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Friends Journal 1958 coverage of the Golden Rule

In 1958, Friends Journal was a weekly publication and published frequent updates about the status of the Golden Rule.

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John Fuller lives in Dorchester, Mass. He is at work on a feminist fantasy novel for young adults, and a blank verse poem about a nerdy hippopotamus.

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Earthcare: Expanding the Old Pine Farm

Deptford, New Jersey, is known mainly for its huge shopping mall, located just off Route 42 which becomes the Atlantic [鈥

Lynne Shivers is a member of Chestnut Hill Meeting in Philadelphia, Pa. She was a board member of the Old Pine Farm when she lived in South Jersey from 1994-2009. She is a writer and currently lives at Stapeley, a retirement community in the Germantown section of Philadelphia.

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Epistle: From a Gathering on Religious Education

To Friends Everywhere: Ten Friends gathered from four yearly meetings and Friends General Conference with a concern for the state [鈥

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Books, August 2013

A Handful of Quiet: Happiness in Four Pebbles By Thich Nhat Hanh, illustrated by Wietske Vriezen. Plum Blossom Books, 2012. [鈥

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Milestones August 2013

Bentman鈥擱aymond Bentman, 87, at home with his partner, Louis DelSoldo, on March 28, 2013, in Philadelphia, Pa., of heart failure. [鈥

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