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Quakerism And Politics

Essays

by Isaac Sharpless

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages214
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Open LibraryOL10570145M
ISBN 100548253749
ISBN 109780548253748

Old Fashioned Quakerism: Its Origin, Results, And Future Four Lectures. New Edition, Corrected and Revised by the Author by Pollard, William and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Quakers in Politics Web Panel. By Staff on March 7, In my embrace with Quakerism, one of the phrases that I use a lot is, “Let your life speak.” in stewardship of the Earth going back to when I stumbled on Al Gore on C‐SPAN talking about his then new book while he was a Senator, Earth in the Balance. And I read.

The interpretation of mainstream history has changed greatly, and this book will endeavor to place Quakerism firmly within the current understanding of late Stuart politics. Women’s studies did not exist a hundred years ago, and there are recent studies of the position of women in seventeenth-century Quakerism, which will be taken into. Quakers and politics. J ohn Lilburne () was an English Leveller and Puritan at the time of the English Civil War. In later life he became a Quaker. There is some debate about his exact year of birth and he was born in the North East of England. Politically active, he campaigned for freeborn rights, suffrage and religious tolerance.

Free 2-day shipping. Buy Quakerism and Politics: Essays at nd: Isaac Sharpless.   In Quaker Week we are saying: "In turbulent times, be a Quaker". This phrase speaks to the heart of how we live out our beliefs today in an ever more challenging world, but it also harks back to our radical roots as a faith born out of turbulence.


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The Religious Society of Friends began as a movement in England in the midth century in s are informally known as Quakers, as they were said "to tremble in the way of the Lord".The movement in its early days faced strong opposition and persecution, but it continued to expand across the British Isles and then in the Americas and Africa.

Quakerism and Politics Though we are cautioned in our books of discipline against observing special "times and seasons," Friends have been busy during the past few years celebrating a series of significant anniversaries, and more are in the offing.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sharpless, Isaac, Quakerism and politics. Philadelphia: Ferris & Leach, (OCoLC) This book is extremely helpful and a "must have" for anyone new to Quakerism or interested in studying the tradition. This is a book that one would like to keep as a reference book and study guide.

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Publish your book with B&N. Description: Quakerism and Politics The Ward Lecture, Given at Guilford College on Founders Day November 9, Guilford College, N.C. Frederick B. Tolles Like this book. You can publish your book online for free in a few minutes.

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 women’s suffrage.

Friends Association for Higher Education has taken on a big challenge with their fifth volume in the series Quakers and the Disciplines, which is titled Quakers, Politics, and Economics. The topic is vast to start with (the historical range is from the mid‐s to the present), and the format is 16 essays from about as many viewpoints.

Quakerism and politics: essays Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.).Pages: Book description In the late-seventeenth century, Quakers originated a unique strain of constitutionalism, based on their theology and ecclesiology, which emphasized constitutional perpetuity and radical change through popular peaceful by: 8.

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Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized. Get this Book. The thorough involvement of leftist politics in Quakerism gets sincerely tiresome. Social justice doesn't equate with left-wing politics, but every approach to social justice I encounter within the realm of Quakerism is being approached only from the left, which, to me, is not the same as being approached from the Inner Light.

Quakerism had established its headquarters in a gentry house, under the patronage and matronage of a family which had greatly benefited in wealth and influence from their Cromwellian politics and entrepreneurial adventures.

The book never mentions Friends; it’s mostly about Presbyterians and Congregationalists. But I do see definite overlap in the ways that liberal Quakerism and liberal Christian theology in general evolved.

And I did find some definitions and characterizations of liberal American theology useful. By far the most important history of American Quakerism covering our period is Bowden History of Friends in America (London, vol. vol, ii. ), but it is plainly written from the Quaker point of view and does not furnish a critical investigation of Quakerism and its.

They have often been at the leading edge of liberal social change, some of the best known examples being * The British campaign to abolish the slave trade [1] is generally considered to have begun in the s with the establishment of the Quakers.

Unprogrammed Quakerism has very limited appeal outside of the liberal, intellectual elites, having attracted those sorts of people over time and thus having become even less diverse in politics.” This lack of diversity has caused several Friends whom I know to retreat from Quakerism.

The Quakers were set against the restoration of the monarchy in that, whatever its altered form, it would usher in many of the men, ideas and relationships against which they had struggled.

The greatest risk to the return of Charles II was the hostility within the Army and the fear that it would go over to the Quakers en masse. Quakerism: A Very Short Introduction by Pink Dandelion. Paperback (2., Erw some practice a protestant evangelicalism, others are no longer Christian.

In this generously illustrated book, Pink Dandelion, the leading expert on Quaker Studies, draws on the latest scholarship to chart the history of the sect and its present-day diversity Brand: Oxford University Press, USA.children and quakerism Download children and quakerism or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

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