Monthly Archives: September 2020

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A Review of Human Kind – Rutger Bregman

By |2020-09-23T19:57:59+00:00September 23rd, 2020|Educational Materials, Epistles and Reports|

Humankind. A Hopeful History  Rutger Bregman. Bloomsbury Publishing. London. 2020. p. 463. $ 32-99 ISBN  TPB 978-1-4088-9894-9 A review by Reg Naulty, Canberra Quaker Meeting, Australia In this book, Rutger Bregman presents scientific evidence showing that a  more realistic and positive view of human nature than is commonly held, is reasonable. For example, many environmentalists see [...]

World Quaker Day Sunday October 4th 2020

By |2020-09-11T16:35:18+00:00September 11th, 2020|Upcoming Events|

What does it mean to be a Quaker today? Living into a Faithful Life in a Changing World World Quaker Day 2020 – save the date and time AWPS Webinar – A Conversation with Quaker United Nations Organisation (QUNO) Geneva The Asia West Pacific Section Committee would like to invite you to participate in a [...]

The Spiritual Roots of Quaker Ways: Stuart Masters September 2020

By |2020-09-06T19:37:26+00:00September 6th, 2020|Educational Materials|

Responses to Questions from Module 2 of Woodbrooke/AWPS Study Program Equality Early Quakers argued that "God might teach, transform and speak through any person" but that the person needed salvation first. This appears to conflict with Fox's injunction to "walk cheerfully over the world, answering that of God in everyone". Is there a conflict between [...]