Newman University Chaplaincy is proud to be at the heart of the university, encouraging all the community to engage in and feel part of Newman’s Catholic ethos.
The Chaplaincy is open and welcoming to all faiths and is committed to ensuring that all are free to worship.
All at Newman are able to explore and experience “Life to the Full” Jn 10:10. Students and staff are welcome to join in the activities of the Chaplaincy, including services, retreats and social activities. The Chaplaincy is open and welcoming to all faiths and is committed to ensuring that all are free to worship.
The Chaplain, Margaret Holland works alongside students and staff, providing support, encouragement and assistance, as well as organising and leading prayer and worship and God knows what else! Fr Dries van den Akker SJ, joins the Community to lead the celebration of the sacraments and looks forward to getting to know as many of you as possible. Mass is celebrated in the University Chapel on Mondays (8.20am) and Wednesdays (8.20am) in semester time.
Siobhan Doyle, our ‘Step into the Gapper’ works in partnership with Cafod focusing on international development and social justice.
The Chaplaincy supports the Christian Union, CathSoc and Islamic Society (ISoc) who meet regularly. Details of times and venues of their meetings and events are on the notice screens around the University. For more information please email email@example.com
|12:30pm||Silent Prayer with the Blessed Sacrament|
|12pm||International Development Group meet|
|Sunday||9:30am||Mass (at St. Peter's, Bartley Green)|
Newman CU: Meets on Thursdays at 5.30pm in Chapel. All students are welcome and further information can be found at: www.newmansu.org/christian-union
ISoc: Isoc meets on Wednesday Afternoons. Further details and venues from the Newman ISoc Facebook page.
All activities take place in Chapel or the rooms off Chapel unless otherwise stated.
Newman University has a Chapel, Blessed Sacrament Chapel and a Multi-Faith Prayer room. All are located along Chapel Gallery Walk. The Chapel has recently been refurbished and is accessible to all. The Multi-Faith Prayer Room is permanently available, and includes wudu facilities.
- Cafod www.cafod.org.uk
- Catholic Church in England & Wales www.catholicchurch.org.uk
- Catholic Church in Birmingham www.birminghamdiocese.org.uk
- Pray as you go, on your pc, iPod or mp3 player www.pray-as-you-go.org
- National Office for Vocation http://www.ukvocation.org/
- Sacred Space www.sacredspace.ie
- Online Christian community www.xt3.com
- Student Christian Movement www.movement.org.uk
- Christian Aid www.christianaid.org.uk
- Tearfund www.tearfund.org
- Church of England www.cofe.anglican.org
- CofE in Birmingham www.birmingham.anglican.org
- UK Islamic Mission www.ukim.org
- British Organisation of Sikh Students www.boss-uk.org
- National Hindu Students Forum UK www.nhsf.org.uk
- Union of Jewish Students www.ujs.org.uk
- The Federation of Student Islamic Societies www.fosis.org.uk