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20 June 2008

Opinion

‘Enhearten, London’ - preview

T Roger S Wilson challenges us to take heart from the energy, wisdom and insight in our Society

It is said that Meetings are tending to become more 'congregational' and inward-looking, less aware of the richness of the living Quaker tapestry which weaves itself around our lives
  • Recent articles in the Friend have deplored this trend, and it has been blamed on organisational changes within the Society over the past couple of generations
  • Now, I'm no fan of these changes, but to blame organisational change within the Society is, in my view, to fall into error
  • Our organisation isn't the problem
  • Changes in the way we do things (and in what we call things) may sometimes be helpful or otherwise, but they simply don't address the basic reason for the trend

  • T Roger S Wilson

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