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Radical faith community grounded in stillness. We believe in working together – across borders and beliefs – to create a more just, equal and peaceful world

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In a study by @libertyhq & @guardian, people of colour in England are 54% more likely to be fined under coronavirus… https://t.co/DleISbJI1WUneven lockdown policing has disproportionately impacted people of colour. Alongside 18 other human rights, race… https://t.co/3VnoublxQTTestimonies in action workshop TOMORROW with @nfpb1 and @TTTideGB. Come along to explore taking action for change,… https://t.co/KeD9NKw9Zb
6/1
2020
Grants are available for Quaker members and attenders affected by unemployment or unable to make a living wage. Fin… https://t.co/RkUzaqblmA @aroomofmyown1 @churchofengland @catholicEW @baptistuniongb Several meetings are doing things that aren’t online -… https://t.co/vLsqbgFr4u
5/30
2020
Buying Groceries Should Not Be A Death Sentence. @DianeFCNL on the murder of #GeorgeFlyod https://t.co/1wAyaCPCW4.
Retweeted by Quakers in Britain"We need resources directed away from the police forces that occupy our communities. We need investment in our youn… https://t.co/hz6QTZoAuB
Retweeted by Quakers in BritainThe brutal killing of #GeorgeFloyd, #BreonnaTaylor, and #TonyMcDade by the police reminds us of the legacy of colon… https://t.co/H9KxfpCNSh
Retweeted by Quakers in BritainWhat does justice have to do with climate campaigning? Rebecca Woo explores the connection, and shares how Quaker… https://t.co/T1bBVJZZTcThis Saturday (30 May), 2pm UK time, Betty from Turning the Tide Kenya @AfricaQPSW will speak about her peace work… https://t.co/NUxzG718ak
5/29
2020
The first session of our Summer Series starts today! 🌍 Sign up to one or more at ➡️https://t.co/DIOtQ3WzR6https://t.co/OtnnreneQm @Esther_Leighton @RCquaker @WoodbrookeUK Hi Esther, colleagues are developing advice for meetings around ‘blended’… https://t.co/msQQuHifXx
5/28
2020
UK pension funds are investing billions in nuclear weapons - check out this new report by researchers from UK faith… https://t.co/SKpGBFMwhEThank you @BritishQuakers for offering a series of free workshops and sessions over the summer on how to build a mo… https://t.co/Mn8NNEYOgT
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5/27
2020
“The issues we care about as Quakers haven't gone away” Join us for the Summer Series as we continue working to bu… https://t.co/uGH9dqJZPG6 weeks. 6 tutors. 6 different responses to the climate crisis. Join us as we explore the different types of spiri… https://t.co/WDbRHSi9SF
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5/24
2020
Can you gather with God over Zoom? 🤔 We certainly hope so! 🙏💻https://t.co/DrgSmBwE35
5/23
2020
The 2019 Annual Review for the Quiet Company is out! And this year, @Paulgrey_FHH, its CEO, recorded a short video… https://t.co/2q19TV2zFF
Retweeted by Quakers in Britain @CounsellorNLond @OperationNoah @churchofengland @MethodistGB @UnitedReformed @churchscotland @ChurchinWaleshttps://t.co/S5r0QEKcJG
5/22
2020
Join us as we join @fgcquaker's invitation to participate in a day of mourning on Monday 25th May to acknowledge th… https://t.co/Lzxl3jIgIb
Retweeted by Quakers in BritainElizabeth Fry was born on this day in 1780. Elizabeth campaigned endlessly for penal reform and worked with the h… https://t.co/C9XSJpSjee
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5/21
2020
Meet Ellie! @EllieHarding23 has been volunteering since they were 13! They’re now a #trustee for @BritishQuakers an… https://t.co/JosRPkpml8
Retweeted by Quakers in BritainSee our new report, done in collaboration with @declassifiedUK on the real picture of climate impacts from the UK m… https://t.co/9gi158eZZA
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5/20
2020
We're hosting a series of short webinars giving you the opportunity to find out more about our work and how our pro… https://t.co/i3e6F30l5Y
