The Quakers In The American Colonies

by Jones, Rufus Matthew

Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC

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  • United States - Colonial Period,
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New York, W.W. Norton [] OCLC Number: Description: xxxii, pages [4] folded leaves of plates: maps ; 22 cm: Contents: Part I: The Quakers in New England --A pre-Quaker movement --The Quakers at the gates --The founders of New England Quakerism --The martyrs --The king's missive --Later expansions in New England --A new type of social religion --New England Quakers in politic --Part II: Quakerism in the   The Quakers In The American Colonies by Rufus M.

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The story of the Quaker invasion of the Colonies in the New World has often been told in fragmentary fashion, but no adequate study of the entire Quaker movement in colonial times has yet been made from original sources, free from partisan   The Quakers in the American colonies Item Preview remove-circle 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.).

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Understandably, a number of Scottish Quakers ultimately emigrated to the North American colonies; for example, there were some Scottish Quakers among the landowners of West Jersey as early asand between and several shiploads of emigrants left the ports of Leith, Montrose, and Aberdeen for East :// You'll find the same words in the opening sentence of the book's Preface.

This is traditional Quaker humility. Actually, this book is a gracefully written and enjoyable account of the Quakers far-reaching influence on the religious and public life of the colonial era with some soul searching into the decline of their influence after the :// The Quakers in the American Colonies (Classic Reprint) by Rufus Matthew Jones.

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We have new and used copies available, in 11 editions - starting at $ Shop  › Books › Religion › Inspirational. The Quakers in America is a multifaceted history of the Religious Society of Friends and a fascinating study of its culture and controversies today.

Lively vignettes of Conservative, Evangelical, Friends General Conference, and Friends United meetings illuminate basic Quaker theology and reflect the group's diversity while also highlighting the fundamental unity within the ://?id=Y9y2KvxT-tgC.

Quakers and the American Women’s Suffrage Movement. The Women’s Suffrage Movement in the USA is widely considered to date from the First Women’s Rights Convention, held in Seneca Falls, New York State in This meeting was instigated by five women who had been closely involved in the abolition of slavery, all but one of whom were Internet Archive BookReader The Quakers in the American colonies The Quakers in the American Colonies (Anglais) Broché – 28 mars de Rufus Matthew Jones (Auteur) 5,0 sur 5 étoiles 1 évaluation.

Voir les formats et éditions Masquer les autres formats et éditions. Prix Amazon Neuf à partir de Occasion à partir de Format Kindle This book is an attempt to study historically and critically the religious movement inaugurated in the New World by the Quakers, an important movement both for the history of the development of religion and for the history of the American Colonies, and to present it not only in its external setting but also in the light of its inner  › History › Americas › United States.

The Quakers were heavily involved in the history of Pennsylvania, in abolitionism, in women's movements, and several key figures in American history were Quakers, such as Alice Paul, Herbert Hoover and Richard Nixon. Most of the book, however, focuses not on Quakers in the spotlight, but on the lives of more typical  › Books › History › World.


" The Quakers in the American Colonies "is by far the most complete history of these Friends which has appeared. One wonders how such otherwise busy persons have gathered so much, and wrought the whole so rapidly into this excellent book Quakers: In England, in the s, there was a group of people who called themselves "Friends".

Others called these people Quakers. Quakers believed that everyone could talk to God directly, without the interference of a priest or a minister. In England, at this time in history, everyone had to belong to the Church of England and follow its :// Get your The American Colonies In, qualified orders ship free.

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The Quakers in the American Colonies / by Rufus M. Jones ; assisted Jones, Rufus Matthew, View full ?id=mdp Whether in the foreign policy arena (the American Friends Service Committee), in education (the Friends schools), or in the arts (prominent Quakers profiled in this book include James Turrell, Bonnie Raitt, and James Michener), Quakers have left a lasting imprint on American life.

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Jones,available at Book Depository with free delivery :// The Quakers in the American colonies () eBook: Amelia (Mott) Gummere, Isaac Sharpless, Rufus Matthew Jones: : Kindle Store. A growing number of Quakers in the American colonies opposed slavery. Pennsylvanian Quakers tightened their rules with respect to slavery, making it an act of misconduct to engage in slave trading.

All Quakers, on both sides of the Atlantic, were barred from owning slaves. Any members that did not conform were ://The Quakers came to America in (Brands, 56).

They believed that anyones interpretation of the Scripture was just as good as anyone else 's. The other colonists did not like the Quakers, because of their outspoken ways.

This caused many of the Quakers to be persecuted (Brands, 52). The Dutch were some of the earliest settlers in ://Comparison of Three Prominent Women in American History () Words | 7 Pages.

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