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News August 2018

British Faith and Practice; Grave marker for abolitionists; women鈥檚 theology conference. 馃敀 Friends Journal Member? Sign in here! Not an [鈥

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Center Yourself

My journey through my Quaker faith and education all started in nursery school. I went to a small Quaker nursery [鈥

Naomi Brangan, Grade 7, Buckingham Friends School, member of Wrightstown Meeting in Newtown, Pa.


Posted in: Student Voice Project 2018, Student Voices Project, What Are Quaker Values Anyway?
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Thomas Arthur Ryan Jr.

Ryan鈥擳homas Arthur Ryan Jr., 77, on October 17, 2017, in State College, Pa., of pneumonia, with his wife, Lauri, holding his [鈥

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News, March 2018

News of Friends: Yearly Meetings newsletter project; Quaker podcasts; Peacemaking panel; Appointment. 馃敀 Friends Journal Member? Sign in here! Not [鈥

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The Fearless Benjamin Lay: The Quaker Dwarf Who Became the First Revolutionary Abolitionist

By Marcus Rediker. Beacon Press, 2017. 194 pages. $26.95/hardcover; $25.99/eBook. Should readers choose to read this compelling biography鈥攁nd those who [鈥

Larry Ingle is an historian of Quakerism whose most recent publication is Nixon鈥檚 First Cover-up: The Religious Life of a Quaker President. A member of Chattanooga (Tenn.) Meeting, he is retired from the history department of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.


Posted in: Quaker Book Reviews, September 2017, September 2017 Books
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Gertrude Parnell Marshall

Marshall鈥擥ertrude Parnell Marshall, 104, on September 28, 2016, in Medford, N.J. Gertrude was born on August 3, 1912, in Germantown, [鈥

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Finally Breaking Down the Hedge?

Have our Quaker institutions finally become obsolete?

Thomas D. Hamm is professor of history and director of Special Collections at Earlham College and a member of West Richmond (Ind.) Meeting in the New Association of Friends.


Posted in: Features, June/July 2017: Reimagining the Quaker Ecosystem
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A Lenape among the Quakers: The Life of Hannah Freeman

By Dawn G. Marsh. University of Nebraska Press, 2014. 240 pages. $27.95/hardcover; $17.95/paperback or eBook. William Penn鈥檚 Peaceable Kingdom is a [鈥

Neal Burdick is retired as senior writer/editor at St. Lawrence University, where he continues to teach advanced writing. Also a freelance writer and editor, he lives in Canton, N.Y., where he is a member of St. Lawrence Valley Meeting in Potsdam, N.Y., an allowed meeting under the care of Ottawa Meeting in Ontario, Canada.


Posted in: June/July 2017 Books, June/July 2017: Reimagining the Quaker Ecosystem
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Among Friends: Venturing Outside Our Comfort Zones

An introduction to the February 2017 issue.

Gabriel Ehri is executive director of Friends Journal.


Posted in: Among Friends, February 2017
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Among Friends: Convicted Friends

Our introduction to the issue.

Martin Kelley is senior editor of Friends Journal. [email protected]鈥媐riendsjournal.鈥媜rg.


Posted in: Among Friends, January 2017: Quakers in the Workplace
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