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How Quaker Are We? Reflections on the Character of George Fox University

September 9, 1891, marked the official opening of Pacific College in Newberg, Oregon鈥攍ater to be renamed George Fox College and [鈥

Jamie R. Johnson, a member of Newberg (Oreg.) Friends Church, is director of the Friends Leadership Program at George Fox University in Newberg.

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On Falling in Love with a Weed at Pendle Hill: A Letter to My Wife, Kathleen

Dear One, Today a flower caught my eye鈥攁 little yellow flower that grows everywhere here at Pendle Hill in the [鈥

Anthony Manousos is a member of Santa Monica (Calif.) Meeting and the editor of Friends Bulletin, the official publication of Pacific, North Pacific, and Intermountain Yearly Meetings. Beginning September 2008, Kathleen and Anthony plan to spend a sabbatical year at Pendle Hill, where they met 20 years ago. Kathleen, a Methodist pastor, is enrolling in a spiritual direction program. Anthony hopes to complete a biography of Howard and Anna Brinton, Quaker educators and former directors of Pendle Hill, described by historian Thomas Hamm as "the most interesting Quaker couple since Margaret Fell married George Fox."

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Forum January 2019

Letters from our readers.

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Forum, January 2018

Letters from our readers.

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Forum October 2015

Letters from our readers.

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Philadelphia Quakers and the Antislavery Movement / Quakers and Abolition

Philadelphia Quakers and the Antislavery Movement: By Brian Temple. McFarland & Company Inc., 2014. 240 pages. $39.95/paperback; $24.99/eBook.   Quakers [鈥

Cameron McWhirter is a journalist and the author of聽Red Summer: The Summer of 1919 and the Awakening of Black America.聽He is a member of Atlanta (Ga.) Meeting and serves on the Friends Journal聽board of trustees.

Posted in: April 2015 Books, April 2015: Mentorship: Teaching Our Values, Quaker Book Reviews
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Among Friends November 2013

鈥淎n Invitation to the Table鈥: An introduction to the November 2013 issue on 鈥淏ooks & Writing鈥

Gabriel Ehri is Executive Director of聽Friends Journal.

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From the Archives: Book Reviews of Young Adult Friends鈥 Picks

Out of the 14 books (and 1 blog) recommended by young adult Friends in the November 2013 issue, 5 titles [鈥

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Books November 2012

Our annual extensive selection of books

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Margaret Fell

My abiding goal in these columns is to direct readers鈥 attention to important spiritual resources within the Quaker tradition. Margaret [鈥

Brian Drayton is a member of Weare (N.H.) Meeting.

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