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28 September 2007

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The unique language of Quakers
On my way to wait on God at a Meeting for Worship at Speakers Corner on Sunday, I happened to see Advices and Queries in my tube carriage
  • Advertising these inspirational words on the London underground appears to be a new departure for Friends in Britain


  • Some of the National Quaker Week advertisements appearing in the press use song lyrics ('What's so funny 'bout peace, love and understanding?' – Nick Lowe and 'War – what is it good for?' – Edwin Starr)
  • It is a cunning campaign, reaching for words that may already be in people's consciousness

  • Jez Smith & Jennifer Kavanagh

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