Cumbria Interfaith Forum News

National Interfaith Week "FaithShare" Event - Penrith - November 2012

National Inter Faith Week

Cumbria Interfaith Forum and Churches Together in Cumbria

Invite you (and your friends and family) to attend

Dialogue as a tool for Deepening Relationships

Manchester Buddhist Convention - 13 October 2012

A Buddha in Our Midst - Manchester Buddhist Convention

13 October 2012 - 9am-5pm

Buddhist Convention 09.12

Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service Diwali Wishes for November 2012

Fire Crews wishing a safe Diwali to the Hindu, Jain and Sikh communities


Carlisle Firefighters are urging communities celebrating the Diwali festival to light up safely. This hugely popular festival which lasts for 5 days starts this year on Tuesday the 13 November.


Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service - Buddhist Talk and Q&A - August 2012

Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service

Buddhist Talk and Q&A Session

August 2012

Buddhist Fire 08.12

Free Faith & Culture Summer School, Whitehaven, 3-7 September 2012

Free Faith & Culture Summer School

Whitehaven Community Trust

3-7 September 2012

In association with UCLAN

Faith Summer School 08.12

SLEDP & SLIF National Interfaith Week Event, Sat 17 Nov 2012, 10am-4pm, Kendal

SLEDP & SLIF National Interfaith Week 2012 Celebrating Our Faiths Event

Saturday 17 November 2012, 10am to 4pm

South Lakes Foyer, Kendal

Please contact SLIF if your faith group wants to participate (see poster)

SL NIFW Poster 2012

Lindisfarne Gospels at Durham in 2013

The Roman Catholic Catholic Voice of Lancaster has put a piece

Catholic Voice of Lancaster

Interfaith Calendar - July to September 2012

Interfaith Calendar - July to September 2012



3 Chokor (Cho Kor Du Chen) Buddhism

5 Night of Forgiveness (Lailat-Ul-Bara’h)

9 Martyrdom of the Bab (Baha’i)

20 -18 Aug Ramadan (Muslim)

23 Birthday of Haile Selassie I (Rastafarian)

29 Tisha B’av (Jewish)

Living for Now

Living for Now: Planning for the Future
An introduction to the Mental Capacity Act
& other ideas
Saturday 30 June 2012, 10.30-1.00
Keswick Methodist Church

South Lakeland Interfaith Forum - Meditation - is it for me? event series - June 2012


South Lakeland Interfaith Forum

invites you to attend a series of Interfaith Meditations

The series draws on different faith traditions

and each will be suitable for those new to meditation.


The sessions will start promptly at

7.30pmand will end at 9.00pm.

John Gerrard - Buddhist meditation



Equality Cumbria is an umbrella organisation that encompasses a number of different charities based in Cumbria. Together they tackle inequality in race, religion, sexuality and more.