The separation of church and state is currently the focus of much debate. The concept is increasingly challenged by religious […]
George L. Alexander in Friends Journal
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George L. Alexander, a retired psychiatrist, grew up as a Presbyterian in Arkansas. He first encountered Quakerism as an undergraduate at Yale in the 1940s. He attended Pittsburgh (Pa.) Meeting, where his family was active for nearly 40 years.Posted in: Features
An interview with Friends involved with group working toward justice reform.
The Q&A with MAJR was conducted by Friends Journal associate editor Gail Whiffen Coyle.Posted in: December 2015: Economic Justice and Poverty, Q&A
Everybody these days receives and discards those letters saying “Mr. X, you may already be the winner of half a […]
Norma Jacob, a member of Kendal (Pa.) Meeting, is the author of two Pendle Hill pamphlets. She is a member of the JOURNAL board of managers and a regular contributor to the JOURNAL. Her interview with Horace Alexander appeared March 15, 1983.Posted in: Uncategorized
A substantial portion of members of the Religious Society of Friends likes to proclaim its liberalism; some Friends even wrap […]
Larry Ingle, a member of Chattanooga (Tenn.) Meeting, is a historian. He is the author of Quakers in Conflict: The Hicksite Reformation and First Among Friends: George Fox and the Creation of Quakerism.Posted in: Features
By Greg Berman and Julian Adler. The New Press, 2018. 224 pages. $24.99/hardcover or eBook.
David P. Austin is a member of Haddonfield (N.J.) Meeting. He lives in Marlton, N.J., where he teaches middle school world and Holocaust history.Posted in: Gambling, November 2019 Books, Quaker Book Reviews
A Quaker is led to act in solidarity with the black community after the Charleston church shooting.
T. Hamboyan Harrison is a white-presenting member of Third Haven Meeting in Easton, Md., who blogs at lightandlotus.wordpress.com. She is passionate about human rights, living up to our Quaker testimonies, and cats.Posted in: Online Features, September 2015: Reproduction and Family Planning
A list of participants for the 2nd annual SVP.
Births, deaths, and marriages among Friends.
Three stories and a vision of recovering joy.
Alexander Levering Kern is an educator, poet, writer, ecumenical and interfaith leader, and member of Friends Meeting at Cambridge (Mass.). Editor of the anthology Becoming Fire: Spiritual Writing from Rising Generations, he currently serves as executive director of the Center for Spirituality, Dialogue, and Service (CSDS) at Northeastern University in Boston.Posted in: April 2014: Education, Features
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