Society of Friends Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. In the Light: Quaker Friends' teachings emphasize simplicity and peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | Kenosha News

    Michael Houle takes part in silent worship during a recent meeting of the Kenosha-Racine Worship Group of the Religious Society of Friends. Michael Houle takes part in silent worship during a recent meeting of the Kenosha-Racine Worship Group of the Religious Society of Friends.

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  2. Church Notes June 17 Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... of a Father from David, 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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  3. Nuclear Abolitionists From Across the Globe Convene to Demand a Nuclear Free FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Common Dreams

    ... and Japan. The American Friends Service Committee is a practical expression of the faith of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers). Committed to the principles of nonviolence and justice, it seeks in its work and witness to draw on the ...

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  4. Yearly Quaker meeting is June 21-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Bureau County Republican

    ... directly to you Tuesday through Saturday at no charge. Sign up today! MCNABB - The Clear Creek Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) will host their 2017 meeting June 21-25 at the historic meeting house south of McNabb. Workshops and talks by ...

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  5. God exists: George FoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | San Diego Reader

    ... side of the country. George Fox (1624-1691) was an English religious leader and founder of the Religious Society of Friends, also known as the Quakers or Friends. Traveling throughout Britain at a time of great religious and social upheaval in the ...

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  6. Quakers support judicial review of right to ethical investmentRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | Ekklesia Daily News

    ... law, particularly with regard to human rights. * 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. A Fox Valley Church Declares Itself A SanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... come get your father, your mother, your husband, your son." The Winnebago Worship Group of the Religious Society of Friends of the Fox Valley, a Quaker congregation, did so last year. The Fox Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship itself was once ...

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  8. This Indian warrior, turned Quaker pacifist, died trying to get home to his sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Hello! Every seven days, for the rest of the year, This Week in Portland History is bringing to light a person or event from the city's past. Frank Modoc lies beneath a marble stone in the Society of Friends Cemetery in Portland.

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  9. Faith in Taranaki: What makes Christianity so special?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | Taranaki Daily News

    ... New Year announcement entitled: "Nonviolence: a style of Politics for Peace". Other denominations like to Society of Friends or Quakers and the Jehovah's Witnesses have long practiced this style of politics, with Jehovah's Witnesses currently banned ...

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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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