Entries by Rita

Happy New Year

Building for Peace……. Learning for Peace……. Sharing for Peace…….., Happy New Year to all of you. We would like to thank all our wonderful faith speakers for all their hard work during 2015. We have a very full and exiting educational programme for 2016: workshops in primary and secondary schools, workshops for Cornwall College and […]

Exciting to be back at work!

Dear Friends,  Hope you are enjoying the beautiful Cornish sunshine. I am coming back to work from today which is very exciting. Very many thanks to all our amazing Faith Speakers and Rosey and Andrew for keeping all the education work going whilst i have been away. Looking forward to the Dor Kemmyn walk on […]

Happy New Year

Happy New Year to all of you. Have you seen our new thought for the week? Every week a new thoughtful gift from one of our faith communities. Many thanks for your support. Our new weaving project is starting off this month and we are working with the Inspiring Women Network. Women and girls of different […]

Weaving Wisdom

Wisdom is a common thread within all faiths. We have an exciting new project for the dark winter months: Weaving Women’s Wisdom. Women and girls from different backgrounds and faiths are invited to join together to share their wisdom, to have creative conversations and to have fun! The project has been set by the Touchstone Project […]

Celebration of Faith Diversity in Cornwall

  Three hundred primary school pupils had a wonderful day on Tuesday 21th of October. They attended eight different workshopson on festivals from the following faiths: the Baha’i Faith, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim, Pagan and Sikh, Very many thanks to our wonderful volunteers for all their hard work in preparing and presenting the workshops. Every room […]

Celebration of Eid-ul-Adha on a gorgeous day

  Yesterday, we celebrated Eid-ul-Adha (the end of the Haj pilgrimage) at Penmount. It was a beautiful still day and the wooden outline of the Inter-faith Centre looked inviting. As we arrived to set up our gazebo, Steve from Penmount Crematorium was mowing a path and was bringing chairs. A party was about to start […]

Back from Sweden

  Kathy and i  have just come back from Sweden, far colder than in Cornwall with stunning birch-trees. The conference we were invited to focused on Inter-faith dialogue in practice and we were very warmly welcomed by the Diocese of Strangnas (the sister dioces of the Diocese of Truro) and well looked after. We heard […]

Inter-Faith Conference in Sweden

  A very exiting event is happening next week. Cornwall Faith Forum has been asked to contribute to an Inter-Faith Conference in Norrkoping in Sweden and Kathy and myself will be travelling to Sweden on Sunday 21th of September. It is a wonderful coincidence that Sunday is the World Day of Peace. The focus of […]

Next Primary School Event

  Summer holidays have almost come to an end and we are looking forward to the new term. Hope you have all enjoyed some of the sunshine. Our next primary school event is taking place on Tuesday 21th of October at Truro School. The day will be celebrating religious festivals and the theme is: a year […]

Interfaith Week

16th – 22nd November We are hoping to hold an art exhibition of the faith traditions to be held at the Tremough Campus. If you would like further information regarding these events, please contact Rita Stephen or tel. 07775 937 485