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Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting

You Are Welcome Here – Please worship with us

Join us for worship at 11 AM every Sunday at 1515 Cherry St, Philadelphia, PA 19102.

Parking: See here for parking.

Childcare & youth program: We provide childcare for very young children during our meeting for worship, and a youth program for children age five and up. 

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About Our Meeting (Church)

Central Philadelphia Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends is a large, urban Quaker meeting, diverse in many ways, and we welcome visitors.

  • We worship by gathering and silently waiting for the Spirit to guide us. Learn more about Quaker worship here.
  • We celebrate diversity and welcome people from all walks of life. We are a welcoming and affirming congregation for LGBTQ people.
  • We are also involved in various activities to further peace and social justice.
  • For more information about our meeting, click About in the menu above.
  • What's happening: See the Google calendar to the right for meeting activities and click Events in the menu above for highlighted events.

Support Central Philadelphia Meeting

Click here to make an online gift to the Meeting and find answers to questions about your financial support for the meeting.

Meeting Times

11:00 AM on Sunday Mornings

What's New

Welcome to the web page for Central Philadellphia Meeting's Peace and Social Concerns Committee (PSCC).

Click the links below to open resources related to the committee's work.


Application Form for Funding from Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting of Friends (Quakers)


This is a pdf file of chapter one in Patricia Loring's book Listening Spirituality, Vol. II, on worship. It is the basis for Jennifer Walker's Adult Religious Education program on worship, to be held on January 26 at 1:00 pm.


Upload the roster of Central Philadellphia Meeting's committee and officers for 2020.


Central Philadellphia Meeting is one local point of Light in a wider constellation of Quaker organizations. We are directly affiliated with some and more loosely associated with others. We provide links to these organizations' websites below.

Public regularly publishes videos on a wide range of Quaker subjects. Several members of Central Philadelphia Meeting have been featured in these videos.


Worship with us!

(215) 241-7260
Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting at Friends Center
1515 Cherry Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
United States
Meeting Times: 

11:00 AM on Sunday Mornings

Events Calendar
Friends South Western Burial Ground

The Meeting's Burial Ground is

Friends South Western Burial Ground

236 Powell Lane,

Upper Darby, PA 19082 



Manager Graham Garner 215-594-9844