Retweeted by Quakers in BritainCoronavirus update: @friendshouseldn and @swarthmoorhall will be closed until at least 31 July. Plans are being mad… https://t.co/qTT97wXBpQIf you wanna read a bit more about Quakers and marriage, I enjoy 'We are but witnesses', our words to other churche… https://t.co/QBAYTm3YwH
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5/19
2020
"Reliance on the Spirit is part of our every day – God needs to be part of our economic, political and social lives… https://t.co/RcGErKccEU"Quakers seek to read scripture in the Spirit that inspired it... God is still speaking to us now and we were being… https://t.co/5xMeI6rQOe"We have always found marriage to be a spiritual union, as well as a practical and a legal one" – @badgeringhanhttps://t.co/5fYIDthxx0Listen out for @badgeringhan on @BBCRadio4 Beyond Belief programme today talking about marriage ❤️ Or catch it la… https://t.co/PE1PJyp6CyBe human, be hospitable & challenge hostility #Quakers - join the #Scotland #Sanctuary Everywhere: online Gatherin… https://t.co/o9wHg6mMeT
Retweeted by Quakers in BritainBREAKING: Today 42 faith institutions from 14 countries #divest from fossil fuels in the largest ever faith divestm… https://t.co/yW0Vc270rS
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5/18
2020
In case you missed the National Online Ceremony for #CODay2020 today, you can still watch the event on our webpage.… https://t.co/Tz3mgA3Aup
Retweeted by Quakers in Britain @CounsellorNLond @SrKatrinaCSJP @PPUtoday @forpeacemaker @LndnCathWorker @JandPScotland @taxesforpeacehttps://t.co/nVAA5ifalaToday is International Conscientious Objectors' Day #COday2020🕊️ Visit @PPUtoday to find out more https://t.co/ByP3r6JSQZ
5/15
2020
"We must share ideas as never before and build the practical cooperation and human solidarity that can create a dif… https://t.co/uonWWfgPYbWe might not be able to gather in person right now but our work to build a more just, peaceful and sustainable worl… https://t.co/8aNGTPmJh6If you're a Quaker struggling with the financial impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, you can apply for a Hope Grant.… https://t.co/VwVFe4SjSh
5/14
2020
On Friday at 12 join the National Online Ceremony #CODay2020 held jointly by 12 organisations, with speeches on COs… https://t.co/UzKYaeE7gf
Retweeted by Quakers in BritainFriday 15 May is International Conscientious Objectors' Day 🕊️ Find information on online events and resources to… https://t.co/RsXmYjcWXFOur Chair of Trustees, Rowena Loverance, from @BritishQuakers, reflects on the importance of continuing in prayer… https://t.co/BwcMRlqdFl
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5/13
2020
This Saturday we are hosting our popular Patterns & Examples day with @BritishQuakers online! Are you in a role or… https://t.co/ZfdfHi4PII
Retweeted by Quakers in BritainThere needs to be a green and just recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic that addresses the common injustices inheren… https://t.co/u3WzCZXO0j
5/12
2020
Remarkable piece from former trader who made millions out of the stock market, but now calls for a fairer tax syste… https://t.co/8KE4R9xR0V
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5/11
2020
Our friends @HopeFTFuture are running a series of webinars about the #climate conversations we need to be having no… https://t.co/fVcAO6JRed
5/10
2020
On #VEDay Marigold Bentley reflects on #WWII and the work for #peace that continues https://t.co/USm6GVynYd
5/8
2020
The #COP26 Coalition is running its first webinar tomorrow. Join to hear from activists from around the world about… https://t.co/qyIQjjtJWYFaith for the Climate News EXTRA - please sign up for our special webinar! - https://t.co/iaRKuBmbM5https://t.co/msJifN8VI6
Retweeted by Quakers in Britain360 years of commitment to peace: two Bath Quakers express unease over the approach to VE Day… https://t.co/VPBObSJZli
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5/7
2020
URGENT ACTION! Are you in the UK? Please take 2 mins to write to your MP today on the plans to formally annex parts… https://t.co/sEeVUHslTs
