 16 November

  • Al Madina Mosque – 2 Victoria Rd, Barking IG11 8PY. Open from 3pm

More information on interfaith week can be found on the Faith & Belief Forum website