Posts by: Faiths Forum

Daesh insults all Muslims by desecrating Eid al-Adha 

Eid al-Adha is the most holy festival celebrated by Muslims and a time of rejoicing for families all over the world. Yet once more, Daesh has shown its contempt for millions of Muslims by turning Eid al-Adha into another excuse for grotesque murder. This is the time of the year when we remember the moment… Read more

The London Resilience Forum

The Faiths Forum for London is a member of the London Resilience Forum and leads on faith sector engagement. The London Resilience Forum ensures that if a major emergency does affect the capital, we are ready to respond and work together to help minimise any impacts. It brings together a range of partners including Local authorities, transport… Read more

There’s a place for you at Places of Welcome

Places of Welcome is a network of small community organisations, including faith communities, where we offer a warm welcome to anyone and everyone a few hours per week. Places of Welcome developed out of the Birmingham Social Inclusion process ‘Giving Hope Changing Lives’, as a proactive response to the question, “Is Birmingham a welcoming city?”… Read more

Brussels Statement – 23/03/2016

Our deepest condolences are with the families and friends of the victims of the Brussels bombings this morning and similar horrors unleashed on innocent people in Istanbul and Ankara last week. We are horrified by what has happened in recent weeks, and Britain’s faith communities are united in condemnation against these appalling acts. The perpetrators… Read more

Sadaqah Day 2016 – A Day for All Faiths

Sadaqah Day, which will be observed for the second time on Sunday 20th March 2016, was a new initiative started last year by the Muslim community. Sadqa (in Arabic), or Tzedakah (in Hebrew) which means Charity, is modelled on the success of the Jewish community’s Mitzvah Day. It is seen as an opportunity for people… Read more

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