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Theory and history, faith and practice

published 2700 days ago in Blog

…is an authority which intermediates between a community or set of communities and the object of that … expands upon those traits of authority and community: [Religion is] a corporate category of human … community and can be quantified. It is not fundamentally … Religion is human spirituality expressed in community in a particular cultural and historical context…. … about reality…. A religion is a spiritual community of notable social cohesion, with a shared history …


Seeking a roadmap

published 2591 days ago in Blog

…life with purpose. I have been seeking a sense of community and kindness. Quaker Universalism has raised my … regulations and a particular religious or secular community. These are ‘life rules’ that don’t point a finger …


CAIR: 51 Groups Seek Objective Hearings on Muslim ‘Radicalization’

published 3444 days ago in Blog

…Relations (CAIR) today joined dozens of other community, interfaith and civil rights groups in calling on … by Muslim Advocates.) “The undersigned community organizations and groups concerned about civil … on the ‘radicalization of the American Muslim community and homegrown terrorism.’ If Chairman King … suspicion and mistrust of the American Muslim community and stoke anti-Muslim sentiment. During 2010, we … it is acceptable to target a particular faith community for discrimination, harassment, and violence. . . …


Good news about Muslims and Quakers

published 3449 days ago in Blog

…The Muslim community was very grateful for the support they received … have opened up their meetinghouse to the Muslim community: “Some 30 Muslims from the Chapel Hill-Carrboro … community met to pray at the the Chapel Hill Friends … “It’s wonderful for students and the Muslim community, and provides a great platform for Muslims to get …


Honoring Dr. King in an Infinite Variety of Ways

published 3459 days ago in Blog

…The interfaith community celebrates the Martin Luther King holiday in a … conference called “Building the Beloved Community” sponsored by the University of Laverne, … in our city reside. Marching with the peace community—Veterans for Peace, Code Pink, Healthcare for … he has been honored, especially by the interfaith community. It occurred to me that MLK Day is the only …


Becoming the Community
the Spirit Would Have Us Be

published 1752 days ago in Blog

…action of welcoming them into your spiritual community. I will speak here from the liberal Quaker … we just might not be loving others (as a community), as Jesus suggests we should. It is one thing to … a meeting in order to reform ourselves into the community the Spirit wants us to be. Such as, Do we … SPICES testimonies (Simplicity, Peace, Integrity, Community, Equality, Stewardship) without also emphasizing …


Our mission

published 2639 days ago in About

…(Quakers), as well as from the wider world community. We create opportunities for learning and dialog … as well as in the wider religious and secular community. Sources for inspiration in seeking come from … honesty and integrity, humility, equality, peace, community and stewardship. …



“Out of Cordoba”: Convivencia Vs. “The Clash of Civilizations”

published 3480 days ago in Blog

…who are part of LA’s dynamic interfaith community. I expected a film about the Islamic period in … as Cordoba’s, but I feel the LA interfaith community has a beauty and energy that rivals that of … Muslim Spain. At very least, the LA interfaith community exemplifies the spirit of … decreed three days of mourning for the entire community to honor a man who had been his personal … condemn the injustices perpetrated by their own community. He spoke with the authority of one who had …


About Quakers

published 2637 days ago in About

…inner life; treat others with respect and honesty Community Build authentic community/interpersonal …