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Marjorie Louise Greiner Cox

Cox鈥擬arjorie Louise Greiner Cox, 99, on May 19, 2019, peacefully, surrounded by friends and family, in Honolulu, Hawaii. Marjorie was [鈥

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Pacific Yearly Meeting joins Friends General Conference

In October, Pacific Yearly Meeting鈥檚 request to join Friends General Conference (FGC) was accepted by the FGC Executive Committee. 鈥淲e [鈥

Erik Hanson and Windy Cooler are the news editors for Friends Journal. They contributed to the reporting of this story. Do you know about any Quaker news stories we should be covering? Send us tips at [email protected].

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Barbara K. Spring

Spring鈥擝arbara K. Spring, 76, on June 11, 2019, at home in Voorheesville, N.Y., surrounded by her family. Barbara was born [鈥

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Student Writing Opp: Creating Change (due 2/17/2020)

What change do you want to see happen in your community?

Gail Whiffen is associate editor of Friends Journal. Contact: [email protected]

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The Kyrie family at Maquoketa Caves State Park, Iowa. Photos courtesy of the author.

Growing Up Quaker

Quaker camps, international peace work, and climates strikes makes up the life of a young Friend.

Finn Kyrie lives with her family in the Driftless Area of Wisconsin, where she is homeschooled. She attends Madison (Wis.) Meeting.

Posted in: Features, Quaker Kids
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William Penn House pre-renovation. 漏 Matthew Martyr/FCNL Education Fund.

News, December 2019

News of Friends.

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We Are Here to Stay: Voices of Undocumented Young Adults

By Susan Kuklin. Candlewick Press, 2019. 192 pages. $19.99/hardcover or eBook. Recommended for ages 14 and up.

Vickie LeCroy is a retired educator living in Tennessee

Posted in: December 2019 Books: A Young Friends Bookshelf, Quaker Book Reviews, Quaker Kids
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Gambling: A Violation of the Quaker Testimonies

A violation of the Quaker testimonies?

Michael Song is a senior at Friends Academy in Locust Valley, N.Y. He is interested in Quaker values and always strives to apply them in his life.

Posted in: Features, Gambling
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To Gamble, for Better or for Worse

How do we discern when a gamble is rightly ordered?

Pamela Haines, a member of Central Philadelphia (Pa.) Meeting, carries a long-standing concern to invite Quakers into conversation around economics. Her most recent book, Money and Soul, is an expansion of a Pendle Hill pamphlet by the same name.

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Love My Enemies? Surely You Jest

Practicing warm鈥恏eartedness with those on the other side of political divides.

Bob Anderson lives in Newtown, Pa.

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