Quaker articles on Wikipedia
Quakers
Quakers (or Friends) are members of a historically Christian group of religious movements generally known as the Religious Society of Friends. The Evangelical
May 20th 2017



Quaker Oats Company
Quaker-Oats-Company">The Quaker Oats Company, known as Quaker, is an American food conglomerate based in Chicago. It has been owned by PepsiCo since 2001. Quaker Oats
May 29th 2017



Quaker gun
Not to be confused with Wooden cannon. A Quaker gun is a deception tactic that was commonly used in warfare during the 18th and 19th centuries
Oct 19th 2016



Quaker State
the Pennzoil-Quaker-State-CompanyQuaker-StateQuaker State Company. Quaker-StateQuaker State gets it name from the nickname for Pennsylvania, the state founded by William Penn, a Quaker. The company
Mar 7th 2017



Quaker Hill, Connecticut
Quaker Hill is a village or neighborhood in the town of Waterford, in the southeastern part of Connecticut, USA. It is located in the northeast corner
Apr 6th 2017



List of Quaker meeting houses
This is a list of Quaker meeting houses. Numerous Quaker meeting houses are individually notable, either for their congregations or events or for architecture
Mar 22nd 2017



Quaker Gardens, Islington
Quaker Gardens is a small public garden in the extreme south of the London-BoroughLondon Borough of Islington, close to the boundary with the City of London, in the
Apr 3rd 2017



Homosexuality and Quakerism
The views of Quakers around the world towards homosexuality encompass a range from complete celebration and the practice of same-sex marriage, to the
May 6th 2017



Quaker (disambiguation)
Quaker is a reference to the Religious Society of Friends, a faith-based community. Quaker could also refer to: People The Quaker Poet, a nickname for
Dec 31st 2016



List of Quaker businesses, organizations and charities
organizations or charities founded by Quakers. Many of these are no longer managed or influenced by Quakers. At the end of the article are businesses
May 18th 2017



Quaker Meeting
Quaker Meeting may refer to: Monthly meeting (or Area meeting in the UK), the basic organisational unit in the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) Preparative
Feb 12th 2013



Quaker Steak & Lube
Quaker Steak & Lube is a casual dining restaurant chain based in Sharon, Pennsylvania. The original restaurant was built in 1974 by George "Jig" Warren
Apr 20th 2017



Quakers in North America
Quakers in North America constitute approximately 21% of Quakers worldwide (2012), according to the online Quaker Information Center. Quakers (or Friends)
May 27th 2017



Old Quaker Meeting House (Queens)
Quaker-Meeting-House">Old Quaker Meeting House is a historic Quaker house of worship located at 137-16 Northern Boulevard, in Flushing, Queens, New York. The Old Quaker Meeting
Feb 22nd 2017



Quaker Tapestry
The-Quaker-TapestryThe Quaker Tapestry consists of 77 panels illustrating the history of Quakerism from the 17th century to the present day. The idea of Quaker Anne Wynn-Wilson
Mar 9th 2017



Quaker Farms Historic District
The Quaker Farms Historic District is a historic district in the town of Oxford, Connecticut. It encompasses a small rural village on Quaker Farms Road
Dec 22nd 2016



Quaker Instant Oatmeal
Quaker Instant Oatmeal (Instant Quaker Oatmeal until 1995) is a type of oatmeal made by the Quaker Oats Company, first launched in 1966. Quaker Instant
May 23rd 2017



Quaker views on women
Quaker views on women have always been considered progressive in their own time (beginning in the 17th century), and in the late 19th century this tendency
Nov 29th 2016



Quaker Hill
Quaker Hill may refer to: Places: Quaker Hill, California Quaker Hill, Connecticut, a village Quaker Hill, Delaware Quaker Hill, Indiana Quaker Hill,
Mar 20th 2013



Quaker Square
Quaker Square was a shopping and dining complex located in downtown Akron, Ohio which is now used by the University of Akron. Quaker Square was the original
Dec 4th 2016



Quaker, Indiana
Quaker (or Quaker Point) is an unincorporated community in Vermillion Township, Vermillion County, in the U.S. state of Indiana. The post office at Quaker
May 20th 2017



Free Quakers
The Religious Society of Free Quakers, originally called "The Religious Society of Friends, by some styled the Free Quakers," was established on February
Oct 10th 2016



Quaker Gardens, New Jersey
Quaker Gardens is an unincorporated community located within Hamilton Township in Mercer County, New Jersey, United States. "Quaker Gardens". Geographic
Mar 29th 2017



History of the Quakers
in the mid 17th century in Lancashire. Members are informally known as Quakers, as they were said "to tremble in the way of the Lord." The movement in
Mar 27th 2017



Quaker Peace and Social Witness
Quaker Peace & Social Witness (QPSW), previously known as the Service-Council">Friends Service Council, and then as Quaker Peace and Service, is one of the central committees
Oct 7th 2016



