Scot miller's Blog – 10th mo. 2012 Archive (2)

Quakers, worship, and separate spaces... A new manner of "hedge"

 

The discussion below, of Quakerism and Heterotopia, is not an idea that is by any means unique to me. Other Friends have written on this topic before, and a quick google of the two terms together should produce results. The thoughts below are simply my own attempt to construct some sort of theological background for some constructs that are often in the background of much of what I right.

In sending out the essay below, I received some good feedback. An important piece was…

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Added by scot miller on 10th mo. 26, 2012 at 5:25pm — 2 Comments

Quaker Universalism from a Conservative Friend's view

Friends General Conference and Conservative Friends have more in common that they have differences. An interesting difference is the concern for universalist thinking. It is my belief that the two Quaker entities can find a common ground through which a common communion can take place through concepts of universalism. However, there are some things that I feel must necessarily take place for communion to be possible.

First, I want to address some particulars. Conservative Friends, as…

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Added by scot miller on 10th mo. 25, 2012 at 5:42pm — 17 Comments

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