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The Quakers caveat and testimonies against popery

The Quakers caveat and testimonies against popery

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Published by s.n. in [London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholic Church -- Controversial literature,
  • Society of Friends -- Doctrines

  • Edition Notes

    Statementrecommended to be review"d by Mr. William Penn, Mr. Robert Barklay, George Fox, George Whitehead, and the rest of the people
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 397:8
    ContributionsPenn, William, 1644-1718, Barclay, Robert, 1648-1690, Whitehead, George, 1636?-1723, Fox, George, 1624-1691
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination4 p
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15028633M


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The Religious Society of Friends (Whose members are commonly known as 'Quakers') have been around for more than years. They are a fascinating religious group I've been reading about for years.

I found this book in my local library and hadn't heard of it before so thought I'd give it a read/5. Books shelved as quakers: The Last Runaway by Tracy Chevalier, The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd, A Quaker Book of Wisdom: Life Lessons In Simplici.

Peace testimony, or testimony against war, is a shorthand description of the action generally taken by members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) for peace and against participation in war. Like other Quaker testimonies, it is not a "belief", but a description of committed actions, in this case to promote peace, and refrain from and actively oppose participation in war.

A day-book of counsel & comfort from the Epistles of George Fox The devil was and is the old informer against the righteous. For the holy women that trust in God and do profess godliness with good works according to the Apostle's doctrine in this age to read over and put in practice.

Quakerism confirmed, or, A vindication of the chief doctrines and principles of the people called Qvakers from the arguments and objections of the students of divinity (so called) of Aberdeen in their book entituled Quakerism convassed [sic] The Quakers caveat and testimonies against popery.

Society of Friends -- Doctrines. See also what's at your library, or with an appendix containing some observations upon some passages in a book of W. Penn called A caveat against Popery, and on some passages of a book of John Pennington, caled The fig leaf covering discovered / by George Keith.

The case of the Quakers concerning oaths. The other book called either Faith and Practice or Faith, Life and Thought or similar title – which deals with the main beliefs, doctrines and testimonies of the Quakers in that Yearly Meeting. Australia.

Australia Yearly Meeting publishes two separate books in the tradition of Quaker books of discipline. book provides an excellent, readable account of how Quakers emerged against the backdrop of religious turmoil and the English Civil War.) Quakers in America by Thomas Hamm.

(A concise, insightful history of how Quakers in the United States began, how they have changed over time, and what is happening among Quakers today.). Readers of early Quaker literature cannot fail to be aware of the history of religious persecution of the Quakers in the seventeenth century.

Although the Act of Toleration of marked the end of its most extreme forms, Quakers continued to be subject to confiscation of goods, fines and imprisonment for refusing to pay church tithes or take oaths, and to be excluded from public office.

Quakers and the Bible, and other ‘holy books’ Almost overwhelmingly, Quakers hold that the Bible is a collection of writings of human beings in ancient times, trying to express in the best way they could their understanding of God, and God’s relationship with them specifically and humanity in general.

Quakers bring worship to protests against oil drilling in Sussex West Sussex In Quaker Week Louise Williamson helped unite protesters and Friends in worship outside the gates of. Quakerism no popery, or, A particular answere to that part of Iohn Menzeis, professor of divinity in Aberdeen, (as he is called) his book, intituled Roma mendax Wherein the people called Quakers are concerned, whom he doth accuse as holding many popish doctrins, and as if Quakerism, (so he nick-names our religion,) were but popery-disguised.

Fox, George, Online books by this author are available. See also what's at Wikipedia, your library, or elsewhere. Narrower terms: Fox, George, -- Address to the magistrates and officers of government of the colony of Rhode-Island. things Quakers are known by to outsiders, is not their goal; it is a means to an end.

From the beginning the Quaker approach to worship embraced Matthew –20, in which Christ promises to be present wherever believers are gathered in his name. Quakers follow the living Jesus, the Inward Light, the Word of God, the Holy Spirit of Christ.

One of the ways God speaks to man is through the Bible. But while Scripture is important to us, we believe that the Author is a more fundamental guide than his Book. First edition of Quaker historian Besse’s foundational Collection (), a massive two-volume folio work on the immense hostility directed at 17th-century Quakers in England, Europe and America, with vivid eyewitness accounts, key parliamentary acts and dramatic court testimony from the trials of William Penn and American Quakers such as.

While this book is meant to be a manual, there are a lot of personal testimonies and anecdotes included in each section from Quakers throughout history; the writers were careful to include both men and women and non-Europeans when they could.

These were fascinating, but because of what I found in my previous comment, I tended to skip many of /5(5). An answer to that common objection against the Quakers, that they condemn all but themselves with a loving and faithful advertisement to the nation and powers thereof.

() [Penington, Isaac] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. An answer to that common objection against the Quakers, that they condemn all but themselves with a loving and faithful advertisement to Author: Isaac Penington. The authors life.

An appendix to the authors life -- Truth exalted -- The sandy foundation shaken -- Innocency with her open face -- No cross, no crown -- A letter of love to the young convinced -- The great case of liberty of conscience -- A seasonable caveat against popery -- Truth rescued from imposture -- The Christian-Quaker and his divine testimony -- A discourse of the general.

Quakers were also involved in developing the Alternatives to Violence Project training, created to assist prisoners in handling personal anger. Many Quakers join in nonviolent protests against weapons, particularly nuclear weapons.

