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Introducing Quakers.

George Humphrey Gorman

Introducing Quakers.

by George Humphrey Gorman

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Published by Friends Home Service Committee in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Society of Friends.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFriends Home Service Committee.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80p., 4p. of plates :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19660736M

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Introducing Quakerism Quaker meetings and pastoral care Quaker history and biography Quaker religious thought This book is an introduction to the Quakers in Britain. It tells something of their religious convictions, their form of worship and their political and social insights.

The light that guided them at their origins still shines. Introducing Quakers book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This short book is intended to introduce Quakers to people who, while /5(6). Introducing Quakers Paperback – January 1, by GEORGE H GORMAN (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings.

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book. Introducing Quakerism Quaker meetings and pastoral care Quaker history and biography The Quakers are a fascinating religious group both in their origins and in the variety of reinterpretations of the faith since. This book is an attempt 'to explain the Quaker way, as far as that is possible'.

It is a distinctive way and, though perhaps. The Quakers: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) - Kindle edition by Dandelion, Pink.

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Introducing Quakers. The Quaker ‘Meeting for Worship’ is often referred to as silent worship. It is unprogrammed in that there are no hymns or Introducing Quakers. book, no chanting or ensemble vocal prayer. Instead, we choose to sit together, waiting in silence, listening for ‘that of God within’.

Quakers in Great Britain recognised only the Orthodox Quakers and refused to correspond with the Hicksites. Beaconite controversy. Isaac Crewdson was a Recorded Minister in Manchester, UK. His book A Beacon to the Society of Friends strongly argued that the inner light was at odds with a religious belief in salvation by the atonement of Classification: Protestant.

Introducing Quaker Prayer. Sources of inspiration. David Johnson in his book A Quaker Prayer Life (QPL for short, ) draws on his study of prayer in the writings of early Quakers.

He finds inspiration in their lives and the major impact they had on 17 th century society. He distills for us quite a few clues as to their practices that we can.

What Quakers share in common is a sense of ‘faith in action’. The Quaker way of life tends to affect one’s entire life, leading each person to try to live in a simpler and more sustainable fashion, and to live out their vision of a more just and peaceful world.

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Title: Introducing Quakers Author Name: Gorman, George Categories: Christianity, Publisher: London, Friends Home Service Committee: Binding: Soft Cover Book. Introducing Quakers: Meetings for Learning. A Meeting for Learning is an opportunity for members of a Quaker Meeting to explore an issue together.

Like all Quaker gatherings, a Meeting for Learning begins with silence. They tend to be participative events at which a range of views and perspectives may be sought and welcomed. Introducing Quakers Lesson Plans Key Stage 2 [years 4,5 or 6] [Aims – for children to learn that there is a religious group commonly known as Quakers and something of how they worship and how they put their faith into action.] Objectives Activities Vocabulary and Key Questions Resources to know that there is a religious group knownFile Size: KB.

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If you have already read it, please consider writing a review on the Quaker bookshop website, Goodreads or Amazon. Introducing Quakers (George H. Gorman,81 pages) This is an easy-to-read overview which covers the beliefs and practices of Quakerism, mainly from a broadly Christian perspective.

An older book, and so a bit dated in parts, it is still well worth reading. What Do Quakers Believe? is a friendly, direct and accessible toe-in-the-water book for readers who have often wondered who these Quakers are, but have never quite found out.

The clearest introduction to Quakers I have read. Beautifully and clearly written, this book brings Quakerism to life in .INTRODUCING QUAKERS Most people know little ab out Quakers beyond the picture on the cereal box and perhaps a notion that they are connecte d to pea ce issues.

Please put aside any thoughts you may have that Quakers are a strange, rather old-fashioned, closed comm unity wearing funny clothes and having even stranger views.

If you are interested in finding out more, you will happily discover.Introducing Quaker Worship As part of the work of the Book of Discipline Revision Committee, Quakers name this reality as God, Spirit, Light, or in a range of other ways.

In the practice of Quaker worship, we meet together to turn our attention towards the Inward Light. Quakers have traditionally understood the Inward Light as a divine gift.