Quaker Passage Ceremonies for Our Youth

My fear is that we are in the final chapters of Quakerism. A number of years ago, I was stunned to read a report by Mark Myers, who was then general secretary of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (PhYM). The report stated that PhYM’s membership was graying with 45 percent of members over the age of 60. Moreover, the total yearly meeting membership🔒

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Ken Brick is a lifelong Friend, former member of Baltimore Yearly Meeting, current member of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, now living in Wilmington, Del. He is a graduate of Earlham College, the City University of New York graduate school, and has numerous affiliations with Quaker institutions. Author audio reading available.

Posted in: Features, February 2015: Life Transitions

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