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Among Friends: Our introduction to the December issue on Quakers and Christianity.
Gabriel Ehri is executive director of Friends Journal.Posted in: Among Friends, Quakers and Christianity
When religious services are stripped of doctrinal claims, doubters and skeptics can participate with greater integrity.
Jeff Rasley is a retired attorney who serves on the boards of six nonprofit organizations. He has taught classes at Butler and Marian Universities about culturally sensitive development in agrarian communities. He is a regular attender of Indianapolis (Ind.) First Friends Meeting.Posted in: Features, Quakers and Christianity
Births, marriages, and deaths.
Books reviewed: Gathered: Contemporary Quaker Poets (ed. by Nick McRae); Powerful Beyond Measure: The Legacy of Quaker Leadership in the […]
Community and the challenge of diversity.
George Schaefer, a licensed clinical social worker, serves Philadelphia Yearly Meeting as its care and aging coordinator. A former clerk of Radnor (Pa.) Meeting, George is a member of Abington (Pa.) Meeting. He lives with his wife Georgette in Glenside, Pa. This article was adapted from a plenary talk at the 2013 Friends General Conference Gathering in Greenley, Colorado.Posted in: Features, September 2013
Fetishization of biblical passages I was glad to see David Zarembka’s letter about African Friends in your February issue. I […]
Quakers can advocate for alternatives to the dominant U.S. education paradigm that is based on industrial and military ideals of […]
Thomas B. Farquhar, the head of Westtown School, is a member of Westtown (Pa.) meeting.Posted in: Features, January 2001