Religious Society of Friends

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Religious Society of Friends

n
(Christian Churches, other) the official name for the Quakers. See Quaker
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Noun1.Religious Society of Friends - a Christian sect founded by George Fox about 1660Religious Society of Friends - a Christian sect founded by George Fox about 1660; commonly called Quakers
religious order, religious sect, sect - a subdivision of a larger religious group
Quaker, Friend - a member of the Religious Society of Friends founded by George Fox (the Friends have never called themselves Quakers)
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The applicant is Derenda Schubert of Bridge Meadows, and the owner is Oregon Yearly Meeting of Friends Church.
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Edwards, from Coventry, who set up and ran the Society of Spiritual Friends Church in the city, pleaded guilty to one charge of sexual assault and four of making indecent images.
Edwards, who set up and ran the Society of Spiritual Friends Church in Holbrooks, Coventry, pleaded guilty to one charge of sexual assault and four of making indecent images.
Some of these organizations also use the name Quaker or Friends Church.
The couple married 20 September 1952 at First Friends Church in Marion, IN.
The Friends Church has a large presence in both villages and in a large part are responsible for self imposed curfews and the lack of mischief that goes on in a lot of villages without the aid of village police.

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