Faith and Belief

The Chaplaincy Team are here to support you during your time at the University. They are here to listen, pray with you, discuss life and faith, and offer guidance/mentoring. They are available to all students and staff regardless of faith and background to chat and have a tea or coffee with.

What’s on from the Chaplaincy in 2018…

FCH Campus - At the Chapel

Monday 5pm Cake & Chat - about Christian beliefs
Tuesday 8.15pm Prayer breakfast
  7.30pm Christian Union
Wednesday 7.30pm World Café - hot chocolate & games (download more info)
  9.30pm Night Prayer
Thursday 7pm University Choir
Friday 1pm Quiet Communion
  1.30pm Simple lunch (provided)

FCH Campus - in the Faith Space

Monday 1pm Mindfulness
Wednesday 6pm Islamic Society

Oxstalls Campus – in the Faith Space

Monday 7.30pm Prayer & Worship (3rd Monday each month)
Tuesday 12.30pm Staff Prayer
Wednesday 12.30pm Christian Group
2nd & 4th of Month 1.30-2.15pm Big Questions Cafe                     (download more info)
Thursday 7.00pm Holy Book Club (3rd Thursday each month)

Park Campus – in the Faith Space

Tuesday 1.30pm Mindfulness
Wednesday 8.45am Mindfulness
  1.00pm Midweek Mass
  1.30pm Connect – Interfaith Lunch
1st, 3rd & 5th of Month 1.30pm Big Questions Cafe                       (download more info)
  5.30pm Staff Fellowship Group (fortnightly)
Thursday 8.30pm Prayer breakfast
Friday 1.15pm Jumu’ah – Friday Prayers

Pittville Campus – in the Faith Space

Monday 1.00pm Free shared lunch
Tuesday 11.30pm Soulfulness – reflection together
Thursday 9.30pm Meditation for relaxation
  1.00pm Meditation for relaxation

You are welcome to any of our Faith Spaces and to the Chapel. There are places to meet & have a coffee, and places for quiet and prayer.

Email us:

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Simon Witcombe (Rev)

Senior Chaplain    01242 714592 / 07715 041525

Jo Parkin

Jo Parkin

Park Chaplain

07801 183620

Rachel Beere

Pittville Chaplain

01242 714957

Jo Parkin

Sarah Rogaly

Oxstalls Chaplain


Jo Parkin

Atique Miah

Muslim Chaplain


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  • The Park, Cheltenham, GLOS, GL50 2RH
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