Category Archives: Conciliation

Quaker Contributions to building a Culture of Peace in an Unpeaceful world

The United Nations’ (UN) International Day of Peace has been  celebrated on September 21 each year (since 1981)to recognize the efforts of those who have worked hard to end conflict and promote peace. This year many people’s and nations marked … Continue reading

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A Theory of Love for a slightly Broken World.

  A  Theory of Love for a slightly Broken World.   Kevin P Clements   Diane Ackerman says of love:   “What a small word we use for an idea so immense and powerful, it has altered the flow of … Continue reading

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The Visionary Practice and Scholarship of Adam Curle.

When I was in Nepal a couple of weeks ago, John Paul gave me a copy of this lovely lecture that he gave at the 40th anniversary of the Department of Peace Studies at Bradford University. It is a  wonderful … Continue reading

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