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A Brief account of the Religious Society of Friends

A Brief account of the Religious Society of Friends

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Published by Republished by the T.A.F. in [N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Society of Friends -- History -- 16th century,
  • Tracts

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesConfederate imprints, 1861-1865 -- reel 133, no. 4589-1
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination4 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15184267M

      On Membership in the Society of Friends, by Robert Barclay; An Address of the Representatives of the Religious Society of Friends, ; A Brief Account of the Rise of the Society of Friends, ; Quakerism: A Religion of Life, by Rufus Matthew Jones; Social Service: Its Place in the Society of Friends, by Joshua Rowntree.   It may surprise people to learn that the Book of Revelation was one of Fox’s favorite texts. In the light of the very brief account I have given of the place of the book in Christian history, one might wonder at George Fox’s interest in it. But Friends saw something in the text that eluded other readers.

    Pre-missionary life. Henry Callaway was the son of a bootmaker. He was educated at Crediton Grammar School and became a teacher in His headmaster was a Quaker, and Callaway soon joined the Society of Friends.. Later, he was a chemist's assistant and a . Why religion is so widespread amongst human societies? The diversity of religions across cultures. Religion, gender, and sexuality. How religions contribute to the maintenance of social order. Religious beliefs and practices, and why they change. What part religions play in cultural and social transformation.

    Hannah Adams (October 2, – Decem ) was an American author of books on comparative religion and early United States history. She was born in Medfield, Massachusetts and died in was the first woman in the U.S. who worked professionally as a writer. She was the second of five children born to Thomas Adams and Elizabeth Clark.   Book Review: ‘Beyond Belief, Beyond Conscience: The Radical Significance of the Free Exercise of Religion’ by Jack N. Rakove August 8, Review by Mark David Hall, the Herbert Hoover Distinguished Professor of Politics at George Fox University.


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Titles include: A Brief Account of the Rise of the Society of Friends, Early Quaker Education in Pennsylvania, Old Quaker meeting-houses, Quakerism, Past and Present: Being an Inquiry into the Causes of Its Decline in Great Britain and Ireland, Quakerism: A Religion of Life, Social Aspects of the Quaker Faith, The Society of Friends: Its Faith Author: Thomas Evans.

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Quakerism in Switzerland: (A Brief Account of the Origins and Development of the Religious Society of Friends in Switzerland)Author: Irene (Et Al) Packard. Get this from a library. An exposition of the faith of the religious Society of Friends: in some of the fundamental doctrines of the Christian religion: to which is prefixed A brief account of the rise of the Society.

[Thomas Evans]. Get this from a library. Quakerism in Japan: a brief account of the origins and development of the Religious Society of Friends in Japan.

[Edith F Sharpless]. Quakerism in Japan: a Brief Account of the Origins and Development of the Religious Society of Friends in Japan Paperback – January 1, by Edith F.

Sharpless (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Edith F. Sharpless. Society of Friends, also called Friends Church, byname Quakers, Christian group that arose in midth-century England, dedicated to living in accordance with the “ Inward Light,” or direct inward apprehension of God, without creeds, clergy, or other ecclesiastical forms.

As most powerfully expressed by George Fox (–91), Friends felt that their “experimental”. Full text of " Quakerism in Japan: a brief account of the origins and development of the Religious Society of Friends in Japan / prepared by Edith F. Sharpless. About The Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) The religious practices of Friends are founded in direct communion with God and the conviction that the Divine Light is accessible to each person; yet it is one Light, one Truth.

We wait with hearts and minds open to the Divine so that Truth will be made known among us. The Religious Society of Friends, also referred to as the Quaker Movement, was founded in England in the 17th century by George Fox.

He and other early Quakers, or Friends, were persecuted for. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

The Religious Society of Friends was founded in the midth century in England by George Fox (). Where did the names "Friends" and "Quaker" come from. The Society of Friends took its name. Quakerism in Japan: a brief account of the origins and development of the Religious Society of Friends in Japan / prepared by Edith F.

Sharpless. A brief account of the life and religious labors of Sarah Grubb, (formerly Sarah Lynes): a minister of the gospel in the Society of Friends.

Some account of the conduct of the Religious Society of Friends towards the Indian tribes in the settlement of the colonies of East and West Jersey and Pennsylvania: with a brief narrative of their labours for the civilization and Christian instruction of the Indians, from the time of their settlement in America, to the year About the Book.

In this study a social and cultural anthropogist and a specialist in the study of religion pool their talents to examine recent changes in popular religion in Sri. In his book entitled History of the Religious Society of Friends from its Rise to the YearQuaker minister and author Samuel McPherson Janney () summarized Quaker religious activities during the early years in Pennsylvania."The Friends, soon after their arrival, were careful to establish, in every neighborhood, meetings for divine worship, where they.

A brief account of the proceedings of the committee: appointed in the year by the yearly meeting of Friends of Pennsylvania, New-Jersey, &c. for promoting the improvement and gradual civilization of the Indian natives by Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends.

George Fox, (born JulyDrayton-in-the-Clay, Leicestershire, Eng.—died Jan. 13,London), English preacher and missionary and founder of the Society of Friends (or Quakers); his personal religious experience made him hostile to church conventions and established his reliance on what he saw as inward light or God-given inspiration over scriptural.

A Brief Account of my soul's travel towards the Holy Land [p. 99] Some Things relating to Religion, proposed to the Royal Society [43 KB; p. ] Concerning the Ground of Certainty and Assurance in Religion [p.

] Of Tenderness of Spirit, and Persecution [p. ] A Query concerning Separation [p. Introduction Quakers - the Religious Society of Friends Quaker meeting at Gracechurch Street ©. Quakers are members of a group with Christian roots that began in England in the s. Excerpt from The Principles of the Religious Society of Friends and Some of Its Testimonies In sending forth this little book to the public, the writer has been actuated by no other motive or desire than to answer the many inquiries which come to him from time to time, both from those who are, and those who are not members of the Society of Friends, as to what Author: John J.

Cornell.A concise account of the religious Society of Friends, commonly called Quakers; embracing a sketch of their Christian doctrines and practices by Evans, Thomas,