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Healing Earth: An Ecologist’s Journey of Innovation and Environmental Stewardship

By John Todd. North Atlantic Books, 2019. 200 pages. $24.95/paperback; $17.99/eBook.

Pamela Haines is a member of Central Philadelphia (Pa.) Meeting.

Posted in: Friends in Africa, October 2019 Books, Quaker Book Reviews
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Quaker Works gears

Quaker Works October 2018

A semiannual feature to connect Friends Journal readers to the good works of Quaker organizations.

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Forum June/July 2017

Letters from our readers.

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Let’s Grow Together: Lucia O’Barr

Interviews with new Friends.

Trevor Johnson is the editorial fellow at Friends Journal through Quaker Voluntary Service’s second-year Alumni Fellows Program. Do you know someone we should interview? Reach us at [email protected].

Posted in: Disability and Inclusion, Let's Grow Together
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Quaker Service in Cape Town, South Africa

Quaker Service, Cape, in Cape Town, South Africa, has reinterpreted the ancient tradition of alms‐giving in the modern developing world. […]

Sarah Ruden, a former attender of Homewood Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland, and former resident of Beacon Hill Friends House in Boston, Massachusetts, is now a member of Cape Western Monthly Meeting. She is currently working on a political memoir of the new South Africa. She can be reached at [email protected]

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God the Trickster?

Our son brought Marge Abbott’s essay “In the Belly of the Whale” to me during my stay in a South […]

Carol Reilley Urner, who now spends winters with her daughter in Whittier, Calif., and summers with her son and family in Portland, Oreg., is a member of Central and Southern Africa Yearly Meeting and of Sarasota (Fla.) Meeting. She is working on issues of demilitarization with Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.

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