Roger Vincent Jasaitis
  • Townshend, VT
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I live in the southern Green Mountains of Vermont where I paint contemporary landscapes, portraits and other subjects in oil paint. My art is emblematic of what I see as the spirit in the natural world.

I am a member of Putney Friends Meeting
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http://RVJart.com
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Time for Gratitude

Posted on 12th mo. 31, 2017 at 9:09am 0 Comments

When someone asks you the time do you glance at your wrist or reach for your pocket? For all of my adult life I have worn a watch. Mostly it has been the same watch, a 1982 Accutron Quartz. In the 1960’s Bulova began making Accutron watches. They contained a small tuning fork that created a fixed frequency that regulated the time. They were the most accurate watches on the planet… and in space, the astronauts wore them to the moon. Then came the quartz movement revolution,…

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A Quaker Caroler

Posted on 12th mo. 25, 2017 at 9:54am 1 Comment

Truth

Posted on 9th mo. 27, 2017 at 10:47am 0 Comments

"Truth is not only violated by falsehood;

it may be equally outraged by silence."

-Henri Frederic Amiel, philosopher and writer (27 Sep 1821-1881)

I was asked to swear an oath at a public hearing last week. I declined and pointed out that Vermont law includes affirmation in legal proceedings where testimony is given. The chairperson acquiesced to my demand.

Not swearing oaths to be truthful is directly linked to Quaker history and George Fox. It was a hard won…

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God Work

Posted on 7th mo. 11, 2017 at 8:28am 0 Comments

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