Editorial

Editorial

Editorial   As the war in Ukraine enters its third year and images of bombed out starving Palestinians fill our tv screens, I am reminded of a recent online philosophy class (U3A) where three Quakers among others, discussed a segment of Plato’s Republic entitled...
A letter to Quakers: principled impartiality

A letter to Quakers: principled impartiality

A letter to Quakers: principled impartiality Aletia Dundas, New South Wales Regional Meeting Dear Friends, I feel like I’m standing up in meeting with my heart racing and a heaviness that I can’t shake. Friends, over the past few months when the humanitarian crisis in...
Where spirituality and justice meet: A Pilgrimage

Where spirituality and justice meet: A Pilgrimage

A Wakka Wakka woman and member of the Wellspring Community In October 2022, I had a phone conversation with Dr Diane Speed AM, inviting me to participate as a curator of on an online seminar for the Wellspring Community.  The discussion was to hear from Aboriginal...
Know thy Friend: Pat Mavromatis

Know thy Friend: Pat Mavromatis

Know thy Friend: Pat Mavromatis Pat Mavromatis Peter Jones, Tasmania Regional Meeting Pat Mavromatis comes from an illustrious Quaker ancestry as her great-great-grandfather, Henry Propsting (originally a Congregationalist from Middlesex), came out to Van Diemen’s...