Friends World Committee for Consultation is sad to report the passing of our former Clerk, Ramón A. González Longoria Escalona of Cuba Yearly Meeting.

As a young pastor newly graduated from the Evangelical Theological Seminary in Matanzas,Ramón traveled among Young Friends in Europe under FWCC’s auspices. He then attended the1988 Triennial in Japan, beginning his long service to FWCC. He attended multiple Triennials,and served on the Interim Committee (1994-2000), the International Planning Committee fortriennials and the 2012 World Conference … Read more…

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Message from Melinda Wenner Bradley during the morning worship led by Friends from the USA and Canada

“Living the Transformation: Creation waits with eager longing for the revealing of the children of God” Plenary Worship — Thursday, January 21, 2016 Melinda Wenner Bradley (Philadelphia Yearly Meeting) Good morning, Friends. I greet you this morning as brothers and sisters in the world family of Friends who gather to worship, work, and play together … Read more…

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Morning worship led by Friends from the Europe & Middle East Section

Julia Ryberg Buenos dias, Amigos y Amigas! Good morning, Friends! I have been asked to introduce unprogrammed Quaker worship by sharing with you something of my experience. I imagine my parents going to Meeting for Worship each Sunday as I was being formed in my mother’s womb. My first excursion as a 6-week-old was to … Read more…

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Morning worship led by Friends from the Asia-West Pacific Section

Settling silence Rosie Remmerswaal – introduction and NZ Maori song Kia ora, I am Rosie Remmerswaal from Aotearoa New Zealand. We appreciate your presence in this silent worship. To offer you a sense of the diversity within the asia- west pacific section we bring you offerings from friends in six countries, which will lead into … Read more…

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