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Witchcraft and Quakerism

a study in social history

by Amelia M. Gummere

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Published by The Biddle Press; [etc., etc. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Witchcraft.,
  • Society of Friends

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Amelia Mott Gummere ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF1571 .G9
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. l., 5-69 p.
    Number of Pages69
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7003728M
    LC Control Number08037756
    OCLC/WorldCa4166490

      Brian P. Levack is John Green Regents Professor of History at the University of Texas at Austin. A former Guggenheim Fellow, his other writings on witchcraft include Articles on Witchcraft, Magic, and Demonology (), The Witch-Hunt in Early Modern Europe (), and Witchcraft and Magic in Europe: The Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries (). Witchcraft and Quaker Convincements: Lynn, Massachusetts, connecting witchcraft and the Devil to Quakerism (Thomas ). The The most important English book which promoted a skeptical attitude towards witchcraft beliefs, Reginald Scot's Discoverie of Witch-.

      Anonymous asked: oh also if there's any resources on atheistic witchcraft. thanks again There aren’t many, unfortunately! Most books on witchcraft are centred around ditheistic, Wicca-flavoured religious craft and the atheist or non-Pagan witch will need to pick through these things to find something of value. Too many books purport to be about witchcraft and. Braithwaite, William C., THE SECOND PERIOD OF copy. TRADE PAPERBACK. Heritage Books, Index, pages. "In this sequel to the edition of The Beginnings of Quakerism, Braithwaite examines the period of organization and growth experienced by the Society of Friends in the late 17th and early 18th is during this period that the dynamic leadership of .

      Here, Elmer’s work had a precursor that is effusively acknowledged at the outset, Ian Bostridge’s Witchcraft and its Transformations c–c (), which argued as relentlessly for the primacy of political factors in dictating attitudes to witchcraft as Elmer does for the early modern period as a whole. Yet Elmer’s account is, in. Witchcraft - Or The Art Of Fortune-telling Unveiled - W Pinchbeck () Witchcraft & Devil Lore In The Channel Islands - J Pitts Witchcraft & Quakerism - A Gummere Witchcraft and.. superstitious record in the south-western district of Scotland - J Wood () Witchcraft Detected & Prevented - Seller Rating: % positive.


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Witchcraft and Quakerism Author: Amelia Mott Gummere. It is also an invaluable source for one particular accusation that was levelled at the Quakers with inordinate frequency, that of using diabolical witchcraft to promote the new heresy and subvert the established order.

Historians of Quakerism have often noted this trend. There is little doubt that Nathaniel Hawthorne's interest in the Puritan mistreatment of Quakers and the later persecution in Salem of those accused of witchcraft during the terrible summer of grew out of a personal sense of involvement in these dark chapters of Salem history.

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Quakerism Demonology and the Decline Guggenheim Fellow, his other writings on witchcraft include Articles on Witchcraft, Magic, and Demonology (), The Witch-Hunt in Early Modern Europe (), and Witchcraft and Magic in Europe: The Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries ().

and has written several books on the subject 5/5(1). This important collection brings together both established figures and new researchers to offer fresh perspectives on the ever-controversial subject of the history of witchcraft.

Using Keith Thomas's Religion and the Decline of Magic as a starting point, the contributors explore the changes of the last twenty-five years in the understanding of early modern witchcraft, and suggest new 4/5(1).

Hawthorne's interest in the Puritan persecution of the Quakers grew, at least in part, out of the fact that his ancestor, William Hathorne, was one of those responsible for their mistreatment in the 's. favorite target of witchcraft which is hunting (catching or snaring) our souls (mind, will, emotions).

Through witchcraft God's people can be brought into bondage, thus becoming captives, having their souls entrapped. Norman Parish, a missionary in Guatemala, relates the story of a recent raid on a witchcraft center by authorities in Guatemala.

Early Quakerism, unlike Puritanism, shared with Catholicism a mystical tradition, visionary and ecstatic. The similarity of symptoms of religious ecstasy and those attrib- uted to diabolical possession led English Puritans to write many tracts connecting witchcraft and the Devil to Quakerism (Thomas ).

State-building and witch-hunting in early modern Europe Brian Levack; Part II. Witchcraft and Religion: 5. The Devil in the Old World and the New Fernando Cervantes; 6. 'Saints or sorcerers': Quakerism, demonology and the decline of witchcraft in seventeenth-century England Peter Elmer; Part III.

The Making of a Witch: : $ 1. Two Friends who are especially sensitive to the Christian roots of Quakerism and who read an earlier draft of this paper felt the description given above of the import for Christian people of matters such as witchcraft is greatly understated by the use of the terms like “denigrated” and “negative feelings.”.

Additional Physical Format: Print version: Gummere, Amelia M. (Amelia Mott), Witchcraft and Quakerism. Philadelphia, Biddle Press; [etc.], [©].

A rare library of amazing books that is a unique collection of ancient and vintage books made available for the first time on one DVD [computer disk] – a unique and extremely rare collection covering all aspects of witchcraft, the Occult, magic, necromancy, magic Seller Rating: % positive.Witchcraft (or witchery) is the practice of magical skills, spells, and abilities.

Witchcraft is a broad term that varies culturally and societally, and thus can be difficult to define with precision. Historically, and currently in most traditional cultures worldwide—notably in Asia, South America, Africa, the African diaspora, and Indigenous communities—the term is commonly associated.Witchcraft and Quakerism a study in social history / (Philadelphia: Biddle ; London: Headley, c), by Amelia M.

Gummere (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Letters on demonology and witchcraft, (London, New York: G. Routledge and sons, ), by Walter Scott and Henry Morley (page images at HathiTrust).