Skip to content
Become a Member
Write for Us
Submissions: Write for Friends Journal
Milestones & Obituaries
Forum, April 2023
Letters from our readers.
Elizabeth S. Mosley
Mosley—Elizabeth S. Mosley, 97, on July 12, 2021, in Jenkintown, Pa. Liz was born on August 11, 1923, to Helen…
Laura Cynthia Sutherland Gibian
Gibian—Laura Cynthia Sutherland Gibian, 102, on February 3, 2020, completing her journey in her Friends House apartment in Sandy Spring,…
News, June-July 2019
News of Friends
Should Quakers Support Climate Engineering?
Ethical Decision-Making in Risk Environments The rise of complex technologies has thrown ethical decision making for a loop. The risk…
Another View on Nuclear Power
We were aghast, and surely we weren’t the only ones, to see such a frighteningly pro-nuclear article as "A Friend’s…
Espere Su Luz
Ciudad del Maíz, in the state of San Luis Potosí, México, is a four-stoplight town. Posted at the first light…
An Addiction that Must Be Broken
With growing awareness of "green" issues, Friends likely share my concern about energy supplies and how we all are going…
Life During the Decline of Oil
What is happening in this crazy world? We pay almost $100 to fill our gas tanks and thousands of dollars…
Building a Low-Energy House
Our family lived in an old farmhouse for nearly 50 years. We spent
Friends and the Consumption and Generation of Electricity
My perception is that present discussion and advocacy among Friends concerning generating electricity has not matured into a robust discernment…
Green, Sustainable, or Vernacular?
Green A supporter of a social and political movement that espouses global environmental protection, bioregionalism, social responsibility, and nonviolence sus·tain…
Subscribe To Our Newsletter
Get free news and updates from Friends Journal and our QuakerSpeak video series.