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Martin Luther King Jr.
Ruth Jane Laessle
Laessle—Ruth Jane Laessle, 93, on December 4, 2016, at home in Austin, Tex. Jane was born on September 30, 1923,…
Seven Tasks to Heal the World
Simple actions each of us can take to heal our hearts and the hearts of others.
A hand-painted sign along a highway starts a slow path to Friends.
Forum March 2016
Letters from our readers
Vigils and Demonstrating
The demonstrator can influence only through contagion.
Richard D. Hathaway
Revelation and Revolution
The Apocalypse of John in the Quaker and African American spiritual traditions.
From the Archives
Reflections on Selma: What Quakers Were Saying in 1965
Commentary about Selma from the Friends Journal archives
Gail Whiffen Coyle
My Life as a Friend
A woodcarver leaves the Marines for a more peaceful life.
Philip C. Scott
Quaker Leadership and Education
Three stories and a vision of recovering joy.
Alexander Levering Kern
A Significant Anniversary-And More
Fifty years ago this month, on June 27, 1958, Martin Luther King Jr. addressed Friends who gathered in Cape May,…
The Power of Fearful Faithfulness: Martin Luther King Jr.'s Legacy For Friends
In March, I received an invitation to this summer’s Friends General Conference Gathering in Johnstown, Pa. Pulling the flyer from…
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