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05 December 2008

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Pushing swing. Photo: Philippe Tarbouriech. See more of Philippe’s work at

Pushing swing. Photo: Philippe Tarbouriech. See more of Philippe’s work at
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    This week we detail the creation of a charity helping Nepalese children, an account of working for Quakers by someone on the inside, an exploration of the psychology of faith plus all the usual news, views and features

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    News round-up
    ‘Yes, clerk’ – on being a Quaker ‘civil servant’
    Marigold Bentley
    George Fox and same gender partnership
    Christopher Bagley
    Ian K Watson and Tony Crofts
    From Minden to Kathmandu
    Philip Holmes
    Occupied with nonviolence
    Marisa Johnson
    Minding the arts
    Paul Green
    William James and the psychology of faith
    Rachel Britton

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