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Advancing Quaker Spirituality in the Twenty‐first Century

Preparing for the future of the 100‐year‐old FGC Gathering.

Barry Crossno became the general secretary of Friend General Conference in 2011. He joined Friends in Taos, New Mexico, and now lives in Philadelphia with his wife Beth and their eleven-month-old son, Auden. He recently co-authored Pendle Hill Pamphlet No. 460 with J. Brent Bill titled On Vocal Ministry. Email: [email protected].


Posted in: Features, The State of Quaker Institutions
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Quaker Works April 2020

This semiannual feature highlights the recent works of Quaker organizations in eight categories.

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QuakerSpeak, April 2020

During a long Quaker business meeting, Laura Boles stood up and said, “I don’t want to hide behind Quaker process… […]

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On Living with a Concern for Gospel Ministry (Second Edition)

By Brian Drayton. QuakerPress of Friends General Conference, 2019. 224 pages. $16.95/paperback; $9.95/eBook.

Max L. Carter is a member of New Garden Meeting in Greensboro, N.C., and the retired William R. Rogers director of Friends Center and Quaker studies at Guilford College.

Posted in: March 2020 Book Reviews, Quaker Book Reviews, Unnamed Quaker Creeds
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QuakerSpeak, March 2020

Many Quakers feel called to action, but are unable to bring their ideas to fruition. Learn how five young adult […]

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Writing Opp: Membership and Friends (due 3/19/2020)

Membership and Friends: Who’s a “real Quaker” and who isn’t? What does it mean for someone to join and what […]

Martin Kelley is senior editor of Friends Journal.

Posted in: From the Editor's Desk
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Among Friends: An Openness to Being Taught

Our introduction to the February 2020 issue.

Gabriel Ehri is Executive Director. [email protected]

Posted in: Among Friends, February 2020
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Meet Rebecca Hamilton‐Levi, the new producer of QuakerSpeak

Rebecca joined the Friends Publishing team in December 2019, and will be taking on the duties of producing the QuakerSpeak […]

Gail Whiffen is associate editor of Friends Journal. 

Posted in: February 2019
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QuakerSpeak, February 2020

What is God? We asked 20 Quakers, here’s what they said.

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Forum, January 2020

Letters from our readers.

Posted in: Drugs, Forum
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