Mackenzie
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How many Friends there once were!

Started this discussion. Last reply by William F Rushby 6th month 28, 2016. 12 Replies

This weekend I went to the gathering of the Wider Fellowship of Conservative Friends. It was held at Stillwater Monthly Meeting in Ohio Yearly Meeting. They have a beautiful and large meetinghouse.…Continue

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Mackenzie liked Matthew Callow's event Britain Yearly Meeting
1st month 29, 2020
Mackenzie replied to Kirby Urner's discussion 'Is Semite Really a Synonym for Jewish?'
"Would you therefore also say that converts are not Jews, if it's only descendants of Judah? (I suspect many a Cohen and a Levi would be surprised to hear they're not really Jews!)"
1st month 29, 2020
Mackenzie replied to Kirby Urner's discussion 'Is Semite Really a Synonym for Jewish?'
"Jews are only from the tribe of Judah? By that logic, Levites (and Kohanim, who often carry the last name "Cohen"), who in ancient days took care of the Temple and in modern Orthodox Judaism still have special responsibilities,…"
1st month 29, 2020
Mackenzie replied to Kirby Urner's discussion 'Is Semite Really a Synonym for Jewish?'
"In the context of the word "antisemite," yes, it definitely is a synonym for Jewish. My understanding is that the word "antisemitic" was coined by the Nazis to describe themselves."
1st month 7, 2020

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Attender at Adelphi Friends Meeting in Maryland (near College Park).
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Quaker survey, beliefs into practice

Posted on 1st mo. 6, 2016 at 2:20pm 0 Comments

Hey folks,

Over on the Quakerism subreddit, a student showed up with a list of questions they needed to ask Quakers about our beliefs and how we put those beliefs into action. I suggested they make a form that could be shared around on here, Twitter, etc. since there are way more Quakers not-on-Reddit than on Reddit. They obliged. Here are their questions

Elias Hicks, reason/rationalism, and some atonement theory

Posted on 10th mo. 27, 2015 at 9:28pm 1 Comment

In response to this thread I looked up  a bunch of stuff in "Elias Hicks: Quaker Liberal" about Hicks and reason/rationalism, his influences, and how that influenced his theology, because I mentioned his use of reason being criticized in his life and was asked for sources. Here are selected excerpts . I'm only posting one of them in that thread. 

Some about…

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Elias Hicks on what is required of a Christian

Posted on 10th mo. 22, 2015 at 10:51am 2 Comments

I recently got my own copy of "Elias Hicks: Quaker Liberal," a book I borrowed from my university's library but did not finish before graduating and returning the book.  On page 186, it says that the last page of Hicks' home journal finally answered a question both Friends and non-Friends frequently asked:  what is required of a Christian?  His answer has 3 parts.

  1. a real belief in God and Christ, as one undivided essence, known and believed in, inwardly…
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At 7:10pm on 5th mo. 13, 2018, Annie Duffey said…

Hi Mackenzie!

I just started listening to your podcast, it's great! I find it really informative as a new Quaker attender. I grew up Catholic too, and appreciate your references to the Catholic faith. Just curious, what led you to wear your head covering? I attend a liberal meeting, but I love plain dress and am interested in learning more about it!

Best,

Annie

At 12:55am on 1st mo. 18, 2013, Hilda said…

Thank you so much for accepting my invitation! I look forward to being your friend and getting to know you better.

Thank thee kindly and blessings to thee!

Hilda

At 5:51pm on 9th mo. 14, 2012, Timothy said…

Thank thee for being our Friend and Friending us!

Peace to thee,

Timothy

At 10:08am on 7th mo. 14, 2011, Paula Deming said…

Dear MacKenzie,

Re Aikido:

In a recent discussion, you wrote,  "and then I lay you gently down."

Love it, love it. In my experience, God practices Aikido.  :)

Yours in the Light, Paula

 
 
 

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