Faith services available over the winter break

The University has a number of Chaplains and Associate Chaplains who provide pastoral and faith support to staff and students. All the chaplains are friendly, approachable and willing to talk about anything from exploring faith and spirituality to pastoral care.

Below you’ll find further details about how to contact them, and events and services taking place over the next few weeks.

Muslim Chaplaincy

Muslim Chaplain: Sheik Zane Abdo

The Abdullah Quilliam Mosque (8-10 Brougham Terrace, Liverpool L6 1AE) has published its December prayer timetable. Further details can be found on their website:

You can also view December’s prayer timetable at the Liverpool Mosque and Islamic Institute (8 Cramond Avenue, Liverpool, L18 1EQ) on their website.

We also have a University Muslim Prayer Room based on the lower ground floor of the Sydney Jones Library. The room is a purpose-built facility to meet the needs of our Muslim Community with wudhu, storage and prayer room facilities. This facility is open to all students and staff of the University of Liverpool, however, you must have a valid University or Library ID card to enter. All uses of the Muslim Prayer Room must abide by the Muslim Prayer Room Usage Guidelines. Over the winter break, the Muslim Prayer Room is open according to the Sydney Jones Library Opening Hours. Please visit the Library website for up to date information.

Jewish Chaplaincy

Jewish Chaplian: Rabbi Natan Fagelman
Tel: 07541368656

You can find further information about services available over the winter break on the Allerton Synagogue and Princes Road Synagogue sites.

Anglican Chaplaincy

Anglican Chaplain: Hannah Padfield
Tel: 07453367202

You can find further information about services available over the winter break on the All Saints ChurchSt Bride’s Church, St Michael’s Church, St Barnabas Church, St James in the City and St Dunstan’s Church sites.

Catholic Chaplaincy

Catholic Chaplain: Farther Neil Ritchie
Tel: 0151 709 3858

Our Catholic Chaplaincy will be listing the services for St Philip Neri Church in Catharine Street on their website. Keep checking for further details and times.

Many of the local Catholic churches in Liverpool will be arranging Christmas services, take a look at the full listings here:

Methodist Chaplaincy

Methodist Chaplain: Laura Burton

Elm Hall Drive Methodist Church will be holding services in person and via zoom throughout the winter break period. Keep checking their website for further details.