Rachael Swancott coordinates our courses on all aspects of Quaker community which includes our courses on Quaker roles. Rachael has a particular interest in working…
Essentials of Quakerism
4 October 2022 - 31 October 2022
The live Zoom sessions are at 19:00-20:30 (UK time) every Tuesday during this period.
This course, designed particularly for those new to the Quaker way, will introduce the basic and essential elements of Quakerism.
The expectation of a transforming encounter with the Divine (however we describe it), the use of a distinctive form of collective worship to nurture that encounter; discernment; and witness – the life that emerges as an outcome of our faith. There will be plenty of time for discussion and questions and a forum for additional conversation between the sessions. Everyone is very welcome, whether or not you have experienced Quaker worship.
The date period given for the course is when you are expected to interact with the online material and discussion forum; you can work on this at any time to suit you.
All times are given as UK time. Make sure to check your own timezone at www.savvytime.com/converter.
This course will involve:
On the booking form, there is a chance for you to let us know about any accessibility or communication adjustments that will enable you to participate more fully in the course. Automated Zoom closed captions are available for all live sessions but if you feel you require more accurate closed captioning please email us directly in addition to booking.