Society of Friends Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Church Notes June 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... Day to God," using Luke 11:3 at the 10 a.m. service Sunday. Burlington Worship Group of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) will meet at 8:30 a.m. Sunday at the Art Center of Burlington, 301 Jefferson St., with a Quaker Prayer for Worship. ...

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  2. Unitarian Universalist church in Wis. declares itself sanctuary congregationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | USA Today

    ... extension of who we want to be as a community." Besides the Winnebago Worship Group of the Religious Society of Friends (Quaker) of the Fox Valley, Hart-Landsberg said the Fellowship is the only Fox Valley religious institution to make a public ...

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  3. Christian church leaders denounce Galway mosque attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | RTE.ie

    ... the Methodist Church and the Presbyterian Church; and Richard Kimball, representing The Religious Society of Friends in Ireland also known as the Quakers. RTE.ie is the website of Raidio Teilifis Eireann, Ireland's National Public Service ...

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  4. Church leaders condemn 'loutish' attack on mosque in GalwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | BreakingNews.ie

    ... Freeburn, representing the Methodist and the Presbyterian churches and Richard Kimball, of the Religious Society of Friends in Ireland, offered the Iman their "full and wholehearted support". They also extended it to the Ahmadiyyan Muslim ...

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  5. Church Notes June 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... will hear Steve McCall's sermon at the 10 a.m. service Sunday. Burlington Worship Group of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) will meet at 8:30 a.m. Sunday at the Art Center of Burlington, 301 Jefferson St., with Quaker Prayer for Worship: ...

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  6. Quakers mark an anniversary in Friends HouseRead the original story

    May 21, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Gathering 2017 at the University of Warwick in Coventry. * Quakers are known formally as the Religious Society of Friends. Around 23,000 people attend 478 Quaker meetings in Britain. Their commitment to equality, justice, peace, simplicity and truth ...

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  7. Quakers mark an anniversary in Friends HouseRead the original story

    May 21, 2017 | Ekklesia Daily News

    ... Gathering 2017 at the University of Warwick in Coventry. * Quakers are known formally as the Religious Society of Friends. Around 23,000 people attend 478 Quaker meetings in Britain. Their commitment to equality, justice, peace, simplicity and truth ...

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  8. An ecumenical house of worship in Pottstown for Christians, Jews, and FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... ecumenical house of worship for a predominantly African American church, a synagogue, and the Religious Society of Friends. Bethel Community Church of Pottstown, Congregation Hesed Shel Emet (Mercy and Truth), and the Pottstown Area Friends Worship ...

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  9. On the importance of men in our societyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | The Gleaner

    Guidance counsellor Maurice Richards is a community-focused member of the Religious Society of Friends who insists that Jamaica has been in moral decline for many years but who fears that the worst is yet to come. Speaking recently from his office at the Galina Primary School in St Mary, Richards claims that society's preference for material over substance is the main reason there has been an erosion of traditional family values in recent years.

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  10. Quakers gather on Pendle Hill in silent protest against frackingRead the original story

    May 10, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... with Quakers' commitment to become a low-carbon community. * Quakers are known formally as the Religious Society of Friends. Around 23,000 people attend 478 Quaker meetings in Britain. Their commitment to equality, justice, peace, simplicity and ...

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  11. Letter: Society of Friends continues its presenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    We who are the members of the New Bedford Monthly Meeting of the Society of Friends are proud to be among those planning the Abolition Row Park, which will be our new neighbor across the street. We applaud Lee Blake's tireless work to braid together resources to bring this project to fruition.

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  12. Quarter of Quaker Meetings say no to fossil fuelsRead the original story

    May 5, 2017 | Ekklesia Daily News

    ... with Quakers' commitment to become a low-carbon community." * Quakers are known formally as the Religious Society of Friends. Around 23,000 people attend 478 Quaker meetings in Britain. Their commitment to equality, justice, peace, simplicity and ...

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  13. New Bedford residents discussion proper ways to honor Frederick DouglassRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... freedom. The park will have three entrances including one across the street from New Bedford's Original Society of Friends. A bench will sit across from the entrance on the eastern side of the park and will likely have a statue of Douglass. ...

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  14. Church Notes April 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... will hear Steve McCall's sermon at the 10 a.m. service Sunday. Burlington Worship Group of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) will meet at 8:30 a.m. Sunday at the Art Center of Burlington, 301 Jefferson St., with Quaker Prayer for Worship: ...

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  15. 10 Niche Social Networks to Use Instead of FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | PC Magazine

    ... parsing software links you to other people working on the same stuff. The end result is a mutual support society of friends and strangers. The internet has changed the way we travel in numerous ways, and social networking is just catching up. Wayn ...

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  16. Quakers call on Scottish government to ban frackingRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... and had a vision of creating a great movement of people. * Quakers are known formally as the Religious Society of Friends. Around 23,000 people attend 478 Quaker meetings in Britain. Their commitment to equality, justice, peace, simplicity and truth ...

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  17. Constable: Quakers still have friends in suburbsRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... as, "We meet in stillness to discover a deeper sense of God's presence." Known as the Religious Society of Friends in the United States, Quakers got their start in 1647 in England when George Fox, not satisfied with religious options in the wake of ...

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  18. The Jamaica connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | The Gleaner

    ... established church in England and Wales, were already in the West Indies. Their movement, the Religious Society of Friends, said to have been founded by George Fox about the 1650s, sprouted about the same time when English sailors, led by Admiral ...

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  19. Church Notes April 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... a.m. Sunday. There is no Sunday evening service this week. Burlington Worship Group of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) will meet at 8:30 a.m. Sunday at the Burlington Art Center, 301 Jefferson St. The Quaker Prayer for Worship will be ...

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  20. Religious Quakers Express Disappointment With Quaker DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Daily Pennsylvanian

    ... guests, Quaker Days was not all it promised to be. Early this morning, 16 members of the Religious Society of Friends of Philadelphia arrived at Houston Hall eager to partake in the Quaker Days events. They had hoped to find an informative and fun ...

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