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The Divine GPS
Faithfully following a leading.
Mary Linda McKinney
Catherine (Kitty) Bergel
Bergel—Catherine (Kitty) Bergel, 82, on July 29, 2022, at Carol Woods retirement community in Chapel Hill, N.C. Kitty was born…
William Webb Van Stone
Van Stone—William Webb Van Stone, 92, on September 22, 2021, peacefully, surrounded by family at his home in Philadelphia, Pa.…
QuakerSpeak, February 2023
Examining the Quaker Peace Testimony.
Berks County immigrant detention center closing, nearly all detainees released
On November 30, 2022, Berks County, Pa. officials announced that the ICE agency will end its contract with the county.
FJ News Editors
Contributor’s List for Confronting the Legacy of Quaker Slavery
Avis Wanda McClinton has assembled a team of people to work with her on the 339 Manumissions and Beyond Project.…
Reparations and the Sense of the Meeting
Introduction to our January issue.
The Road We Walked
A Philadelphia Quaker meeting’s journey to reparations.
Our Quaker Ancestors Owned Slaves
A search through one family’s genealogy.
David Marriott Morris with Eleanor Morris Cox
When You Know Better, You Do Better
Wrestling with America’s racist past.
Vanessa Van Wagner
How Friends Can Make Reparations for Quaker-Run Indigenous Boarding Schools
Friends across the country are reckoning with historic Quaker involvement in Native American boarding schools.
Note to Myself
"Do not expect the Silence to always be silent. / Life is taking place outside this Meeting House..."
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