As the QuakerSpeak project enters its final month of Season 1, we look back over what we’ve accomplished so far (hint: 150,000 views!!), what’s coming up, and we have one question for you: do you want a DVD?
What are Quakers trying to achieve when sitting together in silence? A Gathered Quaker Meeting is a particularly powerful experience.
Vanessa Julye, author of “Fit For Freedom, Not For Friendship: Quakers, African Americans, and the Myth of Racial Justice” discusses overcoming racism in the Religious Society of Friends.
Quakers aren’t just anti-violence. Much of our work is pro-healing. John Calvi, a renowned Quaker healer, on why healing work is so incredibly essential.
If “War is not the Answer” what is? Diane Randall of FCNL (Friends Committee on National Legislation) talks Quaker pacifism, pentagon spending, and the military industrial complex.
In the Quaker religion, adherents believe that a higher power can speak through them. We asked Quakers what it’s actually like to experience this.
It’s the 3 year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street. Micah Bales talks with QuakerSpeak about the spiritual element of the movement.
Su Penn on Quakers and sex: “Quakers are uniquely qualified to transform how we deal with sex and sexuality in our culture .”
What happens when you try to sit in silence for an hour? These seven Quakers discuss the challenge of being alone with one’s thoughts in Quaker worship, and the opportunity for grace and true communion on the other side.
This week, a word from Friends Journal, the lead partner in the QuakerSpeak project. Go behind the scenes with the Friends Journal staff!