Story: Diverse Christian churches

Quaker meeting house, Wellington

Quaker meeting house, Wellington

The modest building on the right is the Quaker meeting house in Mt Victoria, Wellington. Quaker religious services are called meetings, and often take place in silence until someone feels moved to speak. They are open to all, and everyone present has equal status.

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Mark Derby, 'Diverse Christian churches - Quakers and Unitarians', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 21 May 2022)

Story by Mark Derby, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 20 Apr 2018