Category - quakers

  • November 17, 2011

    Quakers in Britain have made a public declaration of support for the Occupy London Stock Exchange protesters, as they face a renewed eviction threat.

  • October 5, 2011

    Quakers in Britain have joined millions of others across the country in objecting to unjust government cuts that hit the most vulnerable.

  • October 2, 2011

    “Slow down,you move too fast” In the 45 years which have passed since Paul Simon wrote the 59th Street Bridge Song, we have come to move a whole lot faster.

  • September 30, 2011

    Children whose parents are in prison will today address a meeting of the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child in Geneva.

  • September 27, 2011

    Quaker Week 2011 takes place from 1-9 October, providing an opportunity to reflect on the theme, 'Making Peace a Way of Life', and to discover more about the convictions and practice of the Religious Society of Friends.

  • September 27, 2011

    Quakers around Britain will be speaking about their convictions and lifestance during the fifth national Quaker Week, 1-9 October 2011.

  • September 22, 2011

    Quakers in Britain says that people and society are being geared to supporting economic systems, rather than the other way round.

  • September 20, 2011

    Christians of all denominations have been invited to take part in lighting church beacons on 4 June 2012 to celebrate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.

  • September 19, 2011

    A Free Church delegation of leaders and representatives will attend the Liberal Democrat, Labour and Conservative party conferences in September and October.

  • September 16, 2011

    Much has been written today about Kweku Adoboli, the “rogue trader” who lost £1.3 billion of other people’s money. One fact that has received little attention is that he went to a Quaker school.