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Universities' Chaplaincy in Leeds

Supporting the University of Leeds and Leeds Metropolitan University

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Welcome from the Chaplaincy

The Chaplaincy is here to support you during your time at university. We provide spiritual support and pastoral care for staff and students of all faiths and none.


Drop in to the Emmanuel Centre for a tea or coffee, relax and unwind in our common room, talk to a chaplain or use our quiet contemplation space.

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Mind, body and spirit classes - mondays in July.


Are you Interested in the mind-body connection?

Feel more energised and focused by setting aside some intentional relaxation space for yourself. Sessions can help you become more aware of your posture, manage your emotions and increase energy levels.


Mats are provided. Please wear comfortable clothing that is suitable for exercise.

Dates - 28 July, 4, 11 August.
Venue - Claire Chapel, Emmanuel Centre
Time - 12:10 - 12:50.

Please book through the chaplaincy. If you have your own mat, please bring it along!


Regular events ...


Every Tuesday, 1.10pm

Claire Chapel, Emmanuel Centre


Mid-week communion

Every Wednesday, 1.10pm

Claire Chapel, Emmanuel Centre


International students club

Every Wednesday from 6pm, Emmanuel Centre


Cafe church

Every Sunday during term time from 5pm

Claire Chapel, Emmanuel Centre


Orthodox Service

Second sunday of every month, during term time from 10:30.

Claire Chapel, Emmanuel Centre


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The Chaplaincy has a wide range of weekly and one off activities.

See our what's on page for details of our current activities.



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Upcoming events...

Mind, body and spirit classes

Dates - 28 July, 4, 11 August

Time - 12:10 - 12:50
Claire Chapel, Emmanuel Centre


Mid Autumn Festival

Chinese Chaplains' Mid Autumn Festival

Thursday 4th September, from 6:30pm.





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The Claire Chapel

The Claire Chapel is available for staff and students, for quiet contemplation and prayer. It is located upstairs in the Emmanuel Centre.


The chaplaincy is here for you whatever you are concerned about. We offer a listening ear and a friendly hand through the difficult times in your life. We can help you keep your balance by offering you space to breathe and rest.


If you would like to speak to a Chaplain, contact the chaplaincy.

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