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Response from AWPS to terror attacks in Christchurch mosques

By |2019-03-19T11:16:00+00:00March 19th, 2019|Crossing Cultures - Sharing Stories, Recent Events|

Yearly Meeting Clerk Aotearoa/New Zealand Dear Lesley Young I am writing on behalf of the Asia West Pacific Section of FWCC to express our deep sadness and our support for Friends in Aotearoa/New Zealand at this very tragic time. We have heard about the deaths of people who were praying in Mosques in Christchurch – [...]

An Encounter between Quaker Mysticism and Taoism in Everyday Life by Cho-Nyon Kim

By |2018-12-24T08:11:16+00:00December 22nd, 2018|Crossing Cultures - Sharing Stories, Recent Events|

Australian Yearly Meeting 2018 Backhouse Lecture An Encounter between Quaker Mysticism and Taoism in Everyday Life by Cho-Nyon Kim Cho-Nyon Kim is a member of the Daejon, South Korea, Quaker Monthly Meeting.  In this lecture he explores his spiritual journey in the Korean religious environment, in which Confucianism, Buddhism. Taoism and Christianity have all [...]

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AWPS Gathering Hong Kong September 12 – 16 2018

By |2018-11-01T17:45:51+00:00October 25th, 2018|Epistles and Reports, Recent Events|

  Gathering Epistle September 2018 Dear Friends, Greetings to Friends everywhere from a warm hilltop with magnificent views in Hong Kong. Between the 12thand 16thSeptember 2018, thirty-five Friends from the Section of the Asia West Pacific Region gathered on Cheung Chau Island, Hong Kong. The group came together as a community, mindful of the great [...]

World Quaker Day

By |2018-10-30T10:50:16+00:00May 10th, 2016|Recent Events|

 World Quaker Day 2016 is on Sunday October 2.  This is a day where we join with Quakers around the world to celebrate. It is a day to make contact with meetings and churches in other corners of the world. The World Quaker Day website has resources you might like to use on this [...]

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Peru Plenary Gathering

By |2018-10-30T10:50:17+00:00January 27th, 2016|Environmental Issues, Recent Events|

The FWCC World Plenary Meeting (International Representatives Meeting - IRM) was held in Pisac, Peru, from 19 to 27 January 2016. We joined other Friends from around the world and gathered with Friends from Peru and Bolivia for worship, fellowship, and strengthening our shared sense of living ministry as Quakers. This was a unique opportunity [...]

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