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Poetry Editor Nancy Thomas, along with her husband Hal, served alongside the Bolivian Friends Church for over 25 years. Her […]

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Books August 2014

Book reviews of “But Who Do You Say That I Am?” by Douglas Gwyn, “Gathering the Silence” by Eileen Kinch […]

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A Quaker Retirement Community Faces the Pandemic

Creativity and service flowers under quarantine.

Nancy Thomas lives with her husband, Hal, in Friendsview, a retirement community in Newberg, Ore. They’ve served in Bolivia many years as Friends Serving Abroad. She is a poet, the poetry editor of Friends Journal, and a member of North Valley Friends Church in Newberg.

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Milestones December 2013

Benfey—Rachel Elizabeth Thomas Benfey, 86, peacefully, on September 22, 2013, at Friends Homes at Guilford in Greensboro, N.C. Rachel was […]

Births and obituaries.

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Milestones, January 2016

Marriages, births, and deaths.

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2018 Quakers in Politics Web Panel

The upcoming U.S. Congressional mid‐term elections already have at least seven Quaker candidates for office. How does their Quaker faith […]

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Books: April 2014

This month’s reviews include The Essential Elias Hicks, The Oxford Handbook of Quaker Studies, and A Guidebook to Prayer.

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Milestones December 2012

Marriages, births and obituaries.

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Global Partnerships: Opening the Way toward Economic Justice and World Peace

On the streets of Seattle in 1999, protestors put the World Trade Organization in the spotlight and got tangled in […]

Lee B. Thomas Jr. is a founding member of Louisville (Ky.) Meeting, which celebrated its 50th anniversary in May 2004. He served as president and CEO of Vermont American Corporation, 1962-84 and chair of the board, 1984-89. He is currently chair of Universal Woods Inc. and executive in residence at Bellarmine University in Louisville. He served on the board of the Council on Economic Priorities in New York City for more than 30 years until 2000, and was chair at the time it negotiated the SA8000 universal workplace standards for global business in Geneva, Switzerland, in 1997. He also has served for many years on the Louisville Council on Foreign Relations.

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Let’s be more than just Facebook friends…

If you follow Friends Journal online but have yet to join as a member, you’re missing out! Please join us: […]

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