The Chaplaincy centre is located at Steam House in Lewes Road (Next to Mithras House).
It provides a quiet space for prayer and reflection as well as for worship. Chaplains regularly visit each university site. A chaplain is available every day at Steam House. Fr. Colin Lawlor ( Falmer campus) can be contacted at:- Tel: 01273 643588
12:00 – 2:00pm: Chaplaincy Drop-in offering a listening ear, cuppa and something fun most weeks at Grand Parade Coffee Bar.
1:15 – 2:00: University Community Choir meets at the Steam House and on other days at the Huxley Building (commencing 3rd Oct, during term time)
12:00 – 2:00pm: Drop-in grocery draw (1st Monday each month, draw to win a bag of groceries value approx. £12) at Grand Parade Coffee Bar
From 6:30pm – 9:30pm: Tuesday Night at Howard House. Social evening for students at the Catholic chaplaincy.
Film Night: (3rd Tuesday each month) 7:30 – 10:00pm. Free entry, enjoy film followed by refreshments and a chat. Donations to charity welcome. Student event. (Not Dec and Aug)
11.30am: Anglican Eucharist at St Laurence Church, Falmer.
12:30pm: Roman Catholic Mass at the Steam House.
(First Mass 5th Oct)
Fourth Thursday of every month-
Opportunity to get involved by helping with the Soup Run
Tel: 01273 642955
Friday: Mindfulness for Students & Staff
1:10 – 1:50pm at the Steam House. (a non-religious method of grounding mind & body)
10:00am: Anglican Community Eucharist at St Laurence’s Church, Falmer.
6pm: Roman Catholic Student Mass at the Meeting
House (Sussex campus, Falmer) followed by a social gathering. (First Mass 25th September)
Dorset Gardens Methodist Church
10:30am – Morning Worship
6:30pm – Evening Praise
7:00pm – Q Café-style service (1st Sunday)
Contact: Pip Cheseman
EVENTS THIS TERM
Sunday 16th Oct: Welcome Meal: will
follow the 6pm Mass at the Meeting House:
Sunday 23rd Oct: S.V.P Society
(St Vincent de Paul Society) will be launched after 6pm Mass at the Meeting House (Sussex University Falmer) – giving information on outreach activities in the Brighton area.
Saturday 29th October: Pilgrimage to Cambridge. Students invited to join students from London and other universities in the South East to explore and enjoy an historical day in Cambridge.
Tel: 01273 64295
18th / 20th November: Weekend Retreat at Worth Abbey. An opportunity to relax and reflect in a monastic environment in the country.
Tel: 01273 642955
December Monday 12th (tbc): ‘Great Christmas Giveaway’ 12:00 – 2:00pm at Grand Parade Coffee bar. The Chaplaincy will be giving away Christmas goodies for a great start to the festive season.
December Wednesday 14th (tbc): Christmas Lunch 12:00 – 1:00pm, at Grand Parade restaurant. Invitation to join chaplains for lunch.
*Advance ticket only event.
Spring Term ‘17
Wednesday 1st March: Ash Wednesday. 12:30pm Mass at the Steam House. All Welcome
Mondays 27th February / March 6th: Fairtrade Fortnight 12:00 – 2:00pm: The Chaplaincy will be offering appropriate goodies at Grand Parade Coffee Bar. Come and say hello!
Monday 27th March 12:00 – 2:00pm. Easter Eggstravaganza at Grand Parade Coffee Bar. The Chaplaincy will be offering some Easter-appropriate goodies.
SUMMER TERM ‘17
May 15th (date tbc) De Stress Week at 12:00 – 2pm: The chaplaincy offers some free, fun, stress-busting help at this busy time. At Grand Parade Coffee Bar
June: A visit to Arundel Cathedral to see the Carpet of Flowers. (tbc)
June: 11th / 17th : A week long pilgrimage to the Ecumenical community at Taize in France.
Society of St Vincent de Paul: welcomes new members to help support local outreach activities e.g. ‘SOUP RUN’, ‘Age Concern’, ’New Larchwood’, & the S.V. P Charity shop on Lewes Road
Wednesday 14th December @ 5pm
A service of carols and readings to celebrate the feast of Christmas, followed by wine, juice and mince pies at St Laurence Church, Falmer Village.