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Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia (Arch Street Quakers)

Invitation to Worship

We are now holding In Person Meeting for Worship every Sunday morning at 10:30 AM: 

MMFP welcomes vaccinated members and attenders of the MMFP faith community to worship on First Day provided they wear a mask while in the Meeting House. We look forward to welcoming others when circumstances allow.

Therefore, we request all friends interested joining us for in person worship - please email the link here for with the Clerk of Worship and Ministry  prior to planning to attend.

Thank you for your understanding - we are eager to have many new friends join us soon - as conditions allow.

Meanwhile join us virtually!

Virtual Meeting for Worship

We hold virtual Meeting for Worship via Zoom, twice a week: 

On Sunday mornings from 10:30 to 11:30 AM  and

on Wednesday evenings from 5:30 PM to share with each other and then settle in to silent worship from 6 to 6:30 PM. 

All are welcome ! 

Click for instructions on how to join us for Virtual Meeting for Worship.

Weekly Bulletin

We email the Zoom links for virtual meetings and and share updates in the MMFP Weekly Bulletin.  

Sign up to start receiving the MMFP Weekly Bulletin! Email our outreach/welcoming committee: welcome at archstreetfriends dot org to be forwarded a copy (which will include a link to subscribe).  Or email the MMFP office secretary office at archstreetfriends dot org. Thanks!

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Meeting Times

First Day (Sunday) 10:30 AM - Both Zoom and In person options through 9/5/2021. 

As of 7.30.2021, the in person Meeting for Worship is open to vaccinated members and attenders, who are able to wear masks. 

All may attend the Zoom option!


Mid-week meeting:  Via Zoom only at this time. Wednesday evenings, 5:30 - 6:30 PM. 

What's New

Supporting the Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia.
MMFP needs and appreciates your financial contributions to support our many activities and commitments.

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https://www.friendsjournal.org/watering-our-quaker-roots/

In his article (link above), MMFP member Paul Laskow explains the stewardship of a historical trust under the care of the monthly meeting, originally intended for Black students at Anthony Benezet's school. Benezet was a member of the Philadelphia Monthly Meeting in the late eighteenth century.

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Adult Religious Education will be held after worship on every 4th First Day. Stay tuned after Zoom Meeting for Worship. All are welcome. Contact Lois W. with questions.

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Signature Image: 

The historic building and grounds are owned by the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting (PYM), and managed by the ASMH Preservation Trust.

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MMFP and Central Philadelphia Monthly Meeting (CPMM) are in a care relationship with Friends Select School, and each monthly meeting is responsible for

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There is a group of Quakers in Indiana who have figured out a way to convert a bit of trash into changed lives.

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Worship with us!

(215) 625-0627 - Office Hours on Thursdays & Fridays (otherwise, please leave a message or email)
Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia (Arch St. Quakers)
320 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States
Meeting Times: 

First Day (Sunday) 10:30 AM - Both Zoom and In person options through 9/5/2021. 

As of 7.30.2021, the in person Meeting for Worship is open to vaccinated members and attenders, who are able to wear masks. 

All may attend the Zoom option!


Mid-week meeting:  Via Zoom only at this time. Wednesday evenings, 5:30 - 6:30 PM. 

Contributions

MMFP needs and appreciates your financial contributions to support our many activities and commitments.

We offer several ways for you to donate:

1. See below to donate with a debit or credit card through PayPal, with no PayPal account required.
2. Send a check to:
Monthly Meeting of Friends of Philadelphia (MMFP)
320 Arch Street, Philadelphia PA, 19106
3. Use your online banking account to set up regular donations to MMFP.

  Your donation will be acknowledged with a letter for tax purposes.

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