Quakers (or Friends) are members of a historically Christian group of religious
movements ...... Friends gather for worship and offer remembrances about the
deceased. In some Quaker religious tradit...
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 ...
Quakers are not: Amish, Anabaptists, Shakers or Puritans--we come from a
separate tradition than these other groups. We mostly don't dress like the man on
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 ...
Many other Quakers draw spiritual sustenance from various religious traditions,
such as Buddhism, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, and the nature religions. [back to ...
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 ...
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 of worship and self. ... Quaker tradition evolved from
the Reform movements of seventeenth-century England. Decentralization was ...
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.
Jul 3, 2009 ... Quakers believe that there is something of God in everybody. ... are very informal
compared to those from other traditions and there is no priest ...