SOAS University of London

Student Advice and Wellbeing

Local Places of Worship

Prayer Rooms at SOAS

The SOAS Chaplaincy is located in room B206 (Brunei Gallery, 2nd floor).

There are Prayer Rooms available in Room L65 for male Muslim prayer and the Brunei Gallery Prayer Room for female Muslim prayer.

Local Places of Worship

Baha’i

National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’i of the UK

27 Rutland Gate
London SW7 1PD

For more information ring 020 7584 2566, see UK Bahá’í or email nsa@bahai.org.uk.

Information is also available from the SOAS Bahá'í Society.

Buddhist Centres

Rigpa Buddhist Meditation Centre

330 Caledonian Road
London N1 1BB

For more information see Rigpa London or email enquiries@rigpa.org.uk.

North London Buddhist Centre

72 Holloway Road
London N7 8JG

For more information call 020 7700 1177 or see the North London Buddhist Centre website.

Information is also available from the SOAS Buddhist Society.


Christian Churches

American Church in London

Whitefield Memorial Church (non-denominational)
79a Tottenham Court Road
London, W1P 9HB

For more information call 020 7580 2791 or see the American International Church website.


Baptist
Bloomsbury Central Church

235 Shaftesbury Avenue
London, WC2H 8EP

For more information call 020 7240 0544 or see the Bloomsbury Central Baptist Church website.

King’s Cross Baptist Church

Vernon Square
London, WC1X 9EP

For more information email info@kcbc.org.uk or see the KCBC website.


Church of England
All Saints Church

Randells Road
London, N1 0DH

For more information email tedfell54@gmail.com or see the All Saints Church website.

Holy Cross Church

Cromer Street
London, WC1H 8JU

For more information email info@holycrosscromerstreet.org or see the Holy Cross Church website.

St. George's Parish Church

Bloomsbury Way
London, WC1A 2SA 

For more information email rector@stgb.org.uk or see the St George's Church website.

Parish of Old St Pancras

Pancras Road
London, NW1 1UL

For more information email fr.james@posp.co.uk or see the POSP website.

Council of African and Afro-Caribbean Churches

For information call 020 7274 5589 or see the CACC website.


Chinese Church in London - Soho

166A Shaftesbury Avenue
London, WC2H 8JB

For more information email nsc@ccil.org.uk or see the Chinese Church in London website.

Evangelical

Euston Church

Gordon Square
London, WC1H 0AG

For more information email info@eustonchurch.com or see the Euston Church website.


Greek Orthodox

Cathedral Church of All Saints
Camden Street
London, NW1 0JA

For more information email allsaintsgreekchurch@btconnect.com or see the GOCAS website.


Korean Anglican Church - God's Vision Church

30 Eastcastle Street
London W1W 8DJ

For more information email skylife1691@gmail.com or see the God's Vision Church website.


Lutheran

The Swedish Church

6-11 Harcourt Street
London, W1H 4AG

For more information email london@svenskakyrkan.se or see the Svenska Kyrkan website.


The International Lutheran Student Centre

30 Thanet Street
London, WC1H 9QH

For more information email ilsc@scape.com or see the ILSC Facebook page.


St Marys And Saint Georges German Lutheran Church

10 Sandwich Street
London, WC1H 9PL

For more information email pastor@german-church.org or see the German Church website.


Methodist

Kings Cross Methodist Church (Chinese)

58A Birkenhead Street
London, WC1H 8BW

For more information email pastor@kxmc.org.uk or see the KXMC website.

Epworth @ Euston

Epworth Room, Wesley Hotel & Conference Centre, 81-103 Euston Street
London, NW1 2EZ

For more information email superintendent@londonmethodist.org.uk or see the London Methodist website.


Orthodox
Russian Orthodox Church London

57 Harvard Road
London, W4 4ED

For more information text 07935 700721 or see the Russian Church London website.

Quakers
Friends House

173 Euston Road
London, NW1 2TB

For more information email enquiries@quaker.org.uk or see the Friends House website.


Roman Catholic

Newman House

Central University Catholic Chaplaincy
111 Gower Street
London, WC1E 6AR

For more information email reception@universitycatholic.net or see the University Catholic website.


The Blessed Sacrament

157 Copenhagen Street
London, N1 0SR

For more information email copenhagenstreet@rcdow.org.uk or see the Blessed Sacrament website.


