Hospitality and Sanctuary for All – a resource written by City of Sanctuary founder Inderjit Bhogal, exploring the ideas of hospitality and sanctuary in Christianity
Sanctuary in Scotland includes facts and figures, definitions, current issues, and ideas for practical action by and for faith communities in Scotland. Free hard copies for yourself or your group can be ordered here. A copy for download is available on the Church of Scotland website.
The Diocese of Lichfield ‘Stories of Welcome’ – different ways in which refugees have been welcomed in the diocese
The Sanctuary Everywhere Manifesto The manifesto agreed by the highest Quaker decision-making body in Britain, Meeting for Sufferings. Among other things, it calls for the closure of immigration detention centres.
For Refugees, With Refugees – a resource pack from the Council of Christians and Jews to advance interfaith community responses to welcoming people seeking sanctuary
Refugee Resource Centre for Churches (R2C2) – A partnership between Jubilee+ and the Boaz Trust which was set up to bring together the expertise and experience of all those working to support people seeking sanctuary
Embrace Northern Ireland have produced a very handy and accessible handbook aimed at helping locals, faith and other groups and new arrivals navigate the system and know where to find help.
Interfaith Manifesto (2015)
Birmingham’s first Church of Sanctuary, Erdington Six Ways Baptist Church, made this recording for their Sanctuary Sunday service, with the sermon from Inderjit Bhogal , one of the co-founders of City of Sanctuary, on 20th June 2021: