Durham Friends Meeting
Early History of Durham Meeting
Founding and Early Years
Announcing a short course for interested members and attenders Introducing the history and principal elements of Quakerism.
"Quakerism 101" is held on 4 weekday evenings 7:00-9:15 during January and February each year at the meetinghouse. For 2020, Session 1 is Thursday evening, January 23rd followed by the next 3 Thursdays: January 30th, February 6th & 13th.
Durham Friends Meeting is hosting dinner at the homeless shelter, Saturday March 29, 2014.
Friday, March 7, 2014, 7:00-9:00 pm at the Meetinghouse
You are invited to a presentation about the 2013 Quaker Pilgrimage to the Lake District in England on Friday, March 7th 7:00-9:00 pm. We will be serving English Tea, complete with homemade Icky Sticky Toffee Pudding, scones with clotted cream and jam, and small sandwiches. Members of Meeting who took part in the pilgrimage will share their experiences and how they impacted their spiritual journeys and strengthened ties to Quakers both at home and in England.
What are the basic tenets of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)?
There are three fundamentals generally accepted by Quakers: