Monthly Archives: March 2013

Tracy Chevalier on the power of silence

The author Tracy Chevalier writes in a recent Guardian article about the  silence of a Quaker meeting for worship, which she describes as  ”possibly the quietest place in today’s society outside of a meditation class”.   She writes that this experience … Continue reading

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Francis appeals to conscience of the world

The hierarchy and ostentation surrounding the Papacy gives most Quakers a headache.  However, the tone and content of Francis’ inauguration will be very welcome.  Catholic social teaching, on many issues, chimes with the reported concerns of Jesus. Francis has called for a … Continue reading

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Quaker artists exhibition, Capel Manor

Five Quaker artists, including our Friends Michael Coyle and Carol Baker, will be taking part in a week-long exhibition at Capel Manor College in Enfield from 1st – 7th April. Please note that the exhibition is open 10am – 5pm and is free … Continue reading

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Booksale 27 April (with Cake)

Winchmore Hill Quakers and Amnesty announce their fourth ever annual booksale, thousands of high quality second hand books at low prices, free entry, refreshments.  11-3pm, Saturday 27th April 2013. To donate books call 07771 888825 To volunteer to help email … Continue reading

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