Expressing a moment of the eternal

“Art is like beginning a sentence before you know its ending. The risks are obvious: you may never get to the end … or having gotten there, you may not have said anything. This is probably not a good idea in public speaking, but it’s an excellent idea in making art.” – David Bayles and Ted Orland, Art and Fear

Bayles and Orland are writing about art, but I...
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Who are our kindred?

True kindness presupposes the faculty of imagining as one’s own the suffering and joy of others. Without imagination, there can be weakness, theoretical or practical philanthropy, but not true kindness. – Andre Gide, Pretexts, Reflections on Literature and Morality

There are times when I miss something that’s plainly in front of me; we have a special recording device at chapel,...
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The Power WE Have

Recognising the good we do in this world is important for ourselves


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Job Vacancy: Chapel Lettings Assistant (2 Available)

… JUST THE JOB for you or someone you know?

16 HRS PW @ £10 PH in Manchester City Centre.

The role involves meeting a wide variety of people, who come to Cross Street Unitarian Chapel to use our meeting rooms. You will prepare the room, serve refreshments and above all offer a warm welcome.

For more information, please write a letter (NO CVs) explaining your...
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New Lift Operational!

30 Sep 2016 Cross Street Chapel is proud to announce that their lift has been successfully replaced, meaning people with limited mobility can now access the upper meeting rooms. The chapel is committed to accessibility, and thanks their Trustees and the congregation for the contributions which have made this possible.

An “Uplifting Blessing” will be given for the lift this...
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