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Meeting The Quakers, the Religious Society Of Friends

Meeting The Quakers, the Religious Society Of Friends | Quaker | Scoop.it
How could you not like a group which calls itself "The Religious Society Of Friends"? :-). During a Quaker meeting, we all sat silently for an hour. Meditating? Praying? Counting the threads in a rug and imagining everyone ...
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A Brief History of Quakerism: APPROVED | Northern Yearly Meeting

Approved at Yearly Meeting Session 5/05 A Brief History of Quakerism The Religious Society of Friends arose in seventeenth-century England, at a time of...

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BBC - Religions - Christianity: Quakers

BBC - Religions - Christianity: Quakers | Quaker | Scoop.it
The Society of Friends began in England in the 1650s. Quakers believe that there is something of God in everybody. They do not have clergy or rituals and their meetings for worship are often held in silence.

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Being a Quaker in Today's World - Patheos.com

A Patheos interview with Laura Mancuso at the Parliament of World Religions in Melbourne, Australia.

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Kindertransport | Quakers in Britain

Kindertransport | Quakers in Britain | Quaker | Scoop.it
75th anniversary of the first kindertransport today. Read about Quaker involvement http://t.co/AL1I3184DD
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October 14: The Religious Society of Friends | Today in History

October 14: The Religious Society of Friends | Today in History | Quaker | Scoop.it
The Quakers, or the Religious Society of Friends, were founded by George Fox in the early 1600s. This legislation imposed a heavy fine on any ship bringing Quakers to the colony from England, and stated that the Quakers ...

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