Faith in the community

in News May 26, 2017


A letter to the people of Manchester

You are not alone. People of all faiths and none, all over Britain, are with you today, tomorrow and in the days to come. You are in our hearts. You are in our prayers.   The attack on some of your most innocent and vulnerable citizens has appalled us all.    Terrorism has no place… Read more

in Articles May 26, 2017


This is How Much Money British Muslims Donate to Charity During Ramadan

Ramadan donations funded honeybee farms in Pakistan in 2016. Credit: Charity Commission. Last summer, a notoriously unpleasant red-top columnist wrote of his objection to a female Muslim journalist covering the recent Nice terror attack. In an effort to redress the damaging impact of his comment, a woman in Wales tweeted out the kind of information… Read more

in News May 24, 2017


We met to build

Just a few weeks ago members of different faiths, representing various faith bodies came together in Manchester to discuss challenges common to all faith institutions. representing the diverse city of Manchester. Representative of this very needed work undertaken by three organisations the Faith Network for Manchester, Faiths Forum & Strengthening Faith Institutions and the Jewish… Read more

in News May 23, 2017


Faiths Forum Statement on the Manchester attack

Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of the attack; those who have been killed and those who have been injured at the concert in Manchester. As representatives of nine diverse faith communities, we condemn the terrible attack that took place last night. All of our religions exalt the sanctity of human life, as… Read more