Quakers work for disarmament and against the arms trade, sharing the belief that the moreFile Size: KB. Now, as a 62 year old born again Christian/ Seeker of Truth and of how best to put the teachings of Jesus to work in my life, I have respect for Mother Mary and the lives of the saints, while having read a few helpful Quaker pamphlets and short books, and the Autobiography of George Fox, I see myself as a friend of Quakers, mostly online, as.

I admire the Quakers' anti-authoritarian and minimalist ethos. But they've thrown the baby Jesus out with the bathwater Thu 18 Mar EDT First published on Thu 18 Mar EDTAuthor: Theo Hobson. A History of the People Called Quakers: From Their First Rise to the Present Time, Volume 4; John Gough ;R.

Jackson, - Society of Friends Quaker History, Volumes (circa ) Margaret Brewster article "The Lord never sent you, for you came like a. Amazing story of the Quakers and the Irish famine pots they brought But his book gives facts and figures to indicate that their humanity, generosity and organizational skills saved tens, if.

Persecution of Quakers In treating of these people in a historical manner, we are obliged to have recourse to much tenderness. That they differ from the generality of Protestants in some of the capital points of religion cannot be denied, and yet, as Protestant dissenters they are included under the description of the toleration act.

Magoosh blog comment policy: To create the best experience for our readers, we will approve and respond to comments that are relevant to the article, general enough to be helpful to other students, concise, and well-written!:) If your comment was not approved, it likely did not adhere to these guidelines.

If you are a Premium Magoosh student and would like more personalized service, you can Author: Allena Berry. Book Description: This collection of fifteen insightful essays examines the complexity and diversity of Quaker antislavery attitudes across three centuries, from to Contributors from a range of disciplines, nations, and faith backgrounds show how Quakers often disagreed with one another and the larger antislavery movement about.

The Quakers are a fascinating religious group both in their origins and in the variety of reinterpretations of the faith since. Emerging from the social unrest of the English civil war, the Quakers have gone on to have an influence way beyond their numbers: be it their continued stance against war or their pioneering work against slavery/5(43).

Sidwell Friends School Earl G. Harrison, Jr., Quaker Rare Book Collection May An Abstract of the Sufferings of the People Call’d Quakers for the Testimony of a Good Conscience, From the Time of Their Being First Distinguished by That Name, Taken From Original Records, and.

Quakers and the relevance of God about whether to revise the Quaker book of faith and practice. For many younger Quakers, though, a potential rewrite. Thus Quakers rejected the need for priests, the need for sacraments and rites.

Believing there is ‘that of God in everyone’, Fox and the early Quakers proclaimed in this period of political and religious turmoil that distinctions of social rank were incompatible with God’s Kingdom, which Christians were called to live in File Size: 1MB.

Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user : The political writings of William Penn / introduction and annotations by Andrew R. Murphy. Includes bibliographical references and index. isbn (hc)— isbn (pb) 1.

Freedom of religion—Early works to 2. Freedom of religion—Great Britain—Early works to I. Murphy, Andrew R., – II. Title. History of Quakerism The historical basis of the Society of Friends lies in the mid 17th century with George Fox. This was a time of great religious, social and political ferment in England, and to some extent throughout Europe.

People of GOD called QUAKERS. Against all Plotters and Fighters in the World. For the removing of the Ground of Jealousy and Suspicion from both Magistrates and People in the Kingdoms, concerning Wars and Fightings.

And also something in Answer to that Clause of the King’s late Proclamation, which mentions the QUAKERS, to clear them from the. Prisoners of Conscience. Many Quakers over the centuries have taken the consequences of holding to their principles, even when this meant breaking the taught them a great deal about prison conditions.

This experience informed both their faith and their later actions. This is the main source of Quaker experience as prisoners. Every site needs something like this. Opinions about Quakers from non-Quakers, discussions by non-Quakers of concerns and testimonies Quakers have, and some just plain bizarre stuff.

Chronological Collections: 17 th and 18 th Centuries, Part One: A-M. 17 th and 18 th Centuries, Part Two: N-Z 19 th Century Part One: A-M. 19 th Century Part Two: N-Z. A Collection of the Sufferings of the People Called Quakers: For the Testimony of a Good Conscience from the Time of Their Being First Distinguished by that Name in the Year to the Time of the Act Commonly Called the Act of Toleration Granted to Protestant Dissenters in the First Year of the Reign of King William the Third and Queen Mary in the YearVolume 1 - Ebook written by Author: Joseph Besse.

Students will research the "Society of Friends"/ Quakers and describe how this group promoted the common good. The Quakers pushed for religious freedom and freedom of choice, which are Core Democratic Values.

As a group, they formed organizations to promote social change in the areas of slavery, prison conditions, poverty, Native American affairs and other social causes. Many other Quakers, or even those caught being kind to Quakers, were brutally whipped, removing all or most of the flesh from their backs and sides.

The first woman Quaker preacher was Elizabet Hooton, one of the Valiant Sixty sent by Christ throughout England to preach the true gospel. Inwhen sixty five years of age, Elizabeth went to.The Albert Cook Myers research collection of William Penn materials contains the information gathered by Myers in his pursuit to thoroughly research and publish a volume documenting the complete writings of William Penn.

Researchers will find Myers' notes, transcriptions, photocopies of documents, newspaper clippings, various articles, first editions and other early editions of Penn's works. Others, and Quackers is a prime example, focus on building character and story, and the thoughtfulness slips into the story in a natural way.

Let me give you an example of how lovely this book is. When I went to The Children’s Book Shop (which is where I found this one), the shop staff were browsing the shelves for some good options for me.