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Scholarly works, interviews, and personal reflections by Universalist Quakers and others.

Quaker Mysticism

  … Quaker Universalist Fellowship …   …   … eBook … Pamphlet … Printer Friendly … Quaker Mysticism … Its Context and Implications … by Milford Q. Sibley … Editor's Introduction … This hitherto unpublished essay was found among the papers of Mulford Q. Sibley. According to a…


In Praise of Gandhi: Technology And The Ordering Of Human Relations

During the 20th century, Friends were deeply influenced by Gandhi’s concept of nonviolent resistance as a tool for social and political change. They have been less sympathetic to his ideas on technology, although as Sibley makes clear, those ideas were rooted in Gandhi’s religious beliefs and in a testimony of simplicity not unlike that of traditional Quakers.


Universalist Friends: February 2009, Issue 49

  … Quaker Universalist Fellowship …   …   … eBook … Pamphlet … Printer Friendly … Universalist Friends … The Journal of the … Quaker Universalist Fellowship …   … Number 49 … February 2009 … In This Issue …   …   … • News from QUF … • From the Clerk by Larry…


Universalist Friends: August 2009, Issue 50

  … Quaker Universalist Fellowship …   …   … eBook … Pamphlet … Printer Friendly … Universalist Friends … The Journal of the … Quaker Universalist Fellowship …   … Number 50 … August 2009 … In This Issue …   …   … • From the Clerk by Larry Spears … • News from…


Varieties of Religious Experience

  … Quaker Universalist Fellowship …   …   … eBook … Pamphlet … Printer Friendly … Varieties of Religious Experience … An Adventure in Listening … November, 1990 … FOREWORD … The Quaker Universalist Fellowship is organized around a fundamental insight: that differences in…


Universalism and Me

  … Quaker Universalist Fellowship …   …   … Printer Friendly … Universalism and Me … by Kingdon Swayne … When I first tried to describe my own religious stance, about fifteen years ago, I decided that I was a post-Christian agnostic, a phrase that acknowledged my Christian…


Spirit and Trauma

  … Quaker Universalist Fellowship …   …   … eBook … Pamphlet … Printer Friendly … Spirit and Trauma … A Universalist World View as an Instrument of Healing …   … Gene Knudsen-Hoffman …   …   … PREFACE … The relationship between religion and psychological health is an issue the…


Adventures in Listening

  … Quaker Universalist Fellowship …   …   … eBook … Pamphlet … Printer Friendly … Adventures in Listening … by Herb Walters … ADVENTURES IN LISTENING … I want to speak just briefly on the whole idea of universalism, since thats what has brought us all together and Id like to…


Journey to Universalism

  … Quaker Universalist Fellowship …   …   … eBook … Pamphlet … Printer Friendly … Journey to Universalism … by Elizabeth Watson … 1991, Quaker Universalist Fellowship … Yet once again in our time our country is at war. That fact underlies all our lives, and our being here…


Hazardous Engagement: God Makes a Friend

This spiritual autobiography, written during 2001 and 2002, is framed as a series of monthly letters to the spiritual presence. The author later discovered that this spiritual presence who had been her teacher during those seven years had taught lessons that were in close accordance with the theology of the first Quakers!