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Emma Kathleen O鈥橬eill MacInnes

MacInnes鈥擡mma Kathleen O鈥橬eill MacInnes, 97, on March 30, 2018, in Newtown, Pa. Kay was born on May 26, 1920, in [鈥

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British Faith and Practice; Grave marker for abolitionists; women鈥檚 theology conference.

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The Fearless Benjamin Lay: The Quaker Dwarf Who Became the First Revolutionary Abolitionist

By Marcus Rediker. Beacon Press, 2017. 194 pages. $26.95/hardcover; $25.99/eBook. Should readers choose to read this compelling biography鈥攁nd those who [鈥

Larry Ingle is an historian of Quakerism whose most recent publication is Nixon鈥檚 First Cover-up: The Religious Life of a Quaker President. A member of Chattanooga (Tenn.) Meeting, he is retired from the history department of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

Posted in: Quaker Book Reviews, September 2017, September 2017 Books
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Memorializing Friends of African Descent

A Friends meeting learns about an invisible racial history right in its own backyard.

More information about the Honoring Those Known Only to God project, including participant stories and advices about how Friends can begin this work in their local meeting or church, can be found at Friendsjournal.org/honoring-project.

Posted in: Features, Race and Anti-Racism
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Barbara Paine Mason

Mason鈥擝arbara Paine Mason, 92, on March 26, 2016, in Abington, Pa., following a series of strokes. Barbara was born on [鈥

Posted in: Milestones
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