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the Friend INDEPENDENT QUAKER JOURNALISM SINCE 1843
CONTENTS VOL 170 NO 18
3 Thought for the Week:
Our Prayer Stephen Yeo 4-5 News 6 Quakers in dialogue Richard Seebohm 7 Only those who see Hilary Sidwell 8-9 Letters 10-11 Culture and conscience David Gee 12-13 Epistle from the
Sixth World Conference 14 A Peace of Africa Review by Marian Liebmann 15 Life Lines Review by Malcolm Elliott 16 q-eye: a look at the Quaker world 17 Friends & Meetings
Cover image: National Gallery, London. Photo: Masochismtango / flickr CC. See pages 10-11.
‘We greet you amid the beauty of the Rift Valley, surrounded by the welcoming embrace of Kenyan Friends.’
After the Friends World Committee for Consulation’s Sixth World Conference near Nakuru in Kenya, many Friends travelled to appreciate the beauties of Africa before returning home. Above are the flamingoes on Lake Naivashu.
(See pages 14-15 for the complete Epistle.)
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