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Meditation, Prayer, and Worship

It wasn鈥檛 a burning bush or a lightning bolt from heaven鈥攏ot common occurrences on subway trains where Cynthia was reading. [鈥

Susan Davies, a CPA who works with for-profit and not-for-profit businesses, is currently working with New England Yearly Meeting on financial systems. Cynthia Maciel Knowles is a Master of Divinity student at Andover Newton Theological School and works at Massachusetts General Hospital. Both are members of Friends Meeting at Cambridge (Mass.).

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Forum January 2019

Letters from our readers.

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Milestones April 2015

Births, deaths, and marriages among Friends.

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With Gratitude

I never open an issue of the Journal without feeling a deep sense of gratitude to the many, many individuals [鈥

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Forum, January 2020

Letters from our readers.

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Milestones September 2014

Adoptions, marriages, and deaths.

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Milestones November 2012

Cargill鈥擠aisy Cargill, 99, on November 4, 2011, in Portland, Oreg., following a stroke. Daisy was born on February 18, 1912, [鈥

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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

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Robert Purvis: Friend of the Friends

Across the road from Byberry Meeting in the 19th century, on the northeast edge of Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, stood Harmony [鈥

Margaret Hope Bacon, a member of Central Philadelphia (Pa.) Meeting, is a lecturer and author of 13 books on various aspects of Quaker history and biography, and vice president of the Pennsylvania Abolition Society. She is writing a book on Robert Purvis. © 2002 Margaret Hope Bacon

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Continuing a Quaker Affordable Housing Legacy

Friends past and present working on housing access in Southeastern Pennsylvania.

Eric Malm is a professor of economics and business management at Cabrini University in Radnor, Pa., a member Norristown (Pa.) Meeting, and a member of Abington Quarter鈥檚 Home and Care Committee. More information about the meeting鈥檚 housing project can be found at norristownfriends.org.

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