Volunteers needed: interfaith school speaking scheme

A request for Quakers to volunteer with The Faith & Belief Forum, as part of their interfaith school workshops: Hello, my name is Jaishree, I’ve been part a freelance trainer at The West Midlands Quaker Peace and Education Project since Read More …

‘A Future for All…’ conference

‘A Future for All … Implementing the Christian imperative to care for our World’, held on Saturday 14 July 2018, was the first ecumenical Eco Church conference and was organised by the Central England Quaker Low Carbon Commitment forum and Read More …

Pacifists Making Guns: Video of Talk on 18th Century Quakers

Pacifists making guns: the Galtons of Birmingham and Britain’s industrial revolution. If you didn’t get a chance to attend this lecture from Professor Priya Satia (Stanford) delivered at the University of Birmingham, the university has posted the full video to Read More …

Introducing the Restoring Relations Project

Alistair Heslop, a Quaker from Northamptonshire, introduces the work of this project that aims to help Quaker meetings handle conflict better. “I have heard some Friends deny their anger in a silent ‘peace’ where there is no understanding of each Read More …

From the Archives: ‘Awful Conditions’

This is the third in our series of guest posts from the Birmingham and Warwickshire Quakers archive project at the Library of Birmingham.  Now that the project is complete, you can explore the archive catalogue online. ‘Awful conditions’ in Birmingham Read More …