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Quakers (or Friends) are members of a group of religious Christian movements which is known ...... Friends gather for worship and offer remembrances about the deceased. In some Quaker religious trad...

What Do Quakers Believe? | Quaker Information Center


May 26, 2011 ... Quakers all share common roots in a Christian movement that arose in ... On this basis, the Christian Scriptures and tradition are highly ...

Meeting the Spirit - An Introduction to Quaker Beliefs and Practices


The formal title of the Quaker movement is now: "Religious Society of Friends ..... or Quaker traditions, using crafts, games or other activities to develop their own ...

Frequently Asked Questions about Quakers | NEYM: Quakers in ...


What does the pastor do in a Quaker meeting? ... We also value the religious writings of many traditions, and are nourished by other sources of wisdom, ...

World Funeral Customs: Quaker Funeral Traditions - I'm Sorry to Hear


Oct 6, 2015 ... Learn about Quaker funeral traditions and how to prepare to attend a Quaker fuenral in this article on World Funeral Customs: Quaker Funerals.



The unprogrammed Liberal Quakers maintain the traditional practice of meetings based on expectant ... Each of the traditions left out something important.

Beliefs & practices of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)


Dec 26, 2009 ... Quakers have had a tradition of opposing war. They have followed the beliefs of the early Christian movement which was strongly pacifist.

Silence in Quaker Tradition - Articles - House of Solitude - Hermitary


Silence in Quaker tradition of worship and self. ... Quaker tradition evolved from the Reform movements of seventeenth-century England. Decentralization was ...

World Funeral Customs: Quaker Funeral Traditions - Philly.com


Oct 21, 2015 ... Although Quakerism has evolved greatly since the outset, its founding principle still prevails throughout the religion. This primary belief is that ...

Quaker Funeral Customs - Funeralwise.com


In the Quaker tradition, the congregation meets in a plain building, known as a meetinghouse, and there are no ministers, as Friends (another name for Quakers ) ...

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FAQs about Quakers | Friends General Conference


Many other Quakers draw spiritual sustenance from various religious traditions, such as Buddhism, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, and the nature religions. [back to ...

A Brief Introduction to Quakerism | QuakerMaps.com (Beta)


Quakerism arises out of a radical interpretation of Christianity that ... as being a living reality in personal experience, not only in the Bible and Church tradition.

Quaker Funeral Traditions | Everplans


Though there is no unified Quaker theory on the afterlife, many Quakers reject the traditional notions of Heaven and Hell in favor of the idea that a life lived in the ...