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Isaac May is a graduate of Earlham College and Harvard Divinity School. He is currently pursuing a PhD in religious studies at the University of Virginia. Isaac has published several articles on Quaker history. He holds membership in Charlottesville (Va.) Meeting.Posted in: Features, January 2016: Quakers and the Political Process
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Shelley Cochran lives in Rochester, N.Y.Posted in: December 2015: Economic Justice and Poverty, Viewpoint
Poverty and the testimony of simplicity.
Trevor Johnson is the editorial fellow at Friends Journal through Quaker Voluntary Service’s second-year Alumni Fellows program.Posted in: December 2015: Economic Justice and Poverty, From the Archives
By Rachel Muers. SCM Press, 2015. 192 pages. $56/paperback or eBook. Testimony is an exploration of the source, character, and […]
Tom Paxson is a member of Kendal Meeting of Kendal at Longwood in Kennett Square, Pa., and has been involved in ecumenical work for Friends General Conference since 1990.Posted in: November 2015 Books, November 2015: Books and Pop Culture, Quaker Book Reviews, Uncategorized
By Zachary Moon. Chalice Press, 2015. 79 pages. $14.99/paperback; $7.50 eBook. Buy on FJ Amazon Store If you want to gain insight into what […]
Tracey Waite has been a member of Little Falls Meeting in Fallston, Md., for 20 years. She is married to a Vietnam veteran and has been privileged to learn from the experiences and perspectives of many military veterans.Posted in: November 2015 Books, November 2015: Books and Pop Culture, Quaker Book Reviews, Uncategorized
By David C. Korten. Berrett‐Koehler Publishers, 2015. 169 pages. $19.95/paperback; $9.99/eBook. Finally we have a book that brings together the […]
Ruah Swennerfelt is a member of Burlington (Vt.) Meeting and is active in New England Yearly Meeting’s Earthcare Ministry Committee, Vermont Interfaith Power and Light, and Transition Town Charlotte, Vt.Posted in: October 2015 Books, October 2015: Faithful Living, Quaker Book Reviews
The August 2015 Viewpoint
By Emerson W. Baker. Oxford University Press, 2014. 398 pages. $29.95/hardcover; $21.99/eBook. Emerson W. Baker’s book begins on a surprising […]
Thomas D. Hamm is professor of history and director of special collections at Earlham College and a member of First Friends Meeting in New Castle, Ind. His great-aunt nine times removed, Mary Parker, was one of the women hanged in 1692.Posted in: August 2015 Books, August 2015: The Effects of War, Quaker Book Reviews
A spiritual practice of integrity in communications.
Elizabeth De Sa is a writer, mother, teacher, and practitioner of Nonviolent Communication. Of Indian descent, she grew up in England and now lives in intentional community in North Carolina. She attends Swannanoa Valley Meeting in Black Mountain, N.C. She is the author of Pendle Hill pamphlet #414, Seeking Inner Peace. Her website is innerpeace-outerpeace.org.Posted in: Features, June/July 2015: Activists vs Mystics vs Pragmatists
The early Quaker words and their implications are haunting. No matter how deeply our sense of justice is affronted and […]
Ralph Lelii lives in Elkins Park, Pa.Posted in: Friends and Other Faiths: Friends and Other Faiths, Viewpoint
Letting the Higher Power Do It by Anonymous