Quaker Beliefs & FAQ
How Friends Do Business
Map & Directions
Friends' Lobby in D.C.
The FCNL advocates for Quaker values in Washington D.C. See how to be involved at
The lack of a creed has sometimes led to the misconception that Friends
do not have beliefs or that one can believe anything and be a Friend.
Most Quakers, however, take the absence of a creed as an invitation and
encouragement to exercise an extra measure of personal responsibility
for the articulation of faith.
We invite you to explore the FAQ, beliefs explanation, and links below.
Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to frequently asked questions, written by our Meeting
A short explanation of Quaker history,
beliefs and practice
The American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) is one of the many organizations working in Haiti. See how you can help at