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The Anti‐War: Peace Finds the Purpose of a Peculiar People

By Douglas Gwyn. Inner Light Books, 2016. 208 pages. $30/hardcover; $17.50/paperback. Doug Gwyn may have given more thought to the […]

Paul Buckley is a Quaker historian and theologian. He is a member of Community Friends Meeting in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Essential Elias Hicks is his most recent book for Friends.

Posted in: AFSC Centennial, April 2017 Books, Quaker Book Reviews
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The Extraordinary Suzy Wright: A Colonial Woman on the Frontier

By Teri Kanefield. Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2016. 64 pages. $19.95/hardcover; $15.54/eBook. Recommended for ages 8–12. This is a […]

Paul Buckley is a Quaker historian, theologian, and author of The Essential Elias Hicks.

Posted in: December 2016: A Young Friends Bookshelf, Giving and Philanthropy, Quaker Book Reviews
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A Language for the Inward Landscape: Spiritual Wisdom from the Quaker Movement

By Brian Drayton and William P. Taber Jr. Tract Association of Friends, 2016. 180 pages. $20/hardcover. Late in the fourth […]

Paul Buckley is a member of Community Friends Meeting in Cincinnati, Ohio. He is the author of numerous articles and books on Quaker history, faith, and practice. His most recent book is The Essential Elias Hicks.

Posted in: August 2016 Books, August 2016: Quaker Spaces, Quaker Book Reviews
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You Are My Witnesses: Witness and Testimony in the Biblical and Quaker Traditions

By Thomas Gates. Pendle Hill Pamphlets #435, 2015. 36 pages. $7/pamphlet. The use of eyeglasses spread rapidly in Europe following […]

Paul Buckley is a Quaker historian, theologian, and author of The Essential Elias Hicks. He is a member of Community Friends in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Essential Elias Hicks is his most recent book for Friends.

Posted in: April 2016 Books, Quaker Book Reviews, Spiritual Nurture / Quaker Training
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Quakers: That of God in Everyone

Directed by Isaac Stambaugh, written by Donne Hayden. Rebel Pilgrim Productions, 2015. 90 minutes. $19.99/DVD. Having never reviewed a video […]

Larry Ingle is an historian of Quakerism and a member of Chattanooga (Tenn.) Meeting. He is retired from the History Department of the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga. His book Nixon’s First Cover-up: The Religious Life of a Quaker President was published in 2015.

Posted in: June/July 2016 Books, June/July 2016: Almost Quaker, Quaker Book Reviews
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The 2008 Subscriber Survey

In October 2008, a sample of 2,000 current Friends Journal subscribers received a questionnaire in the mail. The purpose of […]

Paul Buckley is a member of North Meadow Circle of Friends in Indianapolis, Ind., and a former member of the Board of Trustees of Friends Publishing Corporation, which publishes Friends Journal. He has more than 20 years of experience in survey research and directed both the 2001 and 2008 surveys for the Journal.

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Quaker Bestsellers 2014

Bestselling Quaker books.

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Staying In Touch

Soon after Susan Corson‐Finnerty became editor‐manager of Friends Journal in 1999, she set a goal to conduct a survey of […]

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