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A survey of Quakerism, as it is stated in the professed doctrine and principles of that party

Fleming, Robert

A survey of Quakerism, as it is stated in the professed doctrine and principles of that party

with a serious reflection on the dreadful import thereof, to subvert the very being and reality of the Christian religion

by Fleming, Robert

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Published by Printed for Tho. Parkhurst ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Society of Friends -- Doctrines

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby a lover of the truth
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 691:13
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[4], 67, [10] p
    Number of Pages67
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15040227M

      Quakerism is a religion of the soul, the indwelling Spirit, the light within, the light of Christ, the Seed. Missionaries did not bring it to us, but the missionaries revealed it to us and said, ‘This is Quakerism.’ Malenge describes Quakerism as an “old practical religion” that preceded the arrival of Europeans to Africa. This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.

    The principles of Quakerism have a direct tendency to make a man the quiet and inoffensive subject of any, and every government which is set over him. And if the setting up and putting down of kings and governments is God’s peculiar prerogative, he most certainly will not be robbed thereof by us; wherefore, the principle itself leads you to. No single statement of religious doctrine is accepted by all the overlapping regional bodies of Friends that together make up the larger Society. Each of the so-called Yearly-Meetings, however, has its own Book of Discipline or Faith and Practice, which includes statements of belief or doctrine and the uniquely Quaker feature: Advices and Queries.

    Hitherto the State had been to them not a beneficent agency, but a cruel oppressor. They suffered passively, for deeply engraved in their belief was the Biblical sentiment, 'The powers that be are ordained of God.' But they felt also that the maintenance of certain sacred principles was a duty which transcended all obligations to human government. SECTION I. Harm done by a man in prosecuting a right or privilege. THE social state, which, on the one hand, is highly beneficial by the opportunity it affords for mutual aid and support, is, on the other, attended with some inconveniencies, as in those particular cases where a man cannot have the free exercise of a right or privi∣lege without harming others.


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Be the first. Quakerism emerged in England in the 17th century, a time of rapid political and religious change, as a form of Christianity that emphasized the direct relationship between people and God. Quaker forms of worship developed which focused on the group encounter with the divine, rather than on dogma or creed.

Quakers are usually represented on major Christian committees, but that is no guarantee of their Christian status. In this brief paper, we will show that mainstream Quakerism is not Christian, but is a cult. (There are other forms of Quakerism, which claim to be Christian and which would disassociate themselves from the Quaker beliefs mentioned.

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A religion gives shape to lives, and binds communities together. It helps us understand and live well. A religion is not merely a "belief system" but a way of life.

Ninian Smart analysed the phenomenon of religion in seven dimensions, some of which fit Quakerism in Britain particularly well: The practical, ritual dimension Quakers worship.

The well-respected Handbook Of Denominations In The United States (HoD) from Mead and Hill informs us that the Quakers date “from the late ’s in England” and “ the Society of Friends, or Quakers, is an unconventional but esteemed Protestant body.” *heavy sigh* Well, that all depends on how we define “Protestant.”.

She professed that the Spirit of God had taught her that outward works were no indicator of one's inward state of salvation.

Women in New England: suffered such legal disadvantages as laws that forbade wives from suing or making contracts. Pages "A Divided Inheritance" This discusses the different theological tendencies within Quakerism.

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WOOD, M.A. PUBLISHED FOR THK WOODBROOKE EXTENSION COMMITTEE BY THE SWARTHMORE PRESS LTD. The essential doctrine of Quakerism is the inner light, or the belief that all people are able to directly encounter God or Truth inwardly and so have direct access to revelation.

Other key. The book of Faith and Practice issued by the reunited Philadelphia Yearly Meeting inrepeats the earlier advice about accepting office when summoned to it, but adds a cautionary proviso: "Necessity for group action," it suggests, "may, however, present difficult problems for the office holder who seeks to be single-minded in his loyalty.

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God gave us a Book of words to learn and teach, not a book of pictures to look at. Teachers are to teach Bible. Doctrine Must Precede Practice. Both are important, but must be in the proper order. They also must not be separated. Doctrine without practice is dry, stale and useless, producing only pride.

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It further asserted that each and every individual has an inner voice that is of Christ, the Holy Spirit itself.Key Cultural Values and Beliefs of Quakers Schrauwers (), discussed as Quakerism grew and as its members began to question the state and its church, they began to include several testimonies such as: Pacifism, the refusal to pay church taxes, plainness of speech, dress, and architecture.What is the Religious Society of Friends?

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