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Women Growing Together Celebration: An Online Event - OCT 8th http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/women-growing-together-celebration-an-online-event-oct-8th http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/women-growing-together-celebration-an-online-event-oct-8th Mon, 17 Aug 2020 06:41:00 -0700 Woment Growing together celebration oct 5 2020

Women Growing Together Celebration 2020
Thursday October 8th 

Following the success of last year’s women’s October 2019 event the ‘Women Growing Together’ interfaith group, invite you to their 2020 celebration evening, on  Thursday 8th October 2020, 19:00 - 20:30 and will be held virtually over zoom.

Our guest speakers will be 4 inspiring young women representing their different faiths


]]> Any Questions on Faith: Online Event - August 25th http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/any-questions-on-faith-august-25th http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/any-questions-on-faith-august-25th Sat, 08 Aug 2020 16:00:00 -0700
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    Any Questions  on Faith
    DATE TBA: 7.00pm - 8.30pm

    This event will be held online using the ZOOM conferencing platform,
    please request an invitation if you wish to join the discussion.

    You will need to install the ZOOM app onto your computer or mobile device and to register with the service to participate.

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    Oldham Central Mosque in Westwood, Oldham prepares for a safe Eid Service during the pandemic http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/oldham-central-mosque-in-westwood-oldham-prepares-for-a-safe-eid-service-during-the-pandemic http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/oldham-central-mosque-in-westwood-oldham-prepares-for-a-safe-eid-service-during-the-pandemic Thu, 30 Jul 2020 13:42:00 -0700

    Oldham Central Mosque in Westwood, Oldham prepares for a safe Eid Service during the Covid 19 pandemic with a range of precautionary measures including keeping social distance for prayers, bags for the storage of shoes, masks, anti-bacterial fog, temperature testing and anti-bacterial gel and hand-wipes.

    A Message from Oldham Mosques Council regarding the Celebration of Eid-Ul-Adha http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/a-message-from-oldham-mosques-council-regarding-the-celebration-of-eid-ul-adha http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/a-message-from-oldham-mosques-council-regarding-the-celebration-of-eid-ul-adha Thu, 30 Jul 2020 03:12:00 -0700

    Oldham Mosques Council's message and advice for the celebration of Eid-Ul-Adha during the current pandemic of the virus Covid 19 and the precautions being taken by Oldham Mosques which will reduce capacity, but are being taken for the protection of all.

    Group Discussion 29th July - Responding to BLM http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/group-discussion-29th-juky http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/group-discussion-29th-juky Mon, 20 Jul 2020 16:00:00 -0700 JULY 29th : 7.00pm - 8.30pm  - a group discussion : 
    How should faith communities respond to the Black Lives Matter movement?


    This event was held online using the ZOOM conferencing platform.

    All Actions Matter - a Message from the Mayor of Oldham http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/all-actions-matter-a-message-from-the-mayor-of-oldham http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/all-actions-matter-a-message-from-the-mayor-of-oldham Wed, 15 Jul 2020 09:59:00 -0700

    Our third video to mark the 25th Anniversary of the massacre and genocide at Srebrenica, Bosnia-Herzegovia in July 1995 is a message from the Mayor of Oldham, Ginny Alexander, reflecting on the theme of this 25th anniversary - "All Actions Matter" can be viewed with the two previous videos on the Oldham Interfaith's YouTube channel and on our website.

    Considering the Failure of The International Community to Respond to the events occuring in Srebrenica in July 1995 http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/considering-the-failure-of-the-international-community-to-respond-to-the-events-occuring-in-srebenica-in-july-1995 http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/considering-the-failure-of-the-international-community-to-respond-to-the-events-occuring-in-srebenica-in-july-1995 Tue, 14 Jul 2020 07:48:00 -0700

    Our second video commemorating the events of July 11th-16th 1995 In which we consider the failure to respond by the international community at the time, via the words of the late Kofi Annan - Sec General of the UN 1997-2006 and Holocaust survivor Elie Wessel

    This may also be viewed on our website http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/
    and on our YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0bTK7IERI2IOhCpEpsL9zg

    Srebrenica 2020 - Leading to Respect http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/srebenica-2020-leading-to-respect http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/srebenica-2020-leading-to-respect Mon, 13 Jul 2020 08:36:00 -0700 We have upload a video in which Shamim Miah shares his thoughts on the implications of the event and the journey taken by young people from Christian, Jewish and Muslim faiths from Oldham to Srebrenica & Auschwitz as part of the project named "Leading to Respect"

    It can be viewed on our website or here on YouTube

    25th Anniversary of the Genocide in Srebrenica http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/25th-anniversary-of-the-genocide-in-srebenica http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/25th-anniversary-of-the-genocide-in-srebenica Sat, 11 Jul 2020 03:26:00 -0700 July 11 2020 marks the 25th Anniversary of the Genocide in Srebenica, Bosnia in July 1995

    While Covid-19 restrictions have curtailed Commemorative events this year we will be uploading messages and stories relating to the events in Bosnia during July 11th-22th 1995 over the course of the week.

    Updates to Covid Guidance from July 4 http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/updates-to-covid-guidance-from-july-4 http://oldhaminterfaith.org.uk/news/post/updates-to-covid-guidance-from-july-4 Tue, 30 Jun 2020 03:34:00 -0700 Government guidance for safe practices at places of worship have been updated for after July 4th.

    Oldham Mosques Council have produced a poster detailing safe practices after July 4th which can be downloaded here ⯈