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Composting as Holy Sacrament

In my family album, there is a picture that my mother took of me in 1945 as a two‐year‐old “helping” […]

Louis Cox has been Publications Coordinator for Quaker Earthcare Witness since 2001 and is a member of Burlington, Vt., Friends Meeting. He and his wife compost in Charlotte, Vt.


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TheFriendIsNotHeard

The Friend Is Not Heard

Addressing the needs of those with hearing loss.

Louis Cox, a member of Burlington (Vt.) Meeting, has a master’s degree in speech communication from the University of Denver.


Posted in: Features, October 2013: On Aging
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Solutionary Rail: A people‐powered campaign to electrify America’s railroads and open corridors to a clean energy future

By Bill Moyer, Patrick Mazza and the Solutionary Rail Team. Backbone Campaign, 2016. 107 pages. $19.95/paperback. Many years ago, as […]

Ruah Swennerfelt is a member of Burlington (Vt.) Meeting and active in New England Yearly Meeting’s Earthcare Ministry Committee. She is the author of Rising to the Challenge: The Transition Movement and People of Faith.


Posted in: January 2018 Books, Quaker Book Reviews, Quaker Lifestyles
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Composting as Holy Sacrament

Composting as Holy Sacrament

In my family album is a picture that my mother took of me in 1945 as a two‐year‐old “helping” to […]

Louis Cox has been Publications Coordinator for Quaker Earthcare Witness since 2001 and is a member of Burlington, Vt., Friends Meeting. He and his wife compost in Charlotte, Vt


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Putting the Nuclear Genie Back in the Lamp

We are warned through folk tales and other kinds of traditional wisdom of the folly of seeking superhuman powers. For […]

Louis Cox, a member of Burlington (Vt.) Meeting, is publications coordinator for Quaker Earthcare Witness.


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Friends’ Witness on Population and Overconsumption

Many Friends today are expanding their witness for equality and justice by focusing on rapid population growth and over‐consumption as […]

Louis Cox and Ruth Swennerfelt are members of Burlington (Vt.) Meeting.


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An Eleventh Commandment?

At an interfaith conference on “Waters of Life, Sacred and Profaned” held in April 2007 at Saint Michael’s College in […]

Ruah Swennerfelt and Louis Cox are members of Burlington (Vt.) Meeting.


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A Spiritual Journey

The term “Earthcare” gained general acceptance beginning in the late 1980s to distinguish Spirit‐led concern for living in right relationship […]

Louis Cox is publications coordinator and Ruah Swennerfelt is general secretary of Quaker Earthcare Witness. Both are members of Burlington (Vt.) Meeting. This is the second in an ongoing series of "Earthcare" columns.


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Odyssey of a Quaker Earthcare Activist

During an adult forum after meeting for worship in 1970, I had a “conversion experience” that altered the course of […]

Louis Cox, a member of Burlington (Vt.) Meeting, is publications coordinator for Quaker Earthcare Witness and edits its newsletter and website, http://www.quakerearthcare.org.


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The Flowering of Quaker Earthcare Witness

Friends Committee on Unity with Nature (renamed Quaker Earthcare Witness in 2003), originated at the 1987 Friends General Conference (FGC) […]

Louis Cox, a member of Burlington (Vt.) Meeting, is publications coordinator for Quaker Earthcare Witness and edits its newsletter and website, http://www.quakerearthcare.org.


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