A Declaration of some of the sufferings of the people of God called Quakers

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Persecution -- England, Society of Friends -- Apologetic
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1613:24
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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: Get this from a library.

A Declaration of some of the sufferings of the people of God called Quakers. Readers of early Quaker literature cannot fail to be aware of the history of religious persecution of the Quakers in the seventeenth century.

Although the Act of Toleration of marked the end of its most extreme forms, Quakers continued to be subject to confiscation of goods, fines and imprisonment for refusing to pay church tithes or take oaths, and to be excluded from public office.

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. 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 assets of The People Called Quakers come from the author's acquaintance witih all the major current brands of Quakerism, from his well known facility in writing, and from his repeated use of favorite persons in the history from George Fox to the Gurneys or Rufus Jones."Henry J.

CadburyCited by: 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 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 [Besse, Joseph] on Author: Joseph Besse.

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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 King upon the 21st day of the llth. The People Called Quakers book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A broad portrait of a way of life and a way of thought whi /5. A Collection of the Sufferings of the People Called Quakers.

Title: A Collection of the Sufferings of the People Called Quakers: Author: Besse, Joseph. Note: 2 volumes; London: L.

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Hinde, Link: Look for editions of this book at your library, or elsewhere. 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 A declaration of the present sufferings of above persons of the people of God (who are now in prison,) called Quakers: with a briefe accompt of about more Together with the number of persons who were imprisoned and persecuted until death.

All which was delivered to Tho. The Rise, Progress, Persecutions, and Sufferings of the Quakers. 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, concerning wars and fightings.

Fox, George, Some Principles of the Elect People of God Who in Scorn are called Quakers () (HTML at ) Help with reading books-- Report a bad link-- Suggest a new listing. Additional books from the extended shelves.

Page - Assembly, read thy speech, delivered to ns, yesterday, in Council, and, having duly considered the same, cannot but be under a deep sense of sorrow for thy purpose of so speedily leaving us; and, at the same time, taking notice of thy paternal regard to us and our posterity, the Freeholders of this Province and Territories annexed, in thy loving and kind expressions of being ready.

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PHILADELPHIA, September The TESTIMONY of the People called QUAKERS, given forth by a Meeting of the Representatives of said People, in Pennsylvania and New-Jersey, held at Philadelphia the twenty-fourth day of the first Month. HAVING considered with real sorrow, the unhappy contest between the legislature of Great Britain and the people of these Colonies, and the animosnies.

A Brief Discovery of Some of the Blasphemos and Seditious Principles of the People, called Quakers () The principles of the Quakers further shewn to be blasphemous and seditious in a reply to Geo.

Whitehead's answer to the Brief discovery, stiled Truth and innocency vindicated () [EEb, ; ] [Wing B]. Some PRINCIPLES of the Elect People of God, who in Scorn are Called QUAKERS, &c.

A Salutation of the Salvation to all People in that which is called Christendom, for them to come in at the Door, which is Christ the Light, by which every one is Enlightened that comes into the World, by Christ the Light which is the Way to God, and the Door out of the World through which they must enter in unto.

Joseph Besse (c. —) was an English Quaker controversialist. He quantified the sufferings and persecution undergone by the Quakers. Biography. Besse was born about and lived in Colchester, where he was a writing he married on 9 October Hannah Dehorne, who died in then moved to Ratcliff, now part of east London, where he died on 25 November.

Internet Archive BookReader 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   The ministers condemned the Quakers for not subscribing to the traditional form of marriage.

wrote that the Quaker consummated “his Marriage before it is solemnized; for so soon as the Spirit begins to yield to the rebellion of the flesh, and his Bowels yearn to be multiplying, he and his willing Doxy never wait the Parsons leisure, but take each others word and so to Bed” (The Cited by: 4.

William Sewel's History of the Rise, Increase, and Progress of the Christian People Called Quakers was first published in Dutch inand then translated into English (by Sewel himself) and printed in The original publication consisted of twelve volumes, but was reprinted (with slightly modern.

The Rise, Progress, Persecutions, and Sufferings of the Quakers In treating of these people in a historical manner, we are obliged to have recourse to much tenderness. That they differ from the generality of Protestants in some of the capital points of religion cannot be denied, and yet, as Protestant dissenters they are included under the.

Some principles of the elect people of God called Quakers (London: Roger Wilson, ; reprinted ). Fox, G., Something in answer to such as falsely say the.

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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 YearVolume 1.

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 The complete text of the page work is presented here, along with pertinent notes and some relevant additional documents.

"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 ()" by Edward Burrough.

“ Friend, Who art the chief ruler of these dominions, here is a list of some of the sufferings of the people of God, in scorn called Quakers, that have suffered under the changeable powers before thee, by whom there have been imprisoned, and under whom there have suffered for good conscience’ sake, and for bearing testimony to the truth as.

Author of Collection of the sufferings of the people called Quakers: Defence of Quakerism, A confutation of the charge of deism, A vindication of a book, intituled, A brief account of many of the prosecutions of the people called Quakers, &c, 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.“I AM ARRAIGNED A PRISONER” (WILLIAM PENN): FIRST EDITION OF COLLECTION OF THE SUFFERINGS OF QUAKERS, ,TWO SCARCE FOLIO VOLUMES OF BESSE’S IMPORTANT QUAKER HISTORY (QUAKERS) BESSE, Joseph.

Collection of the Sufferings of the People Called Quakers. London: Luke Hinde, Two volumes. The complete text of the page work is presented here, along with pertinent notes and some relevant additional documents.

" A Declaration of the Sad and Great Persecution and Martyrdom of the People of God, called Quakers, in New-England, for the Worshipping of .