The Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)
Abington Quarterly Meeting – This site has good basic information about the 9 Monthly Meetings and 2 Worship Groups in Abington Quarterly Meeting. Abington Monthly Meeting is part of this Quarterly Meeting.
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting – Abington Monthly Meeting is one of 104 Monthly Meetings (of 13 quarterly meetings) in PYM.
Friends General Conference – FGC is a North American conference of yearly and some directly affiliated monthly meetings. PYM is one of 14 yearly/regional meetings in FGC. This website is a great resource.
Resources for Quakers
www.Quaker.org – The Religious Society of Friends resource site provides an extensive collection of Quaker-related links.
www.QuakerFinder.org – Quaker outreach website
Text of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting’s Faith and Practice (printed copies readily available at Abington Meeting)
Friends Historical Library at Swarthmore – Includes historical collection of materials from Abington Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends
Links to Quaker Organizations with National & International Concerns
Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) – A Quaker lobby in the public interest
Friends World Committee for Consultation (FWCC- Section of the Americas)
Philadelphia Area Quaker Organizations
Pendle Hill – Study and retreat center in Wallingford PA
Earthcare Working Group of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting
Friends Education – Elementary and Secondary
Friends Council on Education – Locate Friends Schools throughout the world.
Friends Education Fund – Information about tuition assistance for Friends children.For inquiries contact the meeting Secretary at: (215) 884-2865 or firstname.lastname@example.org