Posted by Paul Landskroener We know there isn’t a Quaker Creed, but I just came across this quote that was offered as a succinct definition of the Quaker Faith by a former executive secretary of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. I found it strikingly clear and accurate and is the kind of thing that could easily be… Read More
Archive | 2004
Practical Preparations for One’s Death
In this time of war, we the members and attenders of the Twin Cities Friends Meeting state our belief in peace. In the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), we believer that there is that of God in everyone.
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In this mutual exploration, there are disciplines which help us. Friends wishing to speak raise their hand. When the clerk recognizes them, they rise, and, when ready, speak their mind. If the clerk asks for silence, all Friends return to worship seeking understanding and openness; in this silence, one speaks only if led.
TCFM has recognized the marriage of same sex couples for 17 years and has done so in the exercise of our religious liberty. We will continue to do so regardless of any legislation or constitutional amendment to the contrary. Because we believe that the same sex couples whose marriages we have witnessed should be permitted… Read More