Many religious groups have creeds. Quaker faith springs from a deeply held belief in living our lives according to our spiritual experience.
Quaker testimonies have a long history:
- we worked for the abolition of slavery and are still involved in racial justice issues.
- we have always opposed war as a means of settling disputes and still work for peace and alternatives to violence.
Quaker testimonies arise out of an inner conviction and challenge our normal ways of living: