Society of Friends -- Customs and practices -- Early works to 1800. : Something offered to the consideration of friends : with respect to the present difference about some things brought into the church of late, as for instance, the limit of a years time in the case of marriage, where the husband or wife is buried; as also that order that all persons that intend marriage, shall lay their intention before a womans meeting, distinct and apart from the men, &c. which we forbear further to set forth, or particularly to speak to, at this time, because we would not make the breach wider than it must needs be, so shall content our selves in offering something in general, at present.
Society of Friends -- Doctrine. : Truths defence; : truth: sepperating it selfe, from it's abuses, and its abusers ... Also, here is a swift and close pursuite, after severall dangerous, infectious and running errors, which by Robert Child priest, hath lately been sowen & spread abroad .. wch errors, are answered by R.T. ... Also, a true information of the evil, and error of one Humphrey Whittingh priest &c.; with a few words to the heads, & rulers of the nation of Ireland; and of the Colledge of Dublin ...
Society of Friends Doctrines -- See also the narrower term Inner Light
Society of Friends -- Doctrines -- 17th century. : The case of James Haviland, of the Isle of Purbeck, in the county of Dorset, presented to the view of every impartial reader; : but more particularly to the inhabitants of the isle and county aforesaid.
Society of Friends -- England -- 17th century -- Apologetic works. : Some particulars on the truths behalfe in love to the inhabitants of Newcastle : which may concern many other parts of this nation. This is given forth in answer to a false alarum sounded forth by a blind watch-man named Samuel Hammond, a chiefe priest of Newcastle ... but his spirit is tryed, and seen to be a false spirit .. who in stead of warning people against their enemies; hath warned them against the truth, and such as be in it. / For the clearing of whom, this was given forth by George VVhithead..
Society of Friends -- England -- Bristol -- Controversial literature. : Bristol Quakerism exposed : shewing the fallacy, perversion, ignorance, and error of Benjamin Cool, the Quakers chief preacher at Bristol, and of his followers and abettors there, discovered in his and their late book falsely called Sophistry detected, or, An answer to George Keith's Synopsis : wherein also both his deisme and inconsistency with himself and his brethren, with respect to the peculiar principles of Christianity, are plainly demonstrated / by George Keith.
Society of Friends -- England -- Bristol -- History. : A Relation of the inhumane and barbarous suffering of the people called Quakers : in the city of Bristoll during the mayoralty of John Knight, commonly called Sir John Knight commencing from the 29 of the 7 month 1663 to the 29 day of the same month, 1664 / impartially observed by a private hand, and now communicated for publick information by the said people.
Society of Friends -- England -- Carlisle -- History. : A vindication of a book, intituled, A brief account of many of the prosecutions of the people called Quakers, &c. : Presented to the members of both Houses of Parliament: in answer to a late examination thereof, in defence of the clergy of the diocese of York.