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English view of American Quakerism

Walter Robson

English view of American Quakerism

the journal of Walter Robson (1842-1929) written during the fall of 1877, while traveling among American Friends.

by Walter Robson

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Published by American Philosophical Society in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Society of Friends -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    StatementEdited by Edwin B. Bronner.
    SeriesMemoirs of the American Philosophical Society, v. 79, Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society ;, v. 79.
    ContributionsBronner, Edwin B., 1920- ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX7637 .R6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 162 p.
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5755751M
    LC Control Number71107345

    Book Title: Quakers and the American Family British Settlement in the Delaware Valley Author: Amherst Barry Levy Assistant Professor of History University of Massachusetts Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA Release Date: Pages: ISBN: Available Language: English, Spanish, And French. A Book of Discipline may refer to one of the various books issued by a Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends, setting out what it means to be a Quaker in that Yearly common name for this book varies from one Yearly Meeting to another and includes Book of Discipline, Faith and Practice, Christian Faith and Practice, Quaker Faith and Practice, Church Government and.

      The Transformation of American Quakerism: Orthodox Friends, – By Thomas D. Hamm. Religion in North America Series. Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, xvii + pp. $ - Volume 58 Issue 3 - Ronald SelleckAuthor: Ronald Selleck. Cambridge Core - Colonial American History - Quaker Constitutionalism and the Political Thought of John Dickinson - by Jane E. Calvert Skip to main content Accessibility help We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our by: 8.

    The Quakers' first and most obvious enemy was the church and its officers, the priests who were maintained in luxury by the labour of the poor, thanks to the iniquitous tithe. Quakers sought an end to the university-educated clergy, allowing instead the rise of `a ministry of simple men and women'; people who `spoke plaine words, and reached to. Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. A Portraiture of Quakerism: Taken from a View of the Moral Education Item Preview American Libraries.


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George Fox - An English Dissenter, who was a founder of the Religious Society of Friends, generally known as the Quakers. William Penn - An English aristocrat, writer, early Quaker, and founder of the North American territory the Province of Pennsylvania.

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