• November 8, 2017

    Ask almost anyone – yourself included – are you an independent thinker or do you follow the herd?

  • October 2, 2017

    This is National Quaker week and the 2017 theme is 'In turbulent a Quaker'.

  • August 3, 2016

    Sometimes a politician will put beyond doubt the fact that they prefer noise and notice to thought.

  • July 29, 2012

    This morning I took part in Meeting for Worship in the small 18th century Friends Meeting House at Calf Cop in North Yorkshire. Situated in that area known to Quakers as '1652 country' where the borders of Yorkshire, Lancashire and Cumbria come within a few miles of each other, the Meeting House stands in a quiet burial ground bordered by pine trees and looks across an open landscape to the massive flat-topped mountain of Ingleborough.

  • July 21, 2009

    We got angry at the bankers and the politicians but why don't we get angry about climate change?

  • January 14, 2008

    Anger can be an ally as well as an avoidance, an ignition for firm truth telling rather than an evocation of loathing, says Gene Stoltzfus. By maturing through occasional bouts of anger, we can learn that hatred is not the base for a workable society.

  • March 10, 2007

    Maggi Dawn reflects on actors caught up in the Gospel and the church caught up in acting