Quaker Bridge, Mercer County, New Jersey
Quaker Bridge is an unincorporated community located along the border of Hamilton Township and Lawrence Township in Mercer County, New Jersey, United States
Mar 29th 2017



Quaker Life
the Quaker Oats Company, see Life (cereal). Quaker Life is a central department of the Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) in
Jul 13th 2016



Isaac Penington (Quaker)
early members of the Religious Society of Friends (QuakersQuakers) in England. He wrote about the Quaker movement and was an influential promoter and defender
Apr 27th 2017



Quaker Valley High School
Quaker Valley High School is a high school located in Leetsdale, Pennsylvania. The school is one of the four National Blue Ribbon Schools that comprise
May 3rd 2017



History of Quaker Oats
Quaker-Mill-Company">The Quaker Mill Company of Ravenna, Ohio (founded 1877), which held the trademark on the Quaker name and was acquired in 1901 by Henry Parsons Crowell
Oct 11th 2016



Quaker school
Quaker school may refer to: list of Friends schools, a school which provides an education based on the beliefs and testimonies of the Religious Society
Dec 7th 2010



USS Quaker City (1854)
USS Quaker City (1854) was a heavy, 1,428 long tons (1,451 t) sidewheel steamship leased by the Union Navy at the start of the American Civil War. She
Oct 10th 2016



Book of Discipline (Quaker)
of the Religious Society of Friends, setting out what it means to be a Quaker in that Yearly-MeetingYearly Meeting. The common name for this book varies from one Yearly
May 30th 2017



Quaker lady
Quaker lady may refer to: Quaker lady hosta (Hosta 'Quaker Lady') Quaker lady tall bearded iris (Iris 'Quaker Lady')
Dec 21st 2015



Quaker Springs, New York
Quaker Springs is a hamlet in Saratoga County. The zip code is 12871. Quaker Springs is between NY-32 Route 4. Quaker Springs United Methodist Church
Oct 31st 2016



Quaker Run
Quaker Run may refer to: Quaker Run (Oppossum Creek), in Adams County, Pennsylvania Quaker Run (Shamokin Creek), in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
Oct 25th 2016



Free Quaker Meetinghouse
The Free Quaker Meetinghouse is a historic Free Quaker meeting house at the southeast corner of 5th and Arch Streets in the Independence National Historical
Nov 27th 2016



Catoctin Quaker Camp
Quaker-Camp">Catoctin Quaker Camp (CQC) is a small, Quaker, residential, wilderness summer camp operated by Baltimore Yearly Meeting for Quaker and non-Quaker children
Jun 19th 2013



Quakers in science
The Religious Society of Friends, commonly known as Quakers, encouraged some values which may have been conducive to encouraging scientific talents. A
Nov 11th 2016



Penn Quakers
The-Penn-QuakersThe Penn Quakers are the athletic teams of the University of Pennsylvania. The school sponsors 27 varsity sports. The school has won three NCAA national
May 27th 2017



Quaker Hill Historic District
Quaker Hill Historic District may refer to: Quaker Hill Historic District (Waterford, Connecticut), listed on the NRHP in Connecticut Quaker Hill Historic
Mar 20th 2013



Anthony Sharp (Quaker)
Anthony Sharp (1643–1707) was a Dublin Quaker and wool merchant. Anthony Sharp, the son of Thomas Sharp, was born in Tetbury, Gloucestershire, England
Jul 25th 2016



Quaker wedding
Quaker weddings are the traditional ceremony of marriage within the Religious Society of Friends. After the local meeting had approved the couple's intention
May 18th 2017



Nontheist Quakers
Quakers">Nontheist Quakers (also known by NtFs as nontheist Friends or NtFs) are those who affiliate with, identify with, engage in, or affirm Quaker practices
May 24th 2017



Britain Yearly Meeting
The Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) in Britain, also known as the Britain Yearly Meeting (and, until 1995, the London Yearly
May 1st 2017



Quaker City, Ohio
Quaker City is a village in Guernsey County, Ohio, United States. The population was 502 at the 2010 census. Quaker City is located at 39°58′11″N 81°17′56″W
Feb 7th 2017



Quaker Consortium
The Quaker Consortium is an arrangement among three liberal arts colleges, Bryn Mawr College, Haverford College, Swarthmore College, and one research university
Apr 27th 2016



William Bates (Quaker)
William Bates, or William Bate, (died November 8, 1700) and other Quakers emigrated from Ireland to Gloucester County (now Camden County), New Jersey
Feb 5th 2017



William Ames (Quaker)
William Ames (died 1662) was an early English itinerant Quaker preacher and writer. He joined the Quakers in 1655 at Dublin, having been a Baptist minister
Apr 27th 2016



Quaker Bible
The Quaker Bible, officially A new and literal translation of all the books of the Old and New Testament; with notes critical and explanatory, is the 1764
May 20th 2017





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