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May 2015 / Friends and Other Faiths
 

What Quakers and Catholics Might Learn From One Anothers
John Pitts Corry
Shabbat and First Day
Deborah Mayaan
My Quakerism and Eastern Spirituality
Jan Michael
Allow Me to Introduce You, Witches and Friends
Meagan Fischer
In the Manner of Morocco
Emma Hohenstein
Business Lessons from Levi Coffin
Friends in Business: Peggy Tierney
Quaker Works
Connecting readers with Quaker Orgs
Young Friends Bookshelf

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Offering

FJ Poetry: “In early morning before a blue white sky…”

Rüdiger Herzing Rückmann lives in Honolulu, Hawaii.


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Morning Office

FJ Poetry: “Oh Lord, This morning is not so beautiful…” 🔒

John Pierce lives in Mason, Tex.


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Business Lessons from Levi Coffin

From our Friends in Business column.

Peggy Tierney is the owner of Tanglewood Publishing, a children’s book publishing company, though she is currently on a break from publishing new titles to pursue personal volunteer and writing projects. She is a member of Sandy Spring (Md.) Meeting, but since moving to Indiana has been attending Bloomington (Ind.) Meeting.


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News: May 2015

News from Quakerbooks, Releasing Ministry Alliance, the Quaker Bridge Film Festival, and Guilford College. 🔒

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Last Stop on Market Street

By Matt De La Peña, illustrated by Christian Robinson. G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers, 2015. 32 pages. $16.99/hardcover; […]

Eileen Redden is the assistant book review editor of Friends Journal.


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The Geese March in Step

By Jean‐François Dumont. Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 2014. 32 pages. $16/hardcover. Recommended for ages 4–8. I thoroughly enjoyed this […]

Margaret Crompton is a British Quaker and author of the Pendle Hill pamphlet Nurturing Children’s Well-Being.


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Never Say a Mean Word Again: A Tale from Medieval Spain

By Jacqueline Jules, illustrated by Durga Yael Bernhard. Wisdom Tales, 2014. 32 pages. $16.95/hardcover; $9.99/eBook. Recommended for ages 4–8. A […]

Dee Cameron is a member of El Paso (Tex.) Meeting.


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Magic Trash: A Story of Tyree Guyton and His Art

By J.H. Shapiro, illustrated by Vanessa Brantley‐Newton. Charlesbridge, 2015. 32 pages. $15.95/hardcover; $7.95/paperback; $6.99/eBook. Recommended for ages 5–8. Magic Trash, […]

A retired Friends school librarian, Margaret Walden, having recently moved from Detroit, Mich., to Lakewood, Ohio, now attends Cleveland (Ohio) Meeting.


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Meet Polkadot

By Talcott Broadhead. DangerDot Publishing, 2013. 32 pages. $16.99/hardcover; $6.99/eBook. Recommended for ages 6 and up. As a transgender and […]

Kody Hersh serves as the youth programs assistant for Philadelphia Yearly Meeting.


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The Lion First Book of Parables

By Lois Rock, illustrated by Barbara Vagnozzi. Lion Children’s Books, 2014. 64 pages. $14.99/hardcover. Recommended for ages 9 and up. […]

Katie Green is a member of Worcester (Mass.) Meeting and a professional storyteller and workshop leader. She has told stories at the Friends General Conference Gathering and New England Yearly Meeting’s annual sessions.


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