The breakneck pace of our over‐scheduled lives often serves as an obstacle to the cultivation of spiritual wisdom. For some, […]
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Chad Thralls is currently a visiting professor of Christian Spirituality at Fordham University's Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education. A Presbyterian with a soft spot for Quaker authors Rufus Jones, Thomas Kelly, and Douglas Steere, he was awarded a Gest Fellowship from Haverford Library Special Collections to conduct research on Thomas Kelly. He can be reached at [email protected] yahoo.com.Posted in: Features
Thomas Kelly is the first of four activist Friends that I intend to write about in this column over the […]
Brian Drayton is a member of Weare (N.H.) Meeting.Posted in: Features
Rediscovering the spiritual writings of Thomas R. Kelly.
L. Roger Owens teaches spirituality and ministry at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary and is the author of What We Need Is Here: Practicing the Heart of Christian Spirituality.Posted in: Features, September 2017
Our volunteer reviewers share some of their all‐time favorite books for Quakers.
Richards—Mercedes Tharam Richards, 60, on February 3, 2016, in Hershey, Pa. Mercedes was born on May 14, 1955, in Kingston, […]
Letters from our readers
While Nixon occasionally mentioned his Quaker background, the exact nature of his faith remained obscure.
Larry Ingle is a member of Chattanooga (Tenn.) Meeting and professor emeritus at the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga. He is author of Quakers in Conflict: The Hicksite Reformation (1986), First Among Friends: George Fox and the Creation of Quakerism (1994), and a forthcoming study of Richard Nixon’s religion. An earlier version of this was published on our website in January 2013.Posted in: June/July 2013: Quaker Testimonies, Witness
Letters from our readers. This month: more stories of Richard Nixon; responses from the humorous texting piece; Quaker interest in […]
On a hot summer morning in July 1979, I was riding a local train from Geneva to Basel. Families, individuals, […]
Richard Macy Kelly has served as a YMCA professional, Executive Director of the Maryland Council of Churches, and Director of hiv/aids services for the City of Baltimore in the Health Department. He is the author of Thomas Kelly, A Biography, and edited The Eternal Promise, the posthumous work by his father Thomas Kelly. His most recent publication is the Pendle Hill Pamphlet, Three Ravens and Two Widows. He now lives in Maine where he is a member of Vassalboro Meeting.Posted in: Features
Marriage Harris and Smith—Jennifer Chapin‐Smith (a member of Maryland’s Adelphi Meeting, nee Jennifer Chapin Harris) and Alexi Chapin‐Smith (nee Alexi […]
Letting the Higher Power Do It by Anonymous