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There are questions that continually resurface in Quaker studies: Why did the Religious Society of Friends survive the turmoil of seventeenth‐century England when other similar movements did not? Why did the Society flourish in its early years and then settle into a solid association of like‐minded people who institutionalized its genius without submerging the Spirit? Notwithstanding the subsidence of its🔒

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Keith Helmuth is a founding board member of Quaker Institute for the Future, a member of the Commission on Justice and Peace of the Canadian Council of Churches, and a member of New Brunswick Meeting in Canada. He can be contacted at [email protected].


Posted in: Features, November 2015: Books and Pop Culture

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