Quakers share a way of life rather than a set of beliefs. We seek to experience God directly, within ourselves and in our relationships with others and the world around us. These direct encounters with the Divine are where Quakers find meaning and purpose.

Related organisations

You can find more information about EMES (the organisation for all Quakers in Europe and the Middle East) here, and information about EMEYF (the organisation for young Quakers in Europe and the Middle East), here.

Further Reading

Read more about Quakers in Richard Hilken's Reason, Faith and Experience: An Introduction to 21st-Century Quakerism

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