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Save the date: Ireland Yearly Meeting 2020

IYM2020 is planned for April 16th – 19th, 2020 in Stranmillis University College, Belfast.

This information is posted so that those interested may note the dates for their diary – please do not make inquiries to either Stranmillis or the Quaker Office at this time, as details are not yet in place.   Further information, booking forms etc will be available closer to the time.

British Friends listen to Irish Friends

Britain Yearly Meeting’s Quaker Committee for Christian and Interfaith Relations met for the first time in Ireland in June.

The committee was hosted by Friends from Limerick Meeting and two of the main topics considered were sustainability and peace, including the Ecumenical Accompaniment Programme in Palestine and Israel.

Read this report published in ‘The Friend’, which outlines how British Friends listened to Irish Friends describe 20 years of change.

Yearly Meeting 2019 Epistle & Report

We were delighted to be joined by more than 20 Friends from other countries for Ireland Yearly Meeting 2019, which took place in The High School, Dublin, from 25th – 28th April. The theme was ‘Education’.

You can read the epistle here and a report here.

“Education means the right training of the body as well as of the mind, it also means caring for the spirit. Quaker Life and Practice 6.3″