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Fourth Sunday Focus: Silence and Waiting

Anne McNeill led a Fourth Sunday Focus on Silence, Listening, and Waiting. This is a one hour session on a prepared topic. Anne chose to use a mixture of readings, silence, and discussion. It was a deep and revealing discussion … Continue reading

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Quakerism: a faith for turbulent times

For Quaker Week 2017 Jon Martin from Quakers in Britain reflects on how the history of Quakerism means it has always been a faith for uncertain times.  You can read the blog article here. Please like & share:

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Tottenham Quaker Garden Party

The annual Tottenham Quaker Garden Party will be held on Sunday 10th September 2017 from 12.30pm until 4pm. Join Tottenham Friends for a bring and share lunch, the famous Tottenham Cake (invented by a Quaker!), games and chat. The address is :- … Continue reading

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Times article about Quaker international peace work

Positive article in a national newspaper about Quaker international peace work.  You can access it here (hopefully The Times paywall has now lifted for this article). Please like & share:

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Yearly Meeting Gathering 2017

The annual conference of Quakers in Britain continuing the theme of “Living Out Our Faith in the World” was held at Warwick University this year.  The epistle from the event is published below.  You can see some of the presentations … Continue reading

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Quaker Tapestry exhibition, August 2017

The award-winning Quaker Tapestry, which depicts the history of Quakerism in embroidery and is modelled on the famous Bayeux Tapestry, is being exhibited in Friends House in Euston in August. It was last in London over 20 years ago. The 77 panels … Continue reading

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Standing in solidarity against violence

Quakers in Britain join the international community in condemning the attack on Manchester Arena. Quakers are part of The Interfaith Network and endorse this statement: “Our thoughts and prayers are with those who lost their lives or were injured in … Continue reading

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Refugee Week 2017

Quakers in Britain are putting on an impressive programme of events to mark Refugee Week 2017 from 19-25 June.  All events will be at Friends House in Euston.  All free of charge.  Have a look at the programme here. Please … Continue reading

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Radical spirituality: the early history of the Quakers

This free, very popular,  online course is being repeated in May 2017.   Learn about the beginnings of  Quakerism as it emerged in 17th century England.  To find out more and register click here. Please like & share:

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Quakers stand alongside victims of racist policies

Quakers in Britain have responded to the global unease about recent political developments around the world with a clear statement asserting that, “Humanity needs leaders of integrity and conscience, ready to be held to account by individuals and institutions, national … Continue reading

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