A short account of the people called Quakers their rise, religious principles and settlement in America, mostly collected from different authors, for the information of all serious inquirers, particularly foreigners. By Anthony Benezet. by Anthony Benezet

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Published by Printed by Joseph Crukshank, in Market-Street, between Second and Third-Streets in Philadelphia .

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 3711, no. 15.
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Pagination27,[1]p.
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An Account of the Persecutions of Friends, Commonly Called Quakers, in the United States About the middle of the seventeenth century, much persecution and suffering were inflicted on a sect of Protestant dissenters, commonly called Quakers: a people which arose at that time in England some of whom sealed their testimony with their blood.

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A History of the People Called Quakers: From Their First Rise to the Present Time. Compiled from Authentic Records, and from the Writings of that People, Volume 1 Compiled from Authentic Records, and from the Writings of that People, John Gough.

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Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This book was /5. Quaker sufferings records: an “embarras de richesse” A collection of the sufferings of the people called Quakers (London: Luke Hinde, ).

Besse’s compendious work drew on the Great Books of Sufferings and accounts submitted by meetings, supplemented by additional sources, to remind his audience of the thousands of Quakers jailed. Penn, William, A brief account of the rise and progress of the people called Quakers, in which their fundamental principle, doctrines, worship, ministry, and discipline, are plainly declared.

With a summary relation of the former dispensations of God in the world, by way of introduction. These events are described by Edward Burrough in A Declaration of the Sad and Great Persecution and Martyrdom of the People of God, called Quakers, in New-England, for the Worshipping of God ().

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was written in the fear and love of God: first, as a standing testimony to that ever blessed truth in the inward parts, with which God, in my youthful time, Brand: Zhingoora Books. Excerpt from The History of the People Called Quakers, Vol. 1 of 2 The Publishers think it necessary to inform the reader, that the following sheets contain the substance of John Gough's History, and some parts, not noticed by him, fiom William Sewell, in nearly their own s: 0.

Quotes Tagged “Quakers”. “It is not strange that a synoptic writer reports the saying: 'No man knoweth the Father but the Son.' The passage as it stands reported in Matthew may be colored by later theology, but there is a nucleus of absolute truth hidden in the saying.

There is no other way to know God but this way. In the Benezet family immigrated to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, founded by Quakers and one of the English colonies of North America.

Then 18 years old, Anthony Benezet joined John Woolman as one of the earliest American abolitionists. Like Woolman, Benezet also advocated war tax resistance. In Philadelphia, Born: Antoine Bénézet, JanuSaint. 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.

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Details *. Britain Yearly Meeting's current book of discipline is called Quaker Faith and Practice: The book of Christian discipline of the Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) in text of the first edition was originally approved by the Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends in Britain inand it has had four revisions since then, mainly because.

Exactly taken-in characters or short-hand, as they were delivered by him at the publick meeting-houses of the people called Quakers, in Grace-Church-street, and Devonshire-House, London. Together with his prayer at the end of every sermon, ; Stephen Crisp, his Testimony concerning James Parnel, Von Hugel was probably right in saying that the Quakers could exist precisely because this is a non-Quaker world; but the reader of this book will gain a fresh appreciation for the singular contribution, out of all proportion to their numbers, that has been and can be made by the ""people called Quakers."".

One of these interesting books I recently finished is called “The Quakers: The History and Legacy of the Religious Society of Friends” by The Charles River Editors.

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A history of the people called Quakers. From their first rise to the present time by Gough, John, Elton Trueblood wrote 33 books, including: The Predicament of Modern Man, Alternative to Futility, Foundations for Reconstruction, Signs of Hope, The Logic of Belief, Philosophy of Religion, Robert Barclay, Abraham Lincoln: Theologian of American Anguish, The Idea of a College, The People Called Quakers, The Incendiary Fellowship, The.

A History of the People Called Quakers; From their First Rise to the Present Time, Compiled from Authentic Records, and from the Writings of that People. Dublin: Robert Jackson, Leather.

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Willem Sewel (also William) (19 April (baptised) – March ) was a Dutch Quaker historian, of English background. Life. He was son of Jacob Williamson Sewel, a free citizen and surgeon of Amsterdam where he was born. His paternal grandfather, William Sewel, a Brownist of Kidderminster, emigrated from England to escape religious persecution, and married a native.

Quakers do not regard any book as being the actual 'word of God'. Most Quakers regard the Bible as a very great inspirational book but they don't see it as the only one, and so they read other. Books about Quakers This is a short list of publications we recommend for newcomers or people interested in finding out about Quakers.

You can find all of these titles and many more at QuakerBooks of FGC. For a first introduction: Letters to a Fellow Seeker: A Short Introduction to the Quaker Way by Steve Chase. An Account of the Persecutions of Friends, Commonly Called Quakers, in the United States.

About the middle of the seventeenth century, much persecution and suffering were inflicted on a sect of Protestant dissenters, commonly called Quakers: a people which arose at that time in England some of whom sealed their testimony with their blood.

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The volume has grown out of years of successful. A Quaker miller named Daniel Byrnes () began appearing in New Castle County, Delaware land records inbuying and selling land bordering the south side of Wilmington’s Brandywine River.

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Quakers, or the Religious Society of Friends, was founded in England in the 17th century by George Fox and played a key role in abolition and .The Great Cry of Oppression: or a brief relation of some part of the sufferings of the people of God in scorn called Quakers, in Ireland, for these eleven years, viz from the beginning of until the end of Dublin.

Fuller, Samuel. A Compendious View of Some Extraordinary Sufferings of the People Call’d Quakers. Dublin.

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