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Please note that these minutes are still in draft form. The complete minutes will be provided in the coming weeks.
This page contains files you can download of the Bible Half-Hours by Colin Sexton and the Plenary sessions led by Lisa Graustein. Jean Zaru...
Please share the experience of NEYM Sessions 2019 with Friends at home. Consider printing and posting this summary and making a report to...
In this issue: upcoming gatherings, news from the Legacy Gift and Racial, Social and Economic Justice committees, Quakers in the news and...
The Legacy Gift Committee of New England Yearly Meeting announces the spring 2019 grants for the NEYM Future Fund and the NEYM Witness and...
At Annual Sessions in August 2019, Lisa Graustein (Beacon Hill, MA, Friends Meeting) will facilitate a plenary (whole group) session...
Nurturing Faithfulness is a program for individuals who have a spiritual nudge to orient one's heart towards the Divine, be more faithful...

The Latest from Committees & Programs

Report and recommendations of committee to consider the Discipline (George Selleck) 1. “In place of Part I, Chapter II, on Faith and...
(following report for Christian Ed Committee, comments by Alexander C. Purdy on Religious ed, type of program needed, etc.) “Consideration...
(following report on statistics) “. . . The Meeting considered the significance of these figures. When the Meeting was questioned as to its...
“James A. Coney, Field Secretary, brought before us the need to be able to answer in a clear af-firmative the query: “Do you support by...
(Mary Hoxie Jones read the paper prepared by Rufus Jones before his recent death – completed on day of his death – “A Call to a New...
“A message was received from Virginia R. and Philip A. Towle, members of this Meeting, which told of their plans for visiting under...
(report of Peace Committee) “The failure of the Meeting to raise the Budget for Activities last year seriously curtailed the work of the...
(Committee on Public Morals had drawn up petition, had sent 50 copies with 25 signatures each to Secre¬tary of Agriculture and Senators and...
Approval of final text of letter to President (see minute above) “In a starving, war-stricken world, we appeal to you to use the great...
“The recommendation of the Committee on Meetings and Extension (see Minute 16) was again consid-ered by the Meeting and it was approved...

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