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A Quaker Response to Gun Violence

A ministry born of family tragedy.

Peter Murchison is a member of Wilton (Conn.) Meeting, where he currently serves as clerk of the Ministry and Oversight Committee. He has been active around the issue of gun violence since the shooting at Sandy Hook where his nephew Daniel Barden was killed in his classroom. Contact him at [email protected].

Posted in: Features, February 2020
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William Penn House pre-renovation. 漏 Matthew Martyr/FCNL Education Fund.

News, December 2019

News of Friends.

Posted in: News, Quaker Kids
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Elizabeth Ann Hutcheson Fetter

Fetter鈥擡lizabeth Ann Hutcheson Fetter, 82, on March 21, 2019, at Broadmead Retirement Community in Cockeysville, Md., after a short, complicated [鈥

Posted in: Milestones, Quaker Kids
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Writing Opp: The State of Quaker Institutions (closed)

Quaker institutions: What鈥檚 working and what isn鈥檛 and which beloved institutions do we need to make sure we keep alive? [鈥

Martin Kelley is senior editor of Friends Journal. [email protected].

Posted in: From the Editor's Desk
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Participants in the 1964 annual meeting of FCNL's General Committee at the 4-H Center in Washington, D.C.

Prophetic, Persistent, Powerful

Friends Committee on National Legislation at 75

Bridget Moix is a member of Friends Meeting of Washington (D.C.) and serves as the clerk of FCNL鈥檚 General Committee. She has worked for more than two decades on international peace and conflict issues with a focus on U.S. foreign policy.

Posted in: Features, September 2018
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Handling Change and Creating Communities

Focused relationships in social media

Steven Whinfield鈥檚 background is in communication and advertising. He has been a part of building brands for many clients and is today an account representative for a large kidney dialysis corporation.

Posted in: Features, Going Viral with Quakerism
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Quaker Works April 2018

A semiannual feature to connect Friends Journal readers to the good works of Quaker organizations* in the following categories: Advocacy [鈥

Posted in: Healing, Quaker Works
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Prophetic Witness, Pragmatic Action

What does it mean to be prophetic in a time of political division?

Diane Randall is the executive secretary of the Friends Committee on National Legislation. A lifelong advocate for peace and social justice, Diane is a fierce proponent for citizen engagement that advances policies and practices to create a better society for all.

Posted in: Features, February 2018
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Quaker Works October 2017

A semiannual feature to connect Friends Journal readers to the good works of Quaker organizations* in the following categories: Advocacy [鈥

Posted in: Conscience, Quaker Works
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David Marshall Culp Jr.

Culp鈥擠avid Marshall Culp Jr., on February 6, 2017, in his apartment on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. David was born [鈥

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