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Ecumenism: Quakers

Resources to support the study of Ecumenism for Year 10 Religious Education students

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Brief, basic information laid out in an easy-to-read format. May use informal language. (Includes most news articles)


Provides additional background information and further reading. Introduces some subject-specific language.


Lengthy, detailed information. Frequently uses technical/subject-specific language. (Includes most analytical articles)

Leadership & Structure


As a lifelong Quaker, Arthur Larrabee was frustrated that he couldn’t answer the question, “What do Quakers believe?” So he set out to do just that.

What can you expect in a Quaker Worship Service? This is a guide for newcomers on the basics: what to expect in Quaker Meeting for Worship.

Who are Quakers, and what do they believe and do? To celebrate their 50th anniversary, members of Blackheath Quaker Meeting made a video aimed at people who want to find out more about Quaker Meetings.

Encyclopedia Britannica

Brief History

Rites and Rituals