Stephen Angell is the Leatherock Professor of Quaker Studies at the Earlham School of Religion in Richmond, Indiana.
Chuck Fager is the Editor of Quaker Theology. He lives in Durham, North Carolina.
r. scot miller is a social worker and former dairy farmer in Michigan.
Lucretia Coffin Mott (1793-1880) was born on Nantucket Island, settled as an adult in Philadelphia, and was a recorded minister in Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, then in Philadelphia Yearly Meeeting – Hicksite. She is best known for her vigorous advocacy of numerous social reforms, including abolition, temperance, peace, and women’s equality. However she also called for radical reforms within the Society of Friends as she knew it, and espoused a distinctly progressive theology.