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The Quaker movement original coalesced around charismatic young minister George Fox in the 1650s. All of the  branches of Friends today look to him as our founder and in 2024 Friends throughout the world will be coming together to mark the anniversary of his birth. 

  • How does Fox act as a unifying force in the Quaker world today?
  • What was Fox's role in bringing together Friends? What about the many other figures around at the time, like James Naylor, Margaret Fell, and others?
  • What parts of Fox's life and preaching do we honor, or quietly ignore, today?

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