Among Friends

We are not all the same If every Quaker’s experience was the same, there wouldn’t be any need for what we do. We could stop the presses; sell the computers, the desks, and chairs; give everyone a refund on their subscriptions; turn out the lights, and go home. If every Quaker’s experience was the same, you wouldn’t need us, because you wouldn’t need to learn about what other Friends were doing and feeling. You’d need to look no further than the mirror and your own diary to know all there was to know. (You wouldn’t need a community of🔒

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Gabriel Ehri is Executive Director of Friends Journal.

Posted in: Among Friends, November 2014: Books and Writing
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