Quantcast

Archive | November 2016 Books RSS feed for this section

php_439_marking_1024x1024

Marking the Quaker Path: Seven Key Words Plus One

By Robert Griswold. Pendle Hill Pamphlets (number 439), 2016. 34 pages. $7/pamphlet. Robert Griswold offers this brief pamphlet in an [鈥

Marty Grundy is now a member of Wellesley (Mass.) Meeting, New England Yearly Meeting.


Posted in: November 2016 Books, Quaker Book Reviews, Quakers and Social Media
Continue ReadingComments { 0 }
329508_243006221_product_1024x1024

Queer Virtue: What LGBTQ People Know About Life and Love and How It Can Revitalize Christianity

By Reverend Elizabeth M. Edman. Beacon Press, 2016. 181 pages. $25.95/hardcover; $24.99/eBook. Before we begin, let us pause for a [鈥

Mitchell Santine Gould is a gay and Quaker historian who is writing a book on Walt Whitman. He runs an Airbnb destination in Portland, Ore., called PDX Wheelhouse, and is the curator of Leavesofgrass.org.


Posted in: November 2016 Books, Quaker Book Reviews, Quakers and Social Media
Continue ReadingComments { 0 }
329508_243006236_product_1024x1024

Two Dogs and a Parrot: What Our Animal Friends Can Teach Us About Life

By Joan Chittister. BlueBridge Books, 2015. 185 pages. $18.95/hardcover; $17.99/eBook. In the book of Genesis, God brought the animals to [鈥

Phila Hoopes is a freelance copywriter, poet, and blogger (soulpathsthejourney.org). A student of聽creation spirituality聽and permaculture, she has a passion for tracking deep connections in the mystical experience of the Divine across faith traditions. She is a member of Homewood Meeting in Baltimore, Md.


Posted in: November 2016 Books, Quaker Book Reviews, Quakers and Social Media
Continue ReadingComments { 0 }
329508_243006251_product_1024x1024

Starting Something New: Spiritual Direction for Your God鈥怗iven Dream

By Beth A. Booram. InterVarsity Press, 2015. 181 pages. $16/paperback; $15.99/eBook. Discerning, supporting, and following our leadings while helping each [鈥

Patricia Morrison is currently the clerk of South Mountain Meeting in Ashland, Ore. A folk singer/songwriter helping create a farm sanctuary, she also works with artists, writers, musicians, and creative professionals to help them shine their light into the world with focus, funding, and fulfillment (more at innerfireouterlight.com).


Posted in: November 2016 Books, Quaker Book Reviews, Quakers and Social Media
Continue ReadingComments { 0 }
329508_243006281_product_1024x1024

Learning from Old Masters

By Jane Elkington Wohl. Fithian Press, 2016. 76 pages. $14/paperback. This book is aptly titled. The author, a member of [鈥

Catherine Wald is a poet and freelance writer whose first chapbook, Distant, Burned-out Stars, was published by Finishing Line Press. She is a member of Amawalk (N.Y.) Meeting.


Posted in: November 2016 Books, Quaker Book Reviews, Quakers and Social Media
Continue ReadingComments { 0 }