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A declaration from the harmless & innocent people of God called Quakers

A declaration from the harmless & innocent people of God called Quakers

against all sedition, plotters & fighters in the world ... presented unto the King upon the 21th day of the 11th moneth, 1660

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Published by s.n. in [London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Society of Friends -- Apologetic works,
  • Persecution -- England,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Charles II, 1660-1685

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesA Declaration from the harmless and innocent people of God called Quakers
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1188:20
    ContributionsFox, George, 1624-1691
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination8 p
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15029773M

      Bishop, A Vindication of the Principles; Fox, George, A Declaration from the Harmles and Innocent People of God called Quakers (London: Robert Wilson, ); Fox, George, To All that Professe Christianity (London: Thomas Simmons, ); Mason, Martin, One mite more cast into God's Treasury, in Some Prison-Meditations (London, ); Smith Cited by: 4. The Quaker Peace Testimony. Delivered to King Charles II of England by George Fox in A Declaration from the harmless and innocent people of God, called Quakers, against all plotters and fighters in the world, for the removing the ground of jealousy and suspicion from both magistrates and people in the kingdom, concerning wars and fightings. And also something in .

    ^ A declaration from the harmless and innocent people of God, called Quakers, London: , as quoted in: Britain Yearly Meeting [Ed] Quaker Faith and Practice: the book of Christian discipline of the Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends in Britain London: , Fox wrote a tender letter to the sufferers in prison, and “a Declaration from the harmless, innocent people of God called Quakers” was sent to the King. These Friends, in their use of signs and striking symbolisms, were undoubtedly following in the steps of the Hebrew prophets.

    From through , the Massachusetts Bay Colony experienced an “invasion” of Quaker missionaries, who were not deterred by the increasingly severe punishments enacted and inflicted by the colonial authorities. In October , two (William Robinson and Marmaduke Stevenson) were hanged at Boston; in June , Mary Dyar (or Dyer) became the third; in March , Author: Edward Burrough. A Declaration from the Harmles & Innocent People of God Called Quakers: Against All Plotters and Fighters in the World. For the Removing of the Ground of Jealousie and Suspition from Both Magistrates and People in the Kingdoms, Concerning Wars and Fightings.


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A declaration from the harmless & innocent people of God called Quakers Download PDF EPUB FB2

A DECLARATION FROM THE HARMLESS AND INNOCENT PEOPLE OF GOD, CALLED QUAKERS, AGAINST ALL SEDITION, PLOTTERS, AND FIGHTERS IN THE WORLD: FOR REMOVING THE GROUND OF JEALOUSY AND SUSPICION FROM MAGISTRATES AND PEOPLE CONCERNING WARS AND FIGHTINGS.

George Fox and others. Presented to the. DECLARATION FROM THE HARMLESS & INNOCENT People of GOD called QUAKERS. Against all Plotters and Fighters in the World. For the removing of the Ground of Jealousy and Suspicion from both Magistrates and People in the Kingdoms, concerning Wars and Fightings.

And also something in Answer to that Clause of the King’s late Proclamation, which. book A declaration from the harmless & innocent people of God called Quakers against all sedition, plotters & fighters in the world presented unto the. Early Quaker Statements. Isaac Penington on the Magistrate's Sword, George Fox on "Keeping Watch," A Declaration to Charles II This is the entire text of what most believe is the seminal statement of the Quaker peace testimony.A Declaration from the harmless and innocent people of God, called Quakers, against all plotters and fighters in the world, for.

(From A declaration from the harmless and innocent people of God, called Quakers, London:as quoted in: Britain Yearly Meeting [Ed] Quaker Faith and Practice: the book of Christian discipline of the Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends in Britain London: Peace testimony, or testimony against war, is a shorthand description of the action generally taken by members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) for peace and against participation in war.

Like other Quaker testimonies, it is not a "belief", but a description of committed actions, in this case to promote peace, and refrain from and actively oppose. 4 works of George Fox English Dissenter and a founder of the Religious Society of Friends () This ebook presents a collection of 4 works of George Fox.

