The Goldsmiths Chaplaincy is currently closed, but religious groups are now offering online resources for prayer, meditation and community connection.
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The Goldsmiths Chaplaincy is currently closed, but religious groups are now offering online resources for prayer, meditation and community connection. Some religious groups also offer online resources for prayer, meditation and community connection.
Some faith communities have returned to their buildings, whilst others continue to meet online. You are welcome to email chaplaincy if you are looking for a specific faith community. To find out the latest, please follow the contact names/emails and websites below.
Catherine’s Church, Hatcham
St John’s Church, Deptford
St Peter’s Church, Brockley
St Paul’s Church, Deptford
St Nicholas’ Church, Deptford
Contact: Louise - firstname.lastname@example.org
The Bear church is part of The Deptford Ragged Trust, please more on their website.
Goldsmiths’ Sr. Anoushka suggests looking into online Catholic prayer resources.
Please see the latest updates from MCB.
Different denominations within Judaism are putting together online resources amidst the Covid-19 crisis. This includes:
Local Lewisham SGI community resources
Juliette Grassby-Lewis coordinates the local Lewisham SGI network. She is also a member of the Lewisham Interfaith forum. They are hosting meetings via Skype, including discussions, study groups and chanting together. In order to link with this network, Juliette suggests contacting her via her mobile: 07463 431029. There are also further resources on the national website.
The Mountain Meditation is a 15-minute meditation written by John Kabat Zinn to help find a sense of grounding and anchoring when all around is uncertain. You can also find more help on apps such as Calm and Headspace.