Interfaith Initiative

Inter-Religious Dialogue in Rome

Rome features some interesting and relevant organizations and institutes which regularly host activities and lectures on interfaith and religion. The Interfaith Initiative supports these events and will organize occasional 'outings' to explore interfaith in the neighborhood. To stay informed about our calendar and meetings, please email us at: [email protected] or like our Facebook page.

Institutes Involved in Interfaith Initiatives in Rome

Comunità di Sant'Egidio
Pontifical Institute on Arabic and Islamic Studies
Dicastery for Interreligious Dialogue
The Focolari Movement - Romaamor
International Foundation for Inter-religious and Intercultural Education
Religions for Peace

Connect to a Place of Worship

In addition to interfaith and religious organizations, there are multiple points of references in Rome for prayer and devotion for people from all religious backgrounds. Please see our list of references for more information on masses, religious services, places of worship and other religious homes in Rome. Feel free to email the Interfaith Initiative for any additional information.

Places of Worship and Cultural Centers
Buddhist Temples in Rome
Mosques in Rome
Catholic Services in Rome in English (and other languages)
Anglican, Baptist, Coptic, Evangelical, Orthodox, Protestant and Presbyterian Services in Rome
Synagogues and Jewish Communities in Rome

Connect with a Chaplain

JCU is offering Christian Chaplaincy services to all its students, staff and faculty in collaboration with the Church of Santa Dorotea and the University Pastoral Office for the Vicariate of Rome. Father Riccardo Lufrani can be contacted for Spiritual Direction, Confessions, Sacraments and also simply to have a chat.

Languages: English and Italian
Please make an appointment by emailing: [email protected]

JCU is offering Methodist Chaplaincy services to all its students, staff and faculty in collaboration with the Churches Together in Rome. Reverend Tim Macquiban can be contacted for Spiritual Direction and Masses in English.

Languages: English
Please make an appointment by emailing: [email protected]