Friends General Conference

Together we nurture the spiritual vitality of Friends

Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting

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Join us for worship at 11 AM every Sunday at 1515 Cherry St, Philadelphia, PA 19102.

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Central Philadelphia Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends is a large, urban Quaker meeting, diverse in many ways, and we welcome visitors throughout the year.

  • We worship by gathering and silently waiting for the Spirit to guide us.
  • We celebrate diversity and welcome people from all walks of life. We are a welcoming and affirming congregation for LGBTQ people.
  • We are also involved in various activities to further peace and social justice.

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Meeting Times

11:00 AM on Sunday Mornings

What's New

Let's learn more about how we can go deeper and transform our conversation sbout racism 


Central Philadellphia Meeting is one local point of Light in a wider constellation of Quaker organizations. We are directly affiliated with some and more loosely associated with others. We provide links to these organizations' websites below.

Event Date: 
03/31/2019 - 9:30am to 10:45am

Steve Davison will facilitate a continuing discussion of Bible passages that were important to early Friends.

Event Date: 
04/11/2019 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Quakers the Quiet Revolutionaries

A documentary film about Quakers by The Gardner Documentary Group

An opportunity for Quaker outreach

April 11, 2019, 6:30 pm

Event Date: 
04/06/2019 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm

Come one, come all to the Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting

Loving Friends Fiesta!


Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting is glad to announce the hiring of a new Meeting secretary, Dan Zemaitis. Dan will be taking over for Amy Ward Brimmer, who has been the secretary for the previous 4 years. Dan is a member of Moorestown Monthly Meeting, a graduate of Moorestown Friends and Haverford College and holds a PhD in Religion and Theology with a focus on Quaker Studies from the University of Birmingham, UK. Dan has worked at Friends Academy of Westampton, Camp Dark Waters in Medford, NJ, the John Woolman Memorial Association in Mt.


Worship with us!

(215) 241-7260
Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting at Friends Center
1515 Cherry Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
United States
Meeting Times: 

11:00 AM on Sunday Mornings

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