Chaplaincy

Faith and Worship Facilities

A list of some faith and worship facilities near the University's campuses.

Chaplaincy Sanctuary

The Chaplaincy has a multi-faith Sanctuary, located at the back of the auditorium in our Bristo Square building; it hosts Monday lunchtime prayers, and Wednesday lunchtime Holy Communion. More details can be found on the Lunchtime prayers and communion page.

 

Faith and worship facilities elsewhere in Edinburgh

This list is not complete but does give some of the groups and buildings closest to the University and to which the Chaplaincy is connected by our Honorary Chaplains and Belief Contacts.

Edinburgh Central Mosque

Chaplaincy facilities at King's Buildings

Kagyu Samye Dzong Buddhist Centre

Mindfullybeing meditation training

Edinburgh Hindu Mandir

Edinburgh Gurdwara 

Edinburgh Hebrew Congregation 

Sukkat Shalom, Edinburgh Liberal Jewish Community - various venues

Chabad of Edinburgh

Edinburgh Baha'i Centre

Central Edinburgh Quaker Meeting

St Mark's Unitarian Church

Soen Ren School of Spiritual Arts (Daoist/other) - various venues

Sunday Assembly Edinburgh - various venues

 

Christian churches and groups

This list is not complete but does give some of the groups and buildings closest to the University and to which the Chaplaincy is connected by our Honorary Chaplains and Belief Contacts.

Edinburgh University Roman Catholic Chaplaincy

Greyfriars Kirk, Church of Scotland

Gaelic services at Greyfriars (Facebook page)

Priestfield Parish Church of Scotland

Old St Paul's Scottish Episcopal Church (Anglican)

Edinburgh Methodist Church, Nicolson Square

Orthodox Community of St Andrew

Augustine United Church

If you cannot find a place of worship that meets your needs on this list please contact the Chaplaincy and we may be able to advise about further faith and worship facilities.