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CONTENTS VOL 169 NO 25 3 Quakers welcome consultation on civil partnerships 4-5 Worship at the airbase
Jo Hallett and Pete Duckworth 6 The march of militarism Ken Veitch 7 Another soldier dies Alastair McIntosh 8-9 Letters 10-12 Resurrection not victim Simon Western 13 The emergence of pondering Howard Grace 14-15 Nonviolence for a change Caroline Westgate 16 Q-eye 17 Friends & Meetings
Cover image: The hands of a father and child. Photo: Gig Harbour Photography/flickr CC. See pages 10-12.
Image on this page: Meeting for Worship at RAF Croughton. Photo courtesy Pete Duckworth. See pages 4-5.
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