A Light That Is Shining None

  • Title: A Light That Is Shining
  • Author: Harvey Gillman
  • ISBN: 9780852452134
  • Page: 124
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      Published :2018-08-27T23:26:25+00:00

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    1. I wanted to find out more about exactly what Quakers are and what they believe. This little book mostly does that and in a nice, conversational style. Very pragmatic in its approach. Terms are defined, a bit of history is covered, and current types of meetings are described in detail. What is missing is theology. The author states that there really isn't a core theology, but also makes numerous references to Quaker values and lifestyle and these are not clearly defined. Very helpful overall thou [...]

    2. This is an approachable introduction to Quakerism that, I feel, has been supplanted by "Being a Quaker" by Geoffrey Durham which is a more complete and modern approach. Nonetheless, this book presents the Religious Society of Friends to the general public or inquirers in a readily understood way and suggests further avenues to explore if one is interested.

    3. If you want to learn the basics about Quakers, this is a good place to start! Feel like learning more about its interesting history, especially on its social action.

    4. This is a good introduction. As others have said there is only a little theology cup it does describe the main strands of thought.

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