Ukranian Catholic
Catholic Church of the Holy Family in Exile

21 Binney Street
London, W1K 5BQ

For more information, email cathedral@ukrainianchurch.org.uk or see the Ukranian Church website.


United Reform

Lumen United Reform Church

88 Tavistock Place
London, WC1H 9RS

For more information, email patriciabrewerton1@mac.com or see the Lumen URC website.


Islington United Reformed Church

120 St Paul's Road
London, N1 2LR

For more information, email islingtonurc@gmail.com or see the Islington URC website.

Information is also available from the SOAS Christian Union.


Hindu Temples

Shree Swaminarayan Mandir

220-222 Willesden Lane
London, NW2 5RG

For more information email info@shreeswaminarayan.org.uk or see the Shree Swaminarayan website.


Highgatehill Murugan Temple

200A Archway Road
London, N6 5BA

For more information email admin@highgatehillmurugan.org or see the Highgatehill Murugan Temple website.


Hindu Centre

39 Grafton Terrace
London, NW5 4JA

For more information email web.thehindu@thehindu.co.in or see the The Hindu website.


Radha Krishna Temple

9-10 Soho Street
London W1D 3DL

For more information email info@iskcon.london or see the ISKCON website. 

Information is also available from the SOAS Hindu Society.

Mosques

Muslim World League

46 Goodge Street
London, W1T 4LU

For more information email info@mwllo.org.uk or see the MWLLO website.


Al-Nehar Mosque & Education Centre

70 Caledonian Road
London, N1 9DN

For more information email anmosque@muslim.com or see the Al-Nehar Mosque website.


Central Mosque Trust & The Islamic Cultural Centre

146 Park Road
London, NW8 7RG

For more information email info@iccuk.org or see the ICCUK website.


London Islamic Cultural Society - Harringey Mosque

389-395 Wightman Road
London, N8 0NA

For more information email bibifamily@btinternet.com or see the LICS website.

Holborn Muslim Community & Welfare Association

33 Brookes Court
London, EC1N 7RR

For more information email imam@holbornmosque.org or see the HMCWA website.


Kings Cross Mosque & Islamic Centre

Sanfield (Basement), Cromer Street
London, WC1H 8DU

For more information call 07958 579699 or see the KCMICC website.


Finsbury Park Mosque

7-11 St Thomas's Road
London, N4 2OH

For more information call 020 7424 5252 or see the Finsbury Park Mosque website.


Information is also available from the SOAS Islamic Society.

New Religious Movements

You may come across representatives of New Religious Movements, which are sometimes referred to as ‘cults’. They may actively approach students who are new to University and particularly those new to London.

If you are approached and feel uncertain or want to know more about the organisation, its beliefs or practices you are recommended to contact Inform by emailing inform@kcl.ac.uk. This organisation holds the most comprehensive information about New Religious Movements and can offer support to those involved with such groups. 


Gurdwaras
Gurdwara Sikh Sangat

43 Harley Grove
London, E3 2AT

For more information email gurdwarasikhsangat.org@hotmail.com or see the Gurdwara Sikh Sangat website.


Central Gurdwara (Khalsa Jatha)

62 Queensdale Road
London, W11 4SG

For more information, email gen.sec@khalsajatha.com or see the Khalsa Jatha website.

Information is also available from the SOAS Sikh Society.


Synagogues

Central Synagogue

36-40 Hallam Street
London, W1W 6NW

For more information call 020 7580 1355 or see the Central Synagogue website.


The United Synagogue - Chelsea

Smith Terrace, Smith Street
London, SW3 4DL

For more information email golda@chelseasynagogue.co.uk or see the The United Synagogue website.


Finsbury Park

220 Green Lanes
London, N4 2NT 

For more information email fpsynagogue@yahoo.co.uk or see the Finsbury Park Synagogue website.


Highgate Shul

57 North Road
London, N6 4BJ

For more information email office@highgateshul.com or see the Highgate Shul website.

St John’s Wood Synagogue

37-41 Grove End Road
London, NW8 9NG 

For more information email office@shulinthewood.com or see the Shul In The Wood website.


West Central Liberal Synagogue

21 Maple Street
London, W1T 4BE

For more information email office@wcls.org.uk or see the WCLS website.


Masorti Synagogue

33 Abbey Road
London, NW8 0AT

For more information email office@newlondon.org.uk or see the Masorti website.


Information is also available from the SOAS Jewish Society.