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Forum, February 2013
The value of silence I very much enjoyed the latest issue on hospitality (FJ, December 2012), and especially Terry Miller’s…
The power of love and hands in a hospital room.
Joy Belle Conrad-Rice
A Clerk’s Lesson from Occupy
A meeting makes quick decisions and learns to more fully trust Quaker process.
Robert W. Hernblad
Necessary, Not Evil
Abortion and the Stewardship Testimony A pro-choice friend of mine once remarked that she thought of abortion as a necessary…
Cultivating a Vision
A Conversation with New Mexico Farm Activist Don Bustos Don Bustos is a New Mexican farmer who has helped build a…
Are Quakers Christian, Non-Christian, or Both?
Theological diversity challenges us to transcend differences.
Thomas Hamm on Division in Indiana
To someone who is not familiar with the controversy in Indiana Yearly Meeting, what would be your synopsis of the…
A Farewell to FJ’s Art Director, Barbara Benton
You’ve been art director at Friends Journal for more than 35 years. What are the most notable changes from when…
Carolyn Miller: A Woman for All Seasons
Carolyn Miller is a tall, slim woman, with sparkly blue eyes, short silvery hair and a stately bearing. For more…
A Holy Place
Many years ago, I found myself driving a long distance with a woman from my office. I didn’t know her…
Books February 2013
Reviewed this month: Embracing Israel/Palestine: A Strategy to Heal and Transform the Middle East. By Rabbi Michael Lerner. Reviewed by…
Milestones February 2013
Births Heiland—Laura Kelley Heiland was born to Julie Heiland and Martin Kelley on January 22, 2012, at 8:15 p.m, in Elmer,…
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