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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 ...

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


Quakers generally believe that the experience of God manifests itself as an Inner Light that lives in every soul.

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.



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

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.

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 ...

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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 ...

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 ...

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, ...