Chestnut Hill Friends Meeting

Photo by Terry Foss

Meeting Times

Sunday Schedule
Adult Class 9:00 - 10:15 am. in Gathering Room - Most Sundays
Meeting for Worship - 10:30
First-day School - 10:45
Fourth Sundays - 9:00 am Outdoor Meeting in the Pines

Monthly Meeting for Business

Third Sundays at 12:30, following meeting for worship and lunch, September through June

Monthly Calendar of Events

How to Get to the Meetinghouse

Email contact
[email protected]

What's New

Nurturing Our Community: Religious Education in the Home and Meeting

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The following minutes for meeting for worship for business have been approved.  All reports are included in the minutes.

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Each Spring, Peace & Social Concerns considers applications for grants from organizations with with the Meeting community is involved.  The forms to request a grant and to report on use of grant funds from last year are attached to this announcement.  Renewal of grants will not be considered unless a report is filled out.  Forms are due 4/30/19 and should be sent to Linda Rosenwein at [email protected].  

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Nurturing Our Community: Care for the Meeting

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Click this link to get to the minutes of Meeting for Worship for Business 2018 an

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A foundational Quaker theology for today needs but four brief points.

  1. “God” signifies “love” — in biblical Greek, agapē.7
  2. “Love/agapē” signifies behavior, empathetic encounter with and response to the actual other in her actual need.8
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Worship with us!

Chestnut Hill Friends Meeting
20 E. Mermaid Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19118-3505
United States
Meeting Times: 

Sunday Schedule
Adult Class 9:00 - 10:15 am. in Gathering Room - Most Sundays
Meeting for Worship - 10:30
First-day School - 10:45
Fourth Sundays - 9:00 am Outdoor Meeting in the Pines

Monthly Meeting for Business

Third Sundays at 12:30, following meeting for worship and lunch, September through June

Monthly Calendar of Events

How to Get to the Meetinghouse

Email contact
[email protected]

Meeting Directory

For the meeting directory

To see the actual meeting directory you must have a website account; see this page for instructions on requesting an account, and then go to this page to download the PDF.

James Turrell Skyspace

For information about the James Turrell Skyspace, Greet the Light, that is a permanent part of our meetinghouse, please visit the Skyspace website.

Rentals

See this page for information about Rentals of rooms in the meetinghouse.

Bulletin & Monthly Newsletter

Our electronic newsletter is published as near as possible to the first of the month, usually on a Friday. Bulletins are published as needed, sometimes weekly:

Contacting the Meeting

To contact the Meeting, send an email to [email protected]. If you can not use
e-mail, please see our Contact Us page.

We are a Member of Philadelphia Quarter

Chestnut Hill is one of seven monthly meetings and one "preparative" meeting in the Philadelphia Quarter of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting.

How to support the Meeting financially

Check this page to see several ways to contribute to Chestnut Hill Friends Meeting.

What to do if you lose your password

See instructions on this page.

Phone Contact

215-247-3553

The phone voicemail is checked on Tuesdays and Fridays. If you need to speak to someone, please leave a voicemail message or email us here.