Brief biographies of some members of the Society of Friends

showing their early religious exercises, and experience in the work of regeneration by Walton, Joseph

Publisher: Friends" Book Store in Philadelphia

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Statementcompiled by Joseph Walton
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Pagination160 p. ;
Number of Pages160
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Society of Friends synonyms, Society of Friends pronunciation, Society of Friends translation, English dictionary definition of Society of Friends. n. A Christian denomination, founded in the mids in England, that rejects formal sacraments, a formal creed, a priesthood, and violence; the Quakers. Page 38 - And now I say unto. you, Refrain from these men, and let them alone: for if this counsel or this work be of men, it will come to nought: 39 But if it be of God, ye cannot overthrow it; lest haply ye be found even to fight against God.

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Society of Friends, also called Friends Church, byname Quakers, Christian group that arose in midth-century England, dedicated to living in accordance with the “ Inward Light,” or direct inward apprehension of God, without creeds, clergy, or other ecclesiastical forms.

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This page features brief biographies of some of the most prominent, interesting, and influential people associated with Quakers and Slavery.

Beginning inHicks served on a committee that visited friends' homes and urged members of Westbury Monthly Meeting to manumit any slaves they owned. a religious controversy within the Society.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Often you will find that your local public library has books indexed under "Quakers", "Religious Society of Friends", or "American Friends Service Committee".

Most Friends meetings also have small libraries and will be glad to suggest reading material which can be loaned to you. The Friends Book Store, North 15th Street. Philadelphia. Brief Biographies of Presenters and Panelists. Bruce Alberts, a prominent biochemist with a strong commitment to the improvement of science and mathematics education, serves as editor-in-chief of Science and as one of President Obama’s first three Science Envoys.

Alberts is also professor emeritus in the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics at the University of California, San. Of the childhood of our friend we know but little. Her parents were members of our religious Society, and brought up their children in conformity with its practices. She was, at rather an early age, placed at the school for girls at York, which had, at that time, some peculiar advantages in regard to the religious and moral care of the pupils.

Upton Beale Sinclair Jr. was born in Baltimore, Maryland, on Septem He was the only child of Upton Beall Sinclair and Priscilla Harden. His father worked at different times selling liquor, hats, and men's clothes. He also struggled with poverty and a drinking problem.

Young Upton was a shy, thoughtful boy who taught himself to. A Brief Collection of Remarkable Passages and Occurrences A Minister in the Society of Friends; Together With Some Letters and a Memorial of Westbury Monthly Meeting (New York: G.

Putnam's Sons, ), by Rachel Hicks. Faith and Practice of the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends: A Book of Christian. Other members of this 18th-century dining society — nearly all self-made men — included the era’s most famous painter, Sir Joshua Reynolds, and its most celebrated actor, David Garrick, as.

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Horace was much encouraged by him and gave Horace his company.The earlier biographies of Garrick are by Arthur Murphy (2 vols., ) and by the bookseller Tom Davies (2 vols., 4th ed., ), the latter a work of some merit, but occasionally inaccurate and confused as to dates; and a searching if not altogether sympathetic survey of his verses is furnished by Joseph Knight's valuable Life ().