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George Fox’s 400th Birthday

Published: Jan. 15, 2024

Dear Friends,

Loving greetings to all Friends for the year ahead.

Who was George Fox? Visit the web page linked below and watch a new video from the Quaker Tapestry Museum to find out.

Celebrations for the 400th anniversary of the birth of Quaker co-founder George Fox will take place throughout the year.

Many of this year's courses and events about George Fox can be joined online, from around the world. These include reflections on the legacy of George Fox at Yearly Meetings; a range of online courses which include liberal, conservative and evangelical perspectives; a week of celebration of the lives of Margaret Fell & George Fox at Swarthmoor Hall; and a special exhibition at the Quaker Tapestry Museum.

Click here to view all George Fox 400th Birthday events.

from Tim Gee, Friends World Committee on Consultation (1/15/2023)

Topics:  Life of the Meeting / Life of the Society
Tags:  George Fox