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News of Friends
Four EFA superintendents meet in Denver,
GFC President Le Shana visits Bangladesh,
Other news of Friends. Page 2

A (Quaker) man for all seasons
"There is an exuberant spiritual vitality about the emerging generation of Christian leaders," observes Editor Willcuts. Page 5

Renewal in the golden years
"The question still nags. Is old age the best of life, the fulfillment of youth?" Page 6

A return to Christian discipline
D. Elton Trueblood, the distinguished Friends author, calls for discipline in the life of meditation and prayer. Page 8

Missionary Voice
Stewardship and missions 10
Where do you fit in? 11
Conducting a successful youth mission trip 12
Mennonite Disaster Service 13

Use of modern versions of the Bible
A leading Friends scholar expresses his concern for use of modern versions of the Bible in public ministry. Page 16

Regular Features
The Face of the World 4
The Children's Page 14
Over the Teacup 17
Books 19


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Evangelical Friend, April 1972 (Vol. 5, No. 8)