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June/July Books 2012

A Lively Faith: Reflections on Iowa Yearly Meeting of Friends (Conservative) By Callie Marsh. FGC QuakerPress, 2011. 102 pages. $14.95/paperback. Reviewed […]

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Books January 2014

Reviews, featuring titles from Mark Nepo, Lester Brown, Jill Suzanne Shook, Margery Post Abbott, and Reza Aslan.

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Books: December 2014

A Young Friends Bookshelf

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Jesus, Christ and Servant of God: Meditations on the Gospel According to John

By David Johnson. Inner Light Books, 2017. 278 pages. $35/hardcover; $25/paperback; $12.50/eBook. It is certainly not surprising that Quaker publisher […]

Michael Willett Newheart, a semi-retired university professor, is a member of Adelphi (Md.) Meeting.

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One Response after Another

I appreciate Newton Garver’s review of my response to the Vatican, and I am also grateful for being welcomed by […]

Paul Anderson, a member of North Valley Friends Church in Newberg, Oreg., is professor of Biblical and Quaker Studies at George Fox University. A leading scholar on the Gospel of John, he is the author of The Christology of the Fourth Gospel.

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Friendly Vocations

What does it mean to live vocationally? Living out of a sense of calling is radically different from other motivations. […]

Paul Anderson, professor of Biblical and Quaker Studies at George Fox University, is a member of North Valley Friends Church in Newberg, Oreg. The Quaker testimonies he offers in this article are developed more fully in seven essays in his "Meet the Friends" series, and in his essay, "A Dynamic Christocentricity—The Center of Faithful Praxis," in Quaker Religious Thought, # 105 (2005). He is the author of two books on John, The Christology of the Fourth Gospel and The Fourth Gospel and the Quest for Jesus, and a Pendle Hill Pamphlet, Navigating the Living Waters of the Gospel of John.

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Books December 2013: A Young Friends Bookshelf

Reviews of children’s books.

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What Can Love Do?

It is written in the book of Micah, “And what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, […]

Amanda Hoffman, a Mennonite, lives at Pendle Hill Quaker Study Center in Wallingford, Pa., where she is an administrative assistant and yoga teacher. She worships at Pendle Hill and West Philadelphia Mennonite Fellowship. Hector and Susie Black are members of Crossville (Tenn.) Meeting and attend Cookeville (Tenn.) Worship Group. Hector works at his organic orchard north of Cookeville. ©2002 Amanda Hoffman

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News June/July 2016

Demonstrations, conferences, appointments, and Quakers on U.S. money.

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Never Having Set Foot in the Meetinghouse

When the meetinghouse is on the other side of state prison walls.

Yohannes "Knowledge" Johnson is a member of Bulls Head-Oswego (N.Y.) Meeting and is clerk of Green Haven Preparative Meeting. He was born and raised in Harlem, N.Y. He has been in prison since 1980 and is currently working on a petition in support of executive clemency in New York State.

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