national quaker week

  • October 2, 2017

    This is National Quaker week and the 2017 theme is 'In turbulent a Quaker'.

  • October 9, 2015

    During national Quaker Week, Quakers in Britain are protesting against the use of military drones. Quakers hold that drones devalue human life and undermine international law.

  • October 1, 2015

    During Quaker Week (3-11 October) Quakers around Britain will find simple and imaginative ways to share and deepen their faith.

  • October 2, 2014

    Quakers in Britain will be marking their eighth national Quaker Week from 4 to 12 October, following the theme 'Let your life speak'.

  • September 27, 2013

    Quakers will be marking the seventh annual Quaker Week (28 September 6 October) by sharing their spiritual journeys and listening to the spiritual journeys of others.

  • September 24, 2012

    Quakers in Britain will be marking the sixth national Quaker Week (28 September to 3 October) by wearing badges which say “I’m a Quaker – ask me why."

  • 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 16, 2007

    Quakers, often known for the quietness and stillness of their meetings as well as their commitment to justice and peacemaking, are being urged to 'drop their traditional modesty' for the first ever National Quaker Week.