When Quakers say that their worship service is “programmed” or “unprogrammed”, what do they mean?
Quakers don’t talk about conversion or outward baptism. Instead we say that we’ve become “convinced.” What does that look like?
What are Quakers doing when they sit in silence on Sunday morning? 7 Friends share their answers.
When we sit in silence on Sunday morning, Quakers often like to say that we’re “listening”. But what does that still small voice sound like?
How does Quaker Meeting compare to other Christian services? Quaker author and scholar Ben Pink Dandelion explores this question.
A guide for newcomers on what they can expect in Quaker Meeting for Worship on Sunday morning.
What are Quakers trying to achieve when sitting together in silence? A Gathered Quaker Meeting is a particularly powerful experience.
In the Quaker religion, adherents believe that a higher power can speak through them. We asked Quakers what it’s actually like to experience this.
What happens when you try to sit in silence for an hour? These seven Quakers discuss the challenge of being alone with one’s thoughts in Quaker worship, and the opportunity for grace and true communion on the other side.
Most people are unfamiliar with the Quaker religion, or they confuse us for the guy on the Quaker Oats box. In this video, we ask 6 Quakers what it means to be a practicing Quaker.