New England Yearly Meeting

A community of Quakers and Quaker meetings across New England.

NEYM News

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...
I am very pleased to share with you that the Bible Half-Hour speaker at Annual Sessions this summer will be Colin Saxton, and the plenary...
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 from Permanent Board – had approved plan for central office for NEYM, in cooperation with Friends Meeting at Cambridge, NEYM to pay...
consideration of the proposed Uniform Discipline of Five Years Meeting – “A need was felt for a careful study . . . of the proposed...
--after AFSC report and message on famine -¬on recommendation of Committee on Public Morals, approved sending resolution to Secy of...
meeting approved 3 letters: 1. to President: “We are deeply concerned about the men who, because of their conscientious beliefs, are...
“Strong religious emphasis in education must be developed in the coming years. Colleges are finding it is essential that help be given the...
“Consideration of the matters brought up in these reports [of the Peace Committees of the two prior YMs] led to the approval and referral...
Report of Education Committee of Yearly Meeting of Friends for New England – recommends that name be changed to Student Loan Committee,...
“The concern for a newsletter to be sent to YM members was received from the Meeting on Ministry and Counsel, and was referred to the...
(the first meeting of the “reunited and consolidated YM now to be known as New England Yearly Meeting of Friends.” Rufus Jones appointed “...
“Alfred Osborne as chairman of the Joint Committee in charge of effecting the union of New England Friends, read a letter from the...

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