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A Celebration of Life and Death

Nothing heals grief but grieving, a truth that is illustrated in Cathy Weber鈥檚 Grief Series, 20 paintings that she began [鈥

Robert C. Murphy, a retired psychiatrist living in Sheridan, Wyoming, is a member of Wyoming Friends Meeting. © 2002 Robert C. Murphy

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The author's grandparents on the porch of their cabin in Kentucky.

Jesse Stuart鈥檚 The Thread That Runs So True

A ninth鈥恎rade assigned reading foreshadows a vocation to teach.

Robert Stephen Dicken is a member of First Friends Meeting in New Castle, Ind. Since retiring in 2002 from teaching high school English, he can be found reading, writing, drawing, guitar-playing, community volunteering, bragging about his three sons, and entertaining five grandchildren.

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Quaker Peacemaking Put to the Test

Many of us seem to absorb the Quaker culture of peacemaking without any specific training. Nor have many of us [鈥

Robert G. Neuhauser, a member of Lancaster (Pa.) Meeting, is a retired electronic engineer.

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Forum November 2014

Letters from our readers.

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Milestones May 2013

Cayard鈥擫eonora Balla Cayard, 88, on December 14, 2012, in Cranberry Township, Pa. Leonora was born on September 15, 1924, in [鈥

Death notices for Leonora Balla Cayard, Frank Lonstreth, Jeremy Hardin Mott, Ceal Phelan, Arnold Chase Satterthwait, and Daniel Test Young.

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A Convergence of Friends

This spring I hosted an unusual dinner party: nine Quakers from Ohio, Oregon, and California, gathered for fellowship, dialogue, and [鈥

Robin Mohr, a member of San Francisco (Calif.) Meeting, serves her monthly, quarterly, and yearly meetings through religious education programs for adults and children.

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The Bible and Same鈥怱ex Relationships

We Quakers have been wrestling with the issue of same鈥恠ex relationships for some time, at least since Alastair Heron and [鈥

Catherine Griffith, an Oregon native, grew up among Evangelical Friends in Northwest Yearly Meeting. She is a member of Valley Mills (Ind.) Meeting and was a pastor there for 12 years. Currently she attends Charlottesville (Va.) Meeting. She recently received a PhD degree in Religious Ethics from University of Virginia.

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Clearness for Quaker Weddings

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Death Integral Part of Life

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Divorce in Friends Meeting

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