About

circle_of_faiths_loresBirmingham Council of Faiths

Area served: City of Birmingham
Main aims: To promote and maintain harmonious relations between people of different faiths in the city. To promote the study of all religions so that the followers of one religion may have a better understanding of the other religions. To be alert to issues of peace, justice and tolerance in our city.

Year founded: 1974 Registered charity number: 1015006

Faiths and beliefs currently involved: Baha’i; Buddhist; Christian; Confucian; Hindu; Jain; Jewish; Muslim; Sikh; Zoroastrian.

Activities: Multi faith dialogue; discussion meetings on religious topics; discussion meetings on social issues; making statements on current issues; prayer/worship; social gatherings; shared meals; women’s meetings; environmental projects; assisting on multi faith civic ceremonies; providing advice to public bodies; acting as a consultative forum on local issues for local government; sending representatives to serve on local strategic initiatives; regular newsletter.

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