Nigel Newton: Quaker Schools

Nigel Newton talks about his research into Quaker schools, the importance of Meeting for Worship, and how school cultures are developed.

George Richardson Lecture 2018

This lecture, “William Penn after 300 Years: Paradoxes and Legacies of a Boundary-Spanner” was given by Andrew Murphy at Woodbrooke on June 21 2018. More details on the flyer: www.qsra.org/2018-george-richardson-lecture.html

Quaker Clockmakers

Quaker Clockmakers This chapter first appeared, with additional photographs which cannot be reproduced on the web, in Quakers, Business and Industry edited by Stephen Angell and Pink Dandelion, Long Meadow: FAHE, 2017, pp 37 – 100. This is … Read more

2017 Swarthmore Lecture (Video)

Swarthmore Lecture 2017

The Swarthmore Lecture 2017: Faith in politics? A testimony to equality was given by Catherine West at 7:30 pm on Monday 31st July 2017 as part of Yearly Meeting Gathering at Warwick University.

Exploring Priesthood

Exploring Priesthood

John Peirce spent six weeks exploring Quaker understanding of the priesthood of all believers. In August 2017,  John gave a short presentation on his current thinking to an audience of Woodbrooke staff, volunteers and guests.

2016 Swarthmore Lecture (Video)

Swarthmore Lecture 2016

The 2016 Swarthmore Lecture was given by Cécile Nyiramana and Esther Mombo. This lecture will focus on the peace building work of East African Quakers.