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New Year’s top five: The most popular articles of 2016

Our annual list of the top‐five most read articles of the past year.

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New Year’s top five: The most popular articles of 2015

We’ve been sharing our most‐read articles of 2015 on Facebook and Twitter. Here is the full list. #5 Baltimore, the […]

Posted in: Online Features
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26 Weekends at Columbia County Jail

A jailed Quaker chronicles the stories behind the bars of mass incarceration. Includes video author interview.

Joseph Olejak is an attender at Old Chatham (N.Y.) Meeting. He discovered Quaker principles when he met his long-time friend Peter Miles at age 16 while hiking in Copake Falls, N.Y. Peter taught English at George School and introduced him to the work of Kurt Vonnegut. Joseph is a chiropractor by training.

Posted in: Features, March 2015
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Quaker Passage Ceremonies for Our Youth

Engaging young Friends and rebuilding our faith.

Ken Brick is a lifelong Friend, former member of Baltimore Yearly Meeting, current member of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, now living in Wilmington, Del. He is a graduate of Earlham College, the City University of New York graduate school, and has numerous affiliations with Quaker institutions. Author audio reading available.

Posted in: Features, February 2015: Life Transitions
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New Year’s top five: The most popular articles of 2014

The top five most‐read articles of 2014.

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Quaker Problems

Explanation of the popular Quaker Problems Internet meme.

Taylor Mary Satterthwaite is from Berea, Ky.

Posted in: August 2014, Features
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Among Friends

The Price of Free Ministry

Martin Kelley is senior editor of Friends Journal.

Posted in: Among Friends, March 2014: Funding Ministry
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Among Friends: January 2014

Character and voices.

Gabriel Ehri is the executive director of Friends Journal.

Posted in: Among Friends, January 2014: Finding a Path
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Forum November 2013

Letters from our readers. This month: more stories of Richard Nixon; responses from the humorous texting piece; Quaker interest in […]

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Quakers are Way Cooler Than You Think

There are many ways to equip and engage young adult Friend members and attenders.

Emma M. Churchman is a member of Friends Meeting of Washington D.C. and an Associate Member of Chavakali Yearly Meeting in Kenya.  She founded and facilitates the Quaker Fellows program for Earlham College in Richmond, Ind., and she is completing her Master’s in Divinity degree at Earlham School of Religion.

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