Category Archives: Chaplaincy Events

Science, Religion and Magick

This was the title of a lecture given by Dr Rhobert Lewis, Dean of the Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science, at the Meeting House on Thursday. The reason for the odd spelling of ‘Magick’, he said, is that he … Continue reading

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Holocaust Memorial Day, 27th January

Once again we will be observing this day at the Meeting House. The Forum will be open from 11 am to 3 pm with an opportunity to reflect quietly, look at some pictures, and light a candle. Why are we … Continue reading

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Food bank reliance in the UK triples

A recent study by Oxfam and Church Action on Poverty says that more than half a million UK people may rely on food banks, three times as many in 2012 as in the previous year. It sites benefit cuts, unemployment … Continue reading

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So you thought slavery was a thing of the past?

The issue of human trafficking was dealt with at a very enlightening evening at the Meeting House on Wednesday evening. Hatty Hodgson, of the West Midlands Anti Human Trafficking Network  was the Key Speaker. Many thousands of people in the … Continue reading

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Interfaith week – Volunteering

A celebration of ‘Volunteering Together’ took place at the Meeting House last week as part of Interfaith Week. People of all faiths and none give their time and energy to helping others in the community, and this is often a … Continue reading

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Is the Meeting House a Cathedral?

We like to think too that there is a sacredness about the Meeting House:  not the “holy” atmosphere created by mysterious dark spaces, candles and incense, but an atmosphere of hospitality, friendship and unconditional welcome. If people feel this when … Continue reading

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Homosexuality: A Journey

The journalist and activist Symon Hill talked at the Meeting House last week about his personal journey. With moving honesty, he spoke of his early days as an enthusiastic Christian when he imbibed the teaching of his church that homosexual … Continue reading

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Student Art Exhibition at the Meeting House

The Meeting House is proud to host artworks by this year’s graduating students and invite you to view them throughout Graduation Week 16th – 20th July 2012. Currently we are pleased to be displaying work which has been produced by … Continue reading

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Refugee Week event Friday 22nd June

  St Davids Uniting Church will be hosting an event for Refugee Week, on Friday 22 June 7 – 9pm, in conjunction with refugees from Refugee Voice Wales. Rev Aled Edwards will  be introducing the evening. There will be an opportunity to … Continue reading

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Prayers for Health Care Worldwide

This month we are praying especially for: • the study day on health care in the multi-faith/multi-cultural environment, to be held on Thursday 3rd May • Prince Charles Hospital, Merthyr Tydfil, and our students who are working there • Concerns … Continue reading

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