Nancy Haines in Friends Journal

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We Answered with Love: Pacifist Service in World War I

Edited by Nancy Learned Haines. Pleasant Green Books, 2016. 412 pages. $19.95/paperback. In 1917 Mary Peabody and Leslie Hotson were [鈥

Beth Taylor is a member of Westerly (R.I.) Meeting and is the co-director of the Nonfiction Writing Program at Brown University and the author of The Plain Language of Love and Loss: A Quaker Memoir.

Posted in: AFSC Centennial, April 2017 Books, Quaker Book Reviews
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An Open and Affirming Community

Sixty鈥恡wo of us gathered in prayerful silence. This was the culmination of our searching, of seven long years of workshops [鈥

Nancy Haines is a member of Wellesley (Mass.) Meeting.

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Books October 2013

Books reviewed: The International Bank of Bob, by Bob Harris. Turn the World Around, by Blair Seitz. A Principled Stand, [鈥

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Books November 2012

Our annual extensive selection of books

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May Milestones 2012

Ackerman鈥擠orothy Hopkirk Ackerman, 90, on March 10, 2011, at home in Minneapolis, Minn. Dorothy was born on October 23, 1920, [鈥

Posted in: Milestones
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Books November 2014

Quaker book reviews

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Milestones, September 2012

Obituaries for Martin Michael Beer, Richard Sternoff Beyer, Elizabeth Koop Buck, Walter Henry Glass, Dale K Miller, and Armin Louis [鈥

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Approved! A Story About Quaker Meeting for Business

By Nancy L. Haines, illustrated by Anne E. G. Nydam. Pleasant Green Books, 2016. 24 pages. $12/paperback. Recommended for ages [鈥

Eileen Redden is the assistant book review editor of Friends Journal and worships with the Lewes (Del.) Worship Group.

Posted in: December 2016: A Young Friends Bookshelf, Giving and Philanthropy, Quaker Book Reviews
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Moving toward Wholeness: Addressing Race among Friends

George Fox admonished Friends 鈥渢o know one another in that which is eternal.鈥 In building our communities and in providing [鈥

Patricia McBee is editor of Pastoral Care Newsletter and works among Friends on discerning and responding to the leadings of the Spirit. Vanessa Julye is the former clerk of Fellowship of Friends of African Descent and a member of the Friends General Conference Committee for Ministry on Racism. She has a minute of travel in the ministry recognizing her concern for helping the Religious Society of Friends become a more inclusive community for people of color. Both are members of Central Philadelphia (Pa.) Meeting.

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