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Sketch of the rise of the Religious Society of Friends

their doctrines and discipline.

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Published by Association of Friends for the Diffusion of Religious and Useful Knowledge in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Society of Friends -- Doctrines.,
  • Society of Friends -- Controversial literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEssays on the history and doctrines of the Society of Friends., Tracts illustrating the history, doctrine and discipline of the Society of Friends.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination103 p. ;
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23332694M
    OCLC/WorldCa7614132

    The Library of the Society of Friends, based at Friends House, is a unique resource and is one of the largest Quaker collections in the world. The Library's collection includes books, journals, manuscripts and visual resources, as well as the archives of the central organisation of Quakers in Britain. It is open to all and free to use. In , a group of Friends in Germantown PA took a public stand against slavery; this is believed to be the first stirrings within a religious organization of the abolitionist movement in America. Initial opposition towards Quakers eventually waned, .

    1. The present essay is a revised version of two papers, "The Community of Prayer in the Religious Society of Friends" and "The Society of Friends' Tradition of Prayer," presented May 1, to the annual meeting of Religious for Christian Unity, Notre Dame Retreat House, Rochester, NY. 2. Christian. This research suggests that the majority in the Religious Society of Friends in Britain still considers Quakers to be Christian. In the first chapter of this dissertation I examine the background of the debate about whether Quakers are a Christian group. In the second chapter I examine other surveys into Quaker belief.

    Faith and Practice - Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends Unknown Binding – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Unknown Binding, "Please retry" Manufacturer: Society of Friends. The Religious Society of Friends is a group with Christian roots that began in England in the s. The formal title of the group is the Society of Friends or the Religious Society of Friends. The formal title of the group is the Society of Friends or the Religious Society of Friends.


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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. Alternative Titles: Friends, Friends Church, Quakers, The Religious Society of Friends 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.

A Book of Discipline, issued by the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends, setting out what it means to be a Quaker in that year. These publications present information that is agreed on by seeking unity among members of the authoring yearly : Philadelphia Yearly Meeting.

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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — —4/5(1). Quaker biographical sketches of ministers and elders: and other concerned members of the yearly meeting of Philadelphia, Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends - Reference - pages.

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There are aboutQuakers across. A concise account of the religious Society of Friends, commonly called Quakers; embracing a sketch of their Christian doctrines and practices. Author: Thomas Evans. Britain Yearly Meeting works on behalf of all Quakers in Britain to strengthen the Quaker community, speak out in the world and promote peace, justice, equality and sustainability.

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Quakers, also called Friends, are a historically Christian group of religious movements formally known as the Religious Society of Friends, Society of Friends or Friends fication: Protestant.

Quakers (known formally as the Religious Society of Friends) are a small denomination founded by George Fox in England in the 17th century. Friends place special emphasis on the direct ongoing access that they believe all people have to God within the heart.

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This book is essential for nonbelievers who want to do.• Friends prefer reconciliation and conflict-resolution to confrontation; but • Friends also assume that, in extremis, the secular law is the normal method for resolving irreconcilable differences.

1 I should like to thank Gillian Ashmore, Recording Clerk of the Society, for her helpful suggestions on my original draft. 2 QF&P The.The Religious Society of Friends began working against slavery within their organization in the late-seventeenth century.

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