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PrayingThrough the Bars: A Pastoral Testimony For Prison Visitors
Price: Free! Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2016 by Canadian Quaker Learning Series. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity / Quaker
Keith R. Maddock has many years of experience in prison visitation and has been involved in several justice organizations. Here he gives practical suggestions as to specific conversational openings and how and when to explore questions of faith and spiritual testimonies. Finally, his writing is an encouragement to those who would take on this important ministry.
Come All Ye Who Are Heavily Cumbered
Price: Free! Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015 by Canadian Quaker Learning Series. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity / Quaker
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Much of the violence in the world is structural in nature and is imposed on our behalf on distant others whose suffering is out of sight and therefore out of mind. Mark A. Burch urges us to reduce it by cultivating personal and regional self-reliance through simple living. He explores how our lives have become encumbered, the spiritual roots of simplicity, and how we may regain it.
A Garden Grows: Quakerism in Nazi Germany
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,670. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity / Quaker
In 1998, Etta Albrecht Mekeel, the daughter of Hans Albrecht, the Clerk of the German Yearly Meeting 1927-1947, gave me copies of her father's discussions of the growth of Quakerism in Germany. Since they were in German, I considered the eventual possibility of my translating them and requested her permission to do so. She gave it and this book is the result.
To Dwell in the Power of Truth.
Series: Sunderland P. Gardner Lectures, Book 49. You set the price! Words: 9,470. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015 by Canadian Quaker Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity / Quaker
In the 1999 Sunderland P. Gardner lecture, Jack Ross describes his inspiring, life-long spiritual journey which led him to misery and transcendent joy in maximum security prisons as part of his non-violent witness to the power of truth.