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Francis appeals to conscience of the world

The hierarchy and ostentation surrounding the Papacy gives most Quakers a headache.  However, the tone and content of Francis’ inauguration will be very welcome.  Catholic social teaching, on many issues, chimes with the reported concerns of Jesus. Francis has called for a … Continue reading

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Quaker quoted on women bishops

The Guardian has asked where supporters of women bishops might defect to.  Their conclusion is that they should probably stay and continue the discussion. Quakers are raised with the central office press officer being quoted.  Since Quakers admitted men and women … Continue reading

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Donate your brain to dementia research

I mentioned the project at Kings to donate our brains for dementia research some weeks ago and intended to give a notice about it.  I am unlikely to get to meeting tomorrow so thought it would be good idea to … Continue reading

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Is lying ever acceptable?

In a recent meeting for worship we were asked whether lying was ever acceptable. It led on to a fascinating and stimulating meeting for worship in which Friends shared their experience from family, educational, and work lives about the challenges … Continue reading

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