A dynamic table of contents allows you to jump directly to the work selected. Table of Contents: A Declaration From the Harmless and Innocent People of God, Called Quakers5/5(1). 4 works of George Fox English Dissenter and a founder of the Religious Society of Friends () This ebook presents a collection of 4 works of George Fox.

A dynamic table of contents allows you to jump directly to the work selected. Table of Contents: A Declaration From the Harmless and Innocent People of God, Called Quakers5/5.

A Declaration of the Sad and Great Persecution and Martyrdom of the People of God, called Quakers, in New-England, for the Worshipping of God () From throughthe Massachusetts Bay Colony experienced an “invasion” of Quaker missionaries, who were not deterred by the increasingly severe punishments enacted and inflicted by the.

The first clear statement of the testimony articulated not just by an individual but by the body of Friends was the A Declaration from the harmless and innocent people of God, called Quakers, against all sedition, plotters, and fighters in the world: for removing the ground of jealousy and suspicion from magistrates and people concerning.

declaration to king charles ii: quaker peace testimony: a declaration from the harmless and innocent people of god, called quakers, against all sedition, plotters, and fighters in the world: for removing the ground of jealousy and suspicion from magistrates and.

A collection of the sufferings of the people called Quakers, for the testimony of a good conscience from the time of their being first distinguished by that name in the year to the time of the act commonly called the Act of toleration granted to Protestant dissenters in the first year of the reign of King William the Third and Queen Mary in the year Pages: 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 DECLARATION FROM THE HARMLESS AND INNOCENT PEOPLE OF GOD, CALLED QUAKERS, AGAINST ALL SEDITION, PLOTTERS, AND FIGHTERS IN THE WORLD: FOR REMOVING THE GROUND OF JEALOUSY AND SUSPICION FROM MAGISTRATES AND PEOPLE CONCERNING WARS AND FIGHTINGS.

George Fox and others. Presented to the. Fox presented the official Quaker position to King Charles on Janu in a pamphlet entitled: "A Declaration from the Harmless and Innocent People of God called Quakers, against all Sedition, Plotters and Fighters in the World: for removing the Ground of Jealousy and Suspicion from Magistrates and People concerning Wars and Fightings.".

Book of Miracles (Henry Cadbury, ed.) (Friends General Conference & Quaker Home Service Publishers) Concerning the First Spreading of the Truth (fragments of various dates) (EQW, pp.

) A Declaration from the Harmless and Innocent People of God, called Quakers (, signed by Fox and 11 others). The early Quaker peace testimony and masculinity in England, Shortly after his Restoration inCharles II received ‘A Declaration from the harmless and innocent people of God, called Quakers’ announcing their principles of.

A declaration from the harmless innocent people of God, called Quakers, against all sedition, plotters, and fighters in the world; for removing the ground of jealousy and suspicion from both magistrates and people in the kingdom concerning wars and fightings.

[i] Presented to the king the 21st day of the Eleventh month,   This collection of literary/historical essays, writtencovers political subjects as diverse as 17th Century Quaker persecution history, the social impact of Malthus, the self-emancipation of English women, Eleanor Rathbone on the human rights of girls and German women's resistance Author: Sybil Oldfield.

^ A declaration from the harmless and innocent people of God, called Quakers, London:as quoted in: Britain Yearly Meeting [Ed] Quaker Faith and Practice: the book of Christian discipline of the Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends in BritainLondon:. And this is our testimony to the whole world." (from A Declaration from the harmless and innocent people of God, called Quakers, ) Meetinghouse at 'L' Street.

Quakers also have a Testimony of Simplicity. Being showy and flashy both obscures the presence of God within and detracts from the real and important work of changing the world.On the twenty-eighth of the same month, they published the declaration referred to in their address, entitled, "A declaration from the harmless and innocent people of God, called Quakers, against all sedition, plotters, and fighters in the world, for removing the ground of jealousy and suspicion, from both magistrates and people in the kingdom.The famous declaration "from the harmless and innocent people of God, called Quakers" states: "All bloody principles and practices we utterly deny; with all outward wars and strife, and fightings with outward weapons, for any end, or under any pretense whatsoever; this is our testimony to the whole world.".