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Our history

Quakers and same-sex marriage

Updated 20 September 2023

Quakers in Britain have been considering sexuality for more than 60 years. In 2009 we made the decision to campaign for the right to marry same-sex couples in Quaker meetings for worship.

Quakers and same-sex marriage

Our faith

Quakers and God

Updated 20 September 2023

Our understanding of God is shaped by personal experience; different people use words that they find helpful and meaningful. On this page a group of seven Quakers share what God means to them.

Quakers and God

Free resources

Peace, social justice, sustainability and faith relations

Updated 30 March 2023

A list of resources relating to current Quaker concerns.

Faith relations, peace, climate and social justice

News

Quakers reimagine the economic system

Updated 17 July 2018

Young adult Quakers came together this week with a common desire for a new economic system that is fairer, more sustainable and resilient. They call for urgent change and a system more focused on wellbeing and the common good.

Quaker reimagine the economy

News

Loving Earth textiles highlighting threats to natural world comes to Westminster

Updated 22 February 2023

A Quaker-led textile exhibition about the survival of the planet is on show to politicians in Portcullis House.

Loving Earth textiles highlighting threats to natural world comes to Westminster

News

How faith and politics can change the world

Updated 29 July 2017

In these days of political turmoil Quakers in Britain are inviting two Quaker politicians to their Yearly Meeting Gathering to explore how faith and politics can change the world.

How politics and faith can change the world

News

Facing power and privilege

Updated 27 May 2019

A 1,200 strong gathering of Quakers in London has shared their hopes and fears about the plight of the planet and how power and privilege prevent effective work for justice.

Facing power and privilege

News

Quakers challenge new government on top priorities

Updated 2 January 2020

A call to focus on criminal justice, climate justice, migrant rights, and international relations.

Quakers challenge new government on top priorities

Blog

Sowing seeds for a Quaker new economy

Updated 7 September 2018

In 2015, dozens of Quakers from around the country contributed to the creation of 10 principles for an new economy rooted in Quaker values of equality, truth, simplicity and peace.

Sowing seeds for a new economy

Blog

How do we build an economy on Quaker principles?

Updated 3 October 2017

One year ago, Quaker Peace & Social Witness began publishing a series of booklets about the new economy. Since then, Quakers in reading groups across Scotland, England and Wales have used these booklets to develop answers to the question: how do we build an economy based on Quaker principles?

How do we build an economy on Quaker principles?