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A general epistle given forth by the people of the Lord, called, Quakers

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends

A general epistle given forth by the people of the Lord, called, Quakers

that all may know, we own none to be of our fellowship, or to be reckoned or numbred [sic] with us, but such as fear the Lord and keep faithfully to his heavenly power ..

by Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends

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Published by Printed and sold by William Bradford at Philadelphia in Pennsylvania in [Philadelphia] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Society of Friends -- Doctrinal and controversial works.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 405.
    ContributionsPenn, William, 1644-1718., Taylor, Frances.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination23, [1] p.
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14565741M

    AN EPISTLE TO THE READER. Reader, this following account of the people called Quakers, &c. 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 . Chapter THE EPISTLES OF PAUL. Paul was not only the greatest of the apostles in the extent of his labors and his sufferings, but he was the most voluminous of all the writers of the New Testament. His writings occupy nearly one-fourth of the whole book. They are not printed in the order in which they were written.

    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. An apology for the true Christian divinity, as the same is held forth, and preached, by the people, called in scorn, Quakers: being a full explanation and vindication of theri principles and doctrines Pages:

      Abraham and Joshua did so: of the first the Lord said, Gen. xviii. 19, 'I know that Abraham will command his children and his household after him; and they shall keep the way of the Lord, to do justice and judgment, that the Lord may bring upon Abraham the things that he hath spoken of him.' And the latter said, Josh. Quakers and Scripture Howard R. Macy George Fox for I was in that spirit by which they were given forth, and what the Lord opened in me I afterwards found was agreeable to them. stroke to wipe off the foul aspertions, false accusations, and misrepresentations, called upon the People of God call’d Quakers’ (Garman et al , Author: Howard R. Macy.


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A general epistle given forth by the people of the Lord, called, Quakers: that all may know, we own none to be of our fellowship, or called be reckoned or numbred with us, but such as fear the Lord and keep faithfully to his heavenly power, that with a holy conversation they may adorn that truth they profess, otherwise, what experience soever they have had of the truth, and are.

A general epistle given forth by the people of the Lord, called, Quakers that all may know, we own none to be of our fellowship, or to be reckoned or numbred with us, but such as fear the Lord and keep faithfully to his heavenly power, that with a holy conversation they may adorn that truth they profess, otherwise, what experience soever they have had of the truth, and are fallen from it.

Penn, William, A general epistle given forth by the people of the Lord, called, Quakers, that all may know, we own none to be of our fellowship, or to be reckoned or numbred [sic] with us, but such as fear the Lord and keep faithfully to his heavenly power. The TESTIMONY of the People called QUAKERS, given forth by a Meeting of the Representatives of said People, in Pennsylvania and New-Jersey, held at Philadelphia the twenty-fourth day of the first Month.

A Declaration and an Information from us the People of God Called Quakers, to the present Governors, the King, and Both Houses of Parliament, And all whom it may Concern.

by Margaret Fell, London: Printed for Thomas Simmons and Robert Wilson, A general epistle, given forth from the spirit of the Lord, to be read in his fear in the assemblies of the Church of the first-born, gathered in these northern-countries, and in all countries and islands where ever the people of the Lord are scattered over the face of the earth.

How are the Pauline Epistles arranged in the New Testament. by length. Which book is called the Magna Carta of Christian Liberty. Galatians. Which church was given a letter in the book of Revelation.

Ephesian. How many people of. The Faith Of The People Called Quakers In Our Lord And Saviour Jesus Christ: Set Forth In Various Extracts From Their Writings () [Tuke, Henry] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Faith Of The People Called Quakers In Our Lord And Saviour Jesus Christ: Set Forth In Various Extracts From Their Writings (). A Just Rebuke to One and Twenty Learned and Reverend Divines, so called, being an Answer to an Abusive Epistle against the People called Quakers (ESR, from Works, vol.

2) A Key, Opening the Way to every Capacity, how to distinguish the Religion Professed by the People called Quakers, from the Perversions and Misrepresentations of their Adversaries () (TAF. On Januat a general meeting of the Pennsylvania and New Jersey Quakers, a document was adopted and address issued to the people of America which placed the Quakers squarely on the Tory side.

It was against this stand that Paine wrote his Epistle to the Quakers in which he accused. Full text of "A catalogue of Friends books; written by many of the people called Quakers, from the beginning of first appearance of the said people" See other formats.

This, we say, is that Lord Jesus Christ, whom we own to be our life and salvation. "Concerning the Holy Scriptures, we do believe that they were given forth by the Holy Spirit of God, through the holy men of God, who (as the Scripture itself declares, 2 Pet. ) 'spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost.'.

The apostle John explained it pointedly: "In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. (John ). And, "And he was clothed with a vesture dipped in blood: and his name is called The Word of God." (Revelation, ).

Quakers follow the living Jesus, the Inward Light, the Word of God, the Holy Spirit of Christ. Introduction We now come to the final eight epistles of the New Testament canon, seven of which have often been called the General or Catholic Epistles, though Hebrews has been excluded from this description.

The term Catholic was used in the sense of general or universal to distinguish them from the Pauline Epistles which were addressed to churches or persons. Pemberton, James. "The TESTIMONY of the People called QUAKERS, given forth by a Meeting of the Representatives of said People, in PENNSYLVANIA and NEW JERSEY, held at Philadelphia the 24th day of the 1st Month, " Philadelphia: The Pennsylvania Gazette, Pencak, William, ed.

Pennsylvania's Revolution. University Park: The Pennsylvania State. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: A Brief Account of the Rise and Progress of the People Called Quakers Author: William Penn Release Date: Septem [eBook #] Language: English Character set encoding: ISOUS.

21 Wherefore the prophet saith: 5 I the Lord thy God have called thee in righteousness, and I will take thee by thy hand and will strengthen thee. And give thee for a covenant of the people, for a light of the Gentiles.

6 To open the eyes of the blind, to bring out the prisoners from the prison, and them that sit in darkness out of the prison.

George Fox being thus, as hath been said, locked up, the priests bestirred themselves in their pulpits to preach up sin for term of life; and they endeavoured to persuade people that it was an erroneous doctrine, to assert a possibility of being freed from sin in this life, as was held forth by the Quakers; for this began now to be the name.The Hicksite movement drove the orthodox Quakers more closely to the Scriptures, and called forth several official counter-demonstrations.

On the 'Hicksite' Quakers, see Elias Hicks, Journal of his Life and Labors, and his Sermons, Phila; and Janney (a Hicksite), History of the Society of Friends, Vol. IV. Hubberthorn, Richard and Burrough, Edward, An Answer to a declaration put forth by the general consent of the people called Anabaptists (London: Thomas Simmons, ), p.

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