Ohio Valley Yearly Meeting

The Religious Society of Friends

c/o Community Friends
3960 Winding Way
Cincinnati, Ohio 45229



OVYM's Online Faith and Practice document contains all of the revised and new texts as approved in past Yearly Meeting Annual Sessions

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NOTE: If you are looking for the Meeting Minutes of the OVYM Executive Committee, they can be found in their own section further down the page.
You may also want to view the documents (such as Minutes or Epistles) for a specific year's Annual Sessions. You may do so by visiting the Annual Sessions Page.


OVYM Faith and Practice, Updated June 2019 as amended in Annual Sessions by Ohio Valley Yearly Meeting. For hard copies of the "Discipline" as originally published in 1978, please see your Meeting Clerk.
OVYM Policy on Abuse Prevention, current as amended and approved by the OVYM Executive Committee on 10th Month 4th 2015
2010 Guidelines on Submitting Meeting Records to the OVYM Archives
List of Property of Meetings, the list of the deeds of properties held by the OVYM Executive Committee on 10th Month 4th, 2015
OVYM Handbook, as of July 2019.
Historic 2010 OVYM Handbook, (information only) replaced by the OVYM Handbook.
1968 History of Indiana Yearly Meeting, by Seth Furnas Sr.
2012 Survey Results

Published Minutes

2017 Program on Intervisitation
2014 Minute on Gaza and Israel
2013 Statement on the Abolition of Nuclear Weapons
2011 Minute on Sexuality and Gender Identity
2011 Declaration on Peace and Violence
2010 Minute on Terrorism and War
2010 Minute on Gaza
2010 Minute on Gaza Resource List
2010 Minute on the Escalation of the War in Afghanistan and Iran
2008 Minute on Cluster Bombs
2008 Appeal for Ceasefire in Lebanon and Israel
2004 Minute on the Defense of Marriage Act
2002 Minute on the Occupation of Iraq and Afghanistan
2002 Minute of Sustainability
2002 Minute on the Peace Tax Fund

Executive Committee Minutes

4th Month 2020
2nd Month 2020
8th Month 2019
4th Month 2019
4th Month 2019 Treasurer's Report
2nd Month 2019
11th Month 2018
8th Month 2018
4th Month 2018
2nd Month 2018
12th Month 2017 Called Meeting
11th Month 2017
8th Month 2017
8th Month 2017 Treasurer's Report & Budget
5th Month 2017
4th Month 2017

Executive Committee Reports to the Yearly Meeting approved during Annual Sessions can be found in the Minutes for each year on the Annual Sessions Page.

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