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Christ Actually: The Son of God for the Secular Age

By James Carroll. Viking, 2014. 352 pages. $30/hardcover; $14.99/eBook. In every age, Christ has presented a challenge: to interpret, to [鈥

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


Posted in: June/July 2015 Books, June/July 2015: Activists vs Mystics vs Pragmatists, Quaker Book Reviews
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What Quakers and Catholics Might Learn from One Another

Balancing head and heart in two spiritual homes.

John Pitts Corry is a long time member of Middletown Meeting in Lima, Pa., and feels like a member of Albuquerque (N.M.) Meeting during the nine months of each year when he and his wife, Betty, live in Albuquerque. He is also a member of John XXIII Catholic Community in Albuquerque and has a long association with the Norbertines in Paoli, Pa., and Albuquerque.


Posted in: Features, Friends and Other Faiths: Friends and Other Faiths
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Henry Cadbury

Rediscovering Quakerism鈥檚 Liberal Religious Roots

Revisiting our spiritual tradition to find common ground in witness and service. 馃敀

Isaac May is a graduate student in religious studies at the University of Virginia. He is an alumnus of Earlham College and holds an MA from Harvard Divinity School. Isaac became a member of the Religious Society of Friends at Friends Meeting at Cambridge (Mass.).


Posted in: Features, Friends and Other Faiths: Friends and Other Faiths
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My Quakerism and Eastern Spirituality

Clarifying Christian faith and Quaker life through Eastern spiritual teachings. 馃敀

Jan Michael is a member of Stillwater (Okla.) Meeting and a graduate of the School of the Spirit Ministry's program On Being a Spiritual Nurturer (class of 2014).


Posted in: Features, Friends and Other Faiths: Friends and Other Faiths
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What Is the Core of Quaker Faith?

Spiritual Practice 馃敀

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Books February 2014

The Burglary: The Discovery of J. Edgar Hoover鈥檚 Secret FBI By Betty Medsger. Knopf, 2014. 608 pages. $29.95/hardcover. Reviewed by [鈥

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Books September 2013

Reviews of Carrie Newcomer鈥檚 鈥淜indred Spirits: A Collection,鈥 Jim Wallis鈥檚 鈥淥n God鈥檚 Side,鈥 Mark Townsend鈥檚 鈥淛esus Through Pagan Eyes,鈥 James [鈥

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Watts Interview

Bum鈥怰ush the Internet

An Interview with Jon Watts

Jon Watts is a Quaker musician and traveling performer with a concern for Friends and the internet. Find more of his work, including his blog, videos, and songs at www.jonwatts.com.


Posted in: Features, May 2013: Focus on the Arts
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Books February 2013

Reviewed this month: Embracing Israel/Palestine: A Strategy to Heal and Transform the Middle East. By Rabbi Michael Lerner. Reviewed by [鈥

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Books November 2012

Our annual extensive selection of books

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