Silence and Witness

ISBN:9781570755187

Pages: 160

Binding: Softcover

Silence and Witness

By: Michael Birkel
  • $19.00


Overview

The Quaker tradition offers a vibrant brand of spirituality--one that combines spiritual sensibility with a strong impulse toward ethical witness in the world. Silence and Witness shares an introduction to Quaker spirituality covering its history, significant voices, and its characteristic themes, including silent worship, the way of simplicity, prayer, discernment, and an emphasis on inner growth.

Michael Birkel teaches at Earlham College, Richmond, Indiana. His books include A Near Sympathy: The Timeless Quaker Wisdom of John Woolman.