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April 2017: American Friends Service Committee鈥檚 Centennial

Cultivating Peace in Troubled Times by Shan Cretin
Facing Facism, McCarthyism, and the New Jim Crow by Laura Magnani
The Courageous Many by Lucy Duncan
Henry Cadbury, AFSC, and Haverford College, David Harrington Watt and James Krippner
Interview with Joyce Ajlouny
Friends Journal Books


The Distressed Body: Rethinking Illness, Imprisonment, and Healing

By Drew Leder. University of Chicago Press, 2016. 304 pages. $30/paperback or eBook. To be human means to lead both [鈥

A physician practicing in Virginia, Margaret Fisher is a member of Herndon (Va.) Meeting and Baltimore Yearly Meeting鈥檚 Working Group on Right Relationship with Animals.

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Holy Silence

Holy Silence: The Gift of Quaker Spirituality (Second Edition)

By J. Brent Bill. Eerdmans, 2016. 159 pages. $15.99/paperback or eBook. Brent Bill鈥檚 writing style gets right to the point [鈥

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Sally Winton Bryan

Bryan鈥擲ally Winton Bryan, 95, on October 25, 2015, in San Juan Island, Wash. Sally was born on July 15, 1920, [鈥

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Margaret L. Fogg

Fogg鈥擬argaret L. Fogg, 90, on January 7, 2017, in Tallahassee, Fla., after a brief illness. Margaret was born on November [鈥

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Hero鈥檚 Journey: John Ritter, the Chip Hilton of Goshen, Indiana

By Jeff Rasley. Midsummer Books, 2016. 216 pages. $12.95/paperback; $4.95/eBook. What happens when heroes make mistakes or don鈥檛 live up [鈥

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Ellis Oliver Jones

Jones鈥擡llis Oliver Jones, 88, on October 25, 2016, in Foxdale Village in State College, Pa. Ollie was born on January [鈥

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Joanne Marie Magruder

Magruder鈥擩oanne Marie Magruder, 73, on October 25, 2016, in Berkeley, Calif., following a stroke. Joanne was born on February 25, [鈥

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The Voice of Silence

Friend Joyce Povolny wishes to make this volume of votive poems free to those who would like to have it. [鈥

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William Boyce Upholt

Upholt鈥擶illiam Boyce Upholt, 72, on July 30, 2016, at home in West Hartford, Conn. Bill was born on September 14, [鈥

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