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Quaker Aspects of Truth

Edward Vipont Brown

Quaker Aspects of Truth

by Edward Vipont Brown

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Published by The Swarthmore Press Ltd in London, UK .
Written in English


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StatementE. Vipont Brown.
The Physical Object
Pagination156p. ;
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21314476M

Such a Book of Discipline includes reference to both spiritual experiences of Friends and organisational matters of the Yearly Meeting. Despite this title, it provides a set of guidelines rather than strict rules. In , Britain Yearly Meeting agreed on a new Quaker Faith and Practice. This book also includes Advices and Queries. A Quaker Education - Sidwell Friends School (SFS) is a PK, co-educational Quaker day school with campuses in Washington, DC and Bethesda, MD. Founded in , the School is a non-profit, tax-exempt institution governed by an independent Board of Truste.

  Slavery in the Quaker World. In the s, it was called the “Nursery of Truth” because it was so filled with Quakers. When Pennsylvania was founded in , William Penn and others used their Quaker connections in Barbados to purchase enslaved Africans. This also means confronting the uncomfortable aspects of Quaker history. When.   "Truth is rooted in Integrity It is not to be found in religious textbooks or Quaker books of discipline, but it is grounded in a living faith and experience of the present moment. It is the basis for the Quaker testimonies." Don’t get me wrong, I love the SPICES. I love how they are compact and succinct.

  While much of the glossary is helpful, it may be best to read both it and the history as an insight into Ohio Yearly Meeting thinking and biases given that OYM is “the last yearly meeting retaining significant aspects of its Quietist heritage.” This book is a good start, with its concise quotations from the (mostly) old texts. Quaker Philosophy in the Curriculum At Friends’ Central, School life and curriculum are steeped in Quaker values. At every level, we promote a commitment to learning through inquiry, reflection, action, and discovery - an approach that stems from the Quaker belief in Continuing Revelation.


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Brown, Edward Vipont, Type. Book Material. Published material. Publication info. London,The Swarthmore Press[?] Subjects. Doctrines, Society of. Quakers, also called Friends, are a historically Christian group whose formal name is the Religious Society of Friends or Friends Church.

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