How To Be Chill, Life Lessons From Quakers Beliefs

How To Be Chill, Life Lessons From Quakers Beliefs

From the beginning Quakers have been actively involved in social justice and reform. Such activities have drawn many to this faith community and in Bristol, UK Friends are involved in prison reform, in resolving conflict non-violently, in outreach with homeless people, campaigning against the arms trade, green issues and many other causes.

From the beginning Quakers have been actively involved in social justice and reform. Such activities have drawn many to this faith community and in Bristol, UK Friends are involved in prison reform, in resolving conflict non-violently, in outreach with homeless people, campaigning against the arms trade, green issues and many other causes.

The Quakers - Beliefs and Worship Practices

The Quakers - Beliefs and Worship Practices

John Woolman (October 19, 1720 – October 7, 1772) was a N. American merchant, tailor, journalist and itinerant Quaker preacher, and an early abolitionist in the colonial era. He traveled through frontier areas to preach Quaker beliefs, and advocate against slavery and the slave trade, cruelty to animals, economic injustices and oppression, and conscription; during the French and Indian War, he urged tax resistance to deny support to the military.  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Woolman

John Woolman (October 19, 1720 – October 7, 1772) was a N. American merchant, tailor, journalist and itinerant Quaker preacher, and an early abolitionist in the colonial era. He traveled through frontier areas to preach Quaker beliefs, and advocate against slavery and the slave trade, cruelty to animals, economic injustices and oppression, and conscription; during the French and Indian War, he urged tax resistance to deny support to the military. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Woolman

Slap Your Sides - Life in their Pennsylvania town changes for Jubal Shoemaker and his family when his older brother acts on his Quaker beliefs by becoming a conscientious objector during World War II.

Slap Your Sides - Life in their Pennsylvania town changes for Jubal Shoemaker and his family when his older brother acts on his Quaker beliefs by becoming a conscientious objector during World War II.

Growing up and receiving my education in a Quaker community, nonviolence was instilled in me from an early age. Respect for all and the belief in equality developed in me, and I was blessed with a community that constantly affirmed these ideals and values. What does it even mean to be a pacifist? However, current …

Growing up and receiving my education in a Quaker community, nonviolence was instilled in me from an early age. Respect for all and the belief in equality developed in me, and I was blessed with a community that constantly affirmed these ideals and values. What does it even mean to be a pacifist? However, current …

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