Every 5 years, Friends World Committee for Consultation publishes a map of Quakers worldwide. We talk with Gretchen Castle, General Secretary of FWCC, about Friends around the world.
For Anthony Smith, discovering the Religious Society of Friends was an opportunity to develop his spiritual understanding and personal theology.
If you claimed conscientious objector status, would a draft board believe you? Curt Torell of Quaker House has some tips for making sure they do.
Not every Quaker meeting has a paid pastor, but some have found it helpful. Margaret Webb, pastor of New Garden Meeting in North Carolina, explains her role.
Not everyone in Quaker Meeting speaks the same theological language, but Friends have a way to listen for the Spirit behind the words.
Being opposed to war doesn’t mean that Quakers aren’t supportive of soldiers. As Lenore Yarger puts it, “military members are also victims of war in their own way.”
How do Friends support one another in discernment? Sometimes, it involves gathering in a Quaker clearness committee.
Is it possible to be both a Quaker and a Muslim? For Naveed Moeed, the two faiths enhance each other.
In these times of rising anti-Muslim sentiment, how can Quakers demonstrate our spiritual conviction of equality?
Last week we posted a video about Quakers and the Kingdom of God. But is the word “Kingdom” antiquated, or even offensive? This week, Callid Keefe-Perry explores the baggage behind the phrase and explains why he still uses it.