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Quakers (or Friends) are members of a historically Christian group of religious movements formally known as the Religious Society of Friends, or Friends Church ...


What are "Quakers"? Quakers are members of the Religious Society of Friends, a faith that emerged as a new Christian denomination in England during a ...


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

What are Quakers?


May 26, 2011 ... The links below on this page will connect you with some descriptions of Quaker beliefs as expressed by different branches of the Society of ...


See our answers to the frequently asked questions people have about Quakers and the Quaker way.


This lesson explores the nature and history of the Religious Society of Friends, also known as the Quakers. We will review their core doctrinal beliefs, style of ...

Why were Quakers called Quakers?


Quakers are officially called "The Society of Friends". ... to their agitated movements before moments of divine revelation, they were popularly called Quakers.


The Religious Society of Friends began as a movement in England in the mid 17th century in Lancashire. Members are informally known as Quakers, as they were said "to tremble in ..... Though the Dutch West India Company called Quakerism an "abominable religion", it nevertheless overruled Stuyvesant in 1663 and ...


Jul 3, 2009 ... In the early days Quakers were suspicious of theology... and many .... There is a Quaker hymn book, called Worship in Song, A Quaker Hymnal.