Links and history

Here are some links to sites that might be of interest.

Frequently Asked Questions about Quakerism, from the soc.religion.quaker newsgroup. – this is a resource site for locating a Quaker Meeting in your area. (US/Canada only)

Wikipedia entry on the Religious Society of Friends. This is an encyclopedia article about Quakerism and like all Wikipedia entries is subject to change.

Canadian Yearly Meeting – the national organization of the Canadian Quakers, and their Organization and Procedure

The Canadian Friend – the magazine of Canadian Yearly Meeting, available online.

Canadian Young Friends Yearly Meeting, focused on Young Friends (13-18) and Young Adult Friends (18-35).

British Yearly Meeting‘s homepage, which contains a great number of useful resources.

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting‘s homepage, also a valuable resource.

The Moral Economy Project, an environmental initiative founded by several Quakers from Montreal, the US and New Zealand.

The Journal of George Fox. Text placed online by the Street Corner Society.

BBC-Religions (en anglais)

Women’s Speaking, by Margaret Fell. Text placed online by Quaker Heritage Press.

The War Resisters Support Campaign, supporting American soldiers seeking asylum in Canada.

Maison Quaker at Congenies, a restoration project currently being carried on in France.

Letters to a fellow seeker by Steve Chase, Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Chapter 3

History of the meeting

Read a brief article on the history of our meeting (pdf format):

A Look Backwards at Montreal Monthly Meeting, by Molly Walsh

Petit à petit, l’oiseau fait son nid, par Chantal Fournier

History of Montreal Meeting (1929-1964) Lloyd Williams