Is Quakerism a ‘Religion For Atheists’.

Review of  Alain De Botton (2012) Religion for Atheists. London: Hamish Hamilton. Ian Hughes, New South Wales Regional Meeting. I have heard interviews on radio and watched interviews on television. I’ve also read reviews in newspapers, and now wonder if Quakerism...

The Path.

Grace Verity, Western  Australia Regional Meeting.   My path— The one true path— Unrolls beside me One step at a time From colourful scraps of wool. I often know where it is going, And head straight there, To save myself time, And humility. I lose the path. It...

Editorial

Mark Johnson, March Coordinating Editor Welcome Friends one and all to the new online format of The Australian Friend. Since its inception in 1887 The Australian Friend has undergone a variety of formats, and it is with much excitement and enthusiasm that the...

How can Friends realize the Kingdom of God?

By Valerie Joy, Queensland Regional Meeting, FWCC/AWPS secretary.   The world has changed remarkably since the Fifth World Conference of Friends in 1991, both for good and for ill. The 6th World Conference to be held this year has as part of its theme Friends...