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Traditional Quaker Christianity

Assembled and edited by Terry H. Wallace, Susan S. Smith, John C. Smith, and Arthur Berk. Ohio Yearly Meeting, 2014. [鈥

Marty Grundy is a member of Cleveland (Ohio) Meeting of Lake Erie Yearly Meeting.

Posted in: November 2015 Books, November 2015: Books and Pop Culture, Quaker Book Reviews, Uncategorized
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A Truly Embodied Spirituality

The last in a three鈥恜art series on Quakerism, food, and the body.

Madeline Schaefer grew up attending Radnor (Pa.) Meeting outside of Philadelphia. She currently lives in West Philadelphia in a big house with lots of house meetings and good conversation. When she is not riding her bicycle around the city, she can be found doing yoga, writing poetry, or collecting stories. Her email address is [email protected]

Posted in: Features, September 2015: Reproduction and Family Planning
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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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Rediscovering Quakerism鈥檚 Liberal Religious Roots

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

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.

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

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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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