to Other Quaker-friendly Web Sites
The World Quaker Web Site
The most comprehensive on-line collection of Quaker writings, history,
organizations and other things Quaker.
The Quaker Finder Web Site
To Find a Quaker Meeting Near You.
Religious Society of Friends
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting
The regional Quaker body covering Delaware, the eastern half of
Pennsylvania, southern half of New Jersey and part of Maryland.
Accessible at the site are PYM publications, including Faith and
Practice which deals with the beliefs and practices of PYM Friends,
the PYM News newsletter, PYM pamphlets, and the Friends and
Education newsletter; a guide to local member Monthly Meetings;
information and background documents for PYM annual sessions; the Young
Friends page for teenage Friends; the activities of PYM through its
Standing Committees and Working Groups, a staff directory, and a guide
to its organizational structure, the PYM Nominating Committee
Handbook; a calendar of events; and the online catalog of the PYM
Faith and Practice of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting
Faith and Practice is a book which details the beliefs and
practices of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) within the area
served by the Yearly Meeting. First adopted in 1955, Faith and
Practice was revised in 1972. After 25 years and numerous
re-printings, it was revised in 1997 and again revised in 2002, with
updates in the section on Yearly Meeting structures and a new section of
Friends General Conference
A national Quaker association in the unprogrammed tradition of the
Religious Society of Friends of 14 Yearly Meetings and Regional Groups.
Includes information about the Friends General Conference's (FGC) mission and work, up-coming
conferences, an on-line bookstore, and a library of publications
Friends World Committee for Consultation
Acts in a consultative capacity to promote better understanding among
Friends the world over, particularly by the encouragement of joint
conferences and intervisitation, the collection and circulation of
information about Quaker literature and other activities directed
towards that end.
A nearby Quaker study and retreat center.
Peace and Social Concerns
American Friends Service Committee
A Quaker organization with programs in the United States and abroad that
focus on issues related to economic justice, peace-building and
demilitarization, social justice, and youth.
Friends Committee on National Legislation
A Quaker lobby, based in Washington, DC, seeking a world free of war and
the threat of war, a society with equity and justice for all, a
community where every person's potential may be fulfilled and an earth
The online peace and concerns network of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting.
Quaker United Nations Offices
A Quaker presence at the United Nations in New York and Geneva,
representing Friends concerns at the international level and
facilitating people-to-people diplomacy on global issues.
Right Sharing of World Resources
An independent Quaker organization supporting grassroots microprojects
for economic development in Third World countries and offering
educational materials on the spiritual impact of materialism on our
An electronic link to a monthly journal devoted to Quaker practice and
belief. It contains the contents of recent issues and an on-line