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5/6
2020
@rae_ritchie_ Not to our knowledge but then our knowledge of Vogue front covers might be a bit limited! Lovely to see her there though 😊Peace isn't passive, Peace is active. We build peace, with the choices we make, the things we say and do. What are… https://t.co/cZo8SyXMzz
Retweeted by Quakers in Britain @CounsellorNLond @ncbtweets @CBNtweets Hi Augene, to share advice and guidance for Quakers and communities on coron… https://t.co/WSUvSgA6bi
5/5
2020
"Although we're unable to meet on the streets, our campaigning for climate justice must not and has not stopped."… https://t.co/UlXFIo637j'Do you welcome the diversity of culture, language and expressions of faith in our yearly meeting and in the world… https://t.co/uCxcMUPl6K
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5/4
2020
The Experiment with Light Network is now offering a weekly online Light group. These Quaker spiritual practice se… https://t.co/9ydNzyhgPbFormer asylum-seekers charged thousands to stay in UK Quaker Asylum and Refugee Network (QARN) and other faith gro… https://t.co/l6kSH3Obr6
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5/1
2020
We welcome today's Supreme Court ruling affirming the right of local authorities to make ethical choices in their p… https://t.co/sxu7tauafx
4/29
2020
Swarthmoor Hall Monthly Meeting for Worship is taking place on Zoom on Thursday 30 April from 11.00 am (access from… https://t.co/WnTzBmEiTy
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4/28
2020
"The current crisis has shown the importance of our health and social security systems – and the taxes that pay for… https://t.co/iuVTFhymHSWe need a fair tax system where all, including powerful corporations and wealthy individuals, pay their fair share.… https://t.co/B8vNyNTWb3 @FinnLongman That's beautiful Finn. What a great way of calling back to the advices when they might be needed most 😊
4/27
2020
How did Quakerism start? What was at the heart of the movement? Why was it seen as so radical? This free online co… https://t.co/qKXaIzBGFb @BritishQuakers were mentioned in the House of Lords debate on prisons and #COVID19 yesterday by Tom McNally https://t.co/iTbVSxKt6q
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4/25
2020
Standing in solidarity with @christian_aid as they make some hard but right decisions. Please donate to their emerg… https://t.co/ma3OXMH9Sj
4/24
2020
Last week we worked with @libdemdaisy's team to help write a letter from Lib Dem MPs to the Justice Secretary about… https://t.co/Qy5RN2KRuB
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4/23
2020
We're hosting the @BritishQuakers Young Adult Epilogue at 9pm (UK time) tonight! Young Adult Epilogue is a space… https://t.co/WxWMvlDVSv
Retweeted by Quakers in BritainA coalition of interfaith groups, including @QuakerUNOffice, that were working on the #COP26 international climate… https://t.co/sUM0a5mMhGWe r told military provides us with defence &security this country needs. Military spending has not provided this i… https://t.co/OBSkYYWw8h
Retweeted by Quakers in Britain @d_j_frost The beauty of online worship means you can 'visit' other meetings quite easily too! @londonquakers might… https://t.co/V3vRxwr6KX @d_j_frost Plenty of time! And we can only be kind to ourselves about making it to meeting, not everyone can. If it… https://t.co/uvzw77CMq8Needing a distraction from lockdown? Check out our new #ClimateJustice resource list! Containing a wide range of… https://t.co/ftvev6Bxlp
Retweeted by Quakers in BritainFour weeks into lockdown, how are Quakers building community together? Some use no technology, some meet online,… https://t.co/bSgt4Qzbtj
4/22
2020
What can we learn about ourselves and the planet during lockdown? @maudward shares her responses https://t.co/WLXbtx4LgCNow available! Online youth groups for 11-14s and 15-18s. Details at: https://t.co/AVExXYkVl6 https://t.co/biCC4WZR07 @DrBalsamAhmad We wish there were something for that too. Hopefully the next time will be all the sweeter for the d… https://t.co/KuvVtEFzi0
