Instructive Friends' and Related Writings
The Original Movement - 17th Century England
18th Century
  • Joseph Phipps, The Original and Present State of Man, etc. “In 1767, a book was published by Samuel Newton advancing many sentiments critical of the Society ofFriends, and more particularly attacking the principles propounded in Robert Barclay’sApology for theTrue Christian Divinity.In response to this publication, Joseph Phipps took up the pen in 1773 to clearthe Society from many unjust and untrue charges, and to defend the truths of the gospel as set forth byearly Friends.” Jason Henderson
19th Century