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In Search of Elephants

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Clem Gerdelmann commented on Zachary Dutton's blog post 'Open Letter to the next General Secretary of PYM'
"Friend Zachary, I couldn't say it better myself - or did I?!"
10th month 23, 2013
Zachary Dutton posted a blog post

Open Letter to the next General Secretary of PYM

*For wide distribution–please disseminate. For a PDF version of the below open letter, click here.**This is re-posted from theliberalquaker.wordpress.com. 23 October 2013 Open Letter ToThe Next General SecretaryPhiladelphia Yearly Meeting1515 Cherry StreetPhiladelphia, PA 19143 Dear Person: You are the next General Secretary of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, and I’d like to write…See More
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Marianna Boncek commented on Zachary Dutton's blog post 'Bounded Mystery: Toward a Contemporary Liberal Quaker Theology'
"Thank you :)"
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Bounded Mystery: Toward a Contemporary Liberal Quaker Theology

I recently wrote this for my blog The Liberal Quaker. PrefaceIn Liberal Quaker community I came to know myself. I was fully accepted and encouraged to become who I am. My elders were patient with me. They asked hard questions and at times made tough observations, but let me do the work to answer and respond. I have sifted through a great deal of thinking about Liberal Quakerism, and continue to sense that I have merely…See More
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In Search of Elephants

I write this short bit in preparation for the… See More
6th month 11, 2012
Forrest Curo commented on Zachary Dutton's blog post 'The Kingdom Begins Within: Reflections with Rufus M. Jones'
""The idea 'that God is not a particular idea'" is not a constraint. There's nothing there to escape. No more than the idea that "A tiger is not a shoe" constitutes a limitation on tigers. You wouldn't want to…"
4th month 1, 2012
Zachary Dutton commented on Zachary Dutton's blog post 'The Kingdom Begins Within: Reflections with Rufus M. Jones'
"Indeed. God escapes even the idea that God escapes, even the idea that God is not a particular idea."
4th month 1, 2012
Forrest Curo commented on Zachary Dutton's blog post 'The Kingdom Begins Within: Reflections with Rufus M. Jones'
"There are a great many valid ideas as to Who/What God is; the oversimplification is the assumption that we don't have any. "Meaning and purpose" are not "secular terms for God," they simply describe something which the…"
4th month 1, 2012
Zachary Dutton posted a blog post

The Kingdom Begins Within: Reflections with Rufus M. Jones

This is re-posted on QuakerQuaker from my blog The Liberal Quaker.I have a tendency to make friends with underdogs and critics—those who for one reason or another put themselves (or who are put) in opposition to a greater community.  When I lived at Pendle Hill, I worked in the community garden.  The young woman in charge, when considering the possible death of a plant, would often say, “Well, we’re all gonna die…See More
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Studying religion and the social sciences at Harvard Divinity School, Zachary is a burgeoning thought leader and social scientist. He focuses on the intersection of social conflict, culture and religion. He is currently working on a project examining the relationship between Quaker nonviolence narratives and identity formation.
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Open Letter to the next General Secretary of PYM

Posted on 10th mo. 23, 2013 at 11:01am 1 Comment

*For wide distribution–please disseminate. For a PDF version of the below open letter, click here.

**This is re-posted from theliberalquaker.wordpress.com. 

23 October 2013

 

Open Letter To

The Next General Secretary

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting

1515 Cherry Street

Philadelphia, PA…

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Bounded Mystery: Toward a Contemporary Liberal Quaker Theology

Posted on 8th mo. 7, 2012 at 1:35pm 1 Comment

I recently wrote this for my blog The Liberal Quaker.

 

Preface

In Liberal Quaker community I came to know myself. I was fully accepted and encouraged to become who I am. My elders were patient with me. They asked hard questions and at times made tough observations, but let me do the work to answer and respond. I have sifted through a great deal of…

Continue

The Kingdom Begins Within: Reflections with Rufus M. Jones

Posted on 4th mo. 1, 2012 at 11:00am 3 Comments

This is re-posted on QuakerQuaker from my blog The Liberal Quaker.

I have a tendency to make friends with underdogs and critics—those who for one reason or another put themselves (or who are put) in opposition to a greater community.  When I lived at Pendle Hill, I worked in the community garden.  The young woman in charge, when considering the possible death of a plant, would often say, “Well,…

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