4/21
2020
Quaker prison chaplains have had to adapt their approaches thanks to the current pandemic. Here's how three of them… https://t.co/Ri9bQseMLM
4/20
2020
Welcome to #QuakerGodTalk, our first Twitter course! I'm Rhiannon Grant, @bookgeekrelg, and this is the official be… https://t.co/swvXQ5BxVo
Retweeted by Quakers in BritainIn this challenging time, our work to nurture Quakerism in Britain and to realise the values of peace, integrity, s… https://t.co/T4Xrh4tAeETo ensure we can work for Quakers now and in the future, the trustees of Quakers in Britain – the charity, church a… https://t.co/muMPjGvWBMThinking about attending a meeting for worship online for the first time? Beeston Quakers have written up a few th… https://t.co/So2xZkPQy9
4/17
2020
Anyone who'd like to share experiences of running an online meeting for worship, this is happening today 👇 https://t.co/z9IQpWmYwj''You have to make yourself vulnerable to have a sort of spiritual experience'' Watch young @britishquakers expla… https://t.co/m3mugKEwbv
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4/16
2020
Marigold Bentley from @BritishQuakers talks about the Quaker Star she painted on her Foundation Stone to mark Quake… https://t.co/uwqs43TBIt
Retweeted by Quakers in BritainFor #Belsen75 today, we've prepared a #homelearning lesson based on the poem, Vultures, by Chinua Achebe. Explore t… https://t.co/FzHovN9IFK
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4/15
2020
QPSW Relief Grants are now open for applications. Ann Pfeiffer shares how relief grants are making a difference to… https://t.co/GHFHZMcz30Brilliant article from @DrFeylynLewis on the huge pressures faced by young carers at this time. The young adult ca… https://t.co/YwS6if3jhV
Retweeted by Quakers in BritainWe can chart a way through "by being more intentional about including and listening to the many that have continued… https://t.co/vEmlj6aMwLWe’re excited to launch #MyOpenIftar - our solution to keeping the #Ramadan spirit alive this year! 💫 🙌🏼 Here’s ho… https://t.co/wVzvGkbGEz
Retweeted by Quakers in Britain @danu_for @ExeterQuakers Hi Danu, not sure about whether Exeter Quakers are currently holding online meetings for w… https://t.co/ackIggnf4F
4/14
2020
Conflict – whether in ourselves, in our homes, or in our communities – can be daunting. Lisa Cumming from… https://t.co/NYbMD08PAV
4/9
2020
"It’s the solidarity and cooperation we’ve seen at the local and community level worldwide which inspires and gives… https://t.co/vn8sXXHT3BEcumenical Accompaniers still wanted by @eappiukireland for 2021. Could you be an Ecumenical Accompanier (human ri… https://t.co/3KAAh1l27D
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4/8
2020
Warring parties must lay down their weapons and join together to overcome #coronavirus. That is why Quaker Peace an… https://t.co/yHOzfbMEjv
Retweeted by Quakers in BritainHope as a Practice -a pay-as-led Zoom workshop from Woodbrooke. Can hope be more powerful than simple optimism?… https://t.co/873R3I8xXK
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4/7
2020
"We are all reminded of the interconnections between us all and the importance of helping and supporting one anothe… https://t.co/H712x3R66lTuesday 11am - 'Congregation & Culture' ⛪️ with @dougald from Dark Mountain, @TheosElizabeth from @theosthinktank,… https://t.co/pt2XT84UgT
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4/6
2020
@OldLeightonians .@WoodbrookeUK have been doing it for a few years but it’s really taken off now meeting houses are… https://t.co/5qm0lBf884
4/5
2020
You may need to be on standby to help people who could struggle to join your meetings in the normal way. For more i… https://t.co/5OPPhzPFW6
Retweeted by Quakers in BritainIMPORTANT: Please be aware that @zoom_us is implementing some security features tomorrow aimed to help improve priv… https://t.co/a9WTBzrZ5V
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4/4
2020

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