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Quaker meeting houses of Ireland

David M. Butler

Quaker meeting houses of Ireland

an account of the some 150 meeting houses and 100 burial grounds in Ireland, from the arrival of the movement in 1654 to the present time, and a guide to sources

by David M. Butler

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Published by Irish Friends Historical Committee in Dublin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Quaker church buildings -- Ireland.,
    • Cemeteries -- Ireland.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementtext and drawings by David M. Butler.
      ContributionsReligious Society of Friends in Ireland. Historical Committee.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA5485 .B88 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination256 p. :
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3461510M
      ISBN 100951987062
      LC Control Number2005415887
      OCLC/WorldCa56890185

      Quakers, also called Friends, are a historically Christian denomination whose formal name is the Religious Society of Friends or Friends Church. Members of the various Quaker movements are all generally united by their belief in the ability of each human being to experientially access the light within, or "that of God in every one".Founder: George Fox. We recommend booking Quaker Meeting House tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. See all 2 Quaker Meeting House tours on Tripadvisor4/5(39).

      Source: The Quaker Meeting Houses of Britain, by David M. Butler and the Friends Historical Society, pub. c Family History Library book K24bd, vol. 2. Records: Other: Births , Marriages , , - 3 entries, Deaths , , Meeting Minutes , Visitors to Kelso Meeting The Quaker Meeting Houses Heritage Project is a national survey of Quaker meeting houses. It covers properties still being used as meeting houses. It also covers those still owned by Quaker meetings, but not used specifically as meeting houses. It was commissioned .

        So, from about it was decided that the group needed a permanent meeting place. By then The Toleration Act of meant that the situation had become a little easier. And the group felt safe to start work on a simple cob and thatch house. One of the oldest Quaker Meeting Houses in England was completed in   Introduction Quakers - the Religious Society of Friends Quaker meeting at Gracechurch Street ©. Quakers are members of a group with Christian roots that began in England in the s.


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Belfast Quakers, Belfast. likes. Quakers, or The Religious Society of Friends, believe the Light of God is in each of us. We meet together for worship every Sunday morning, at 11am for an hour, Followers: Stocking Lane, D16 V3F8 Phone: ++ 1 Email: [email protected] CHY: CRA: Currently, there are just over 1, members in Ireland.

The centre of Quaker spiritual life is the Sunday Meeting for Worship. Click on one of the 28 Meetings throughout Ireland for details of the nearest one to you. The best way of finding out about Quakers is to go to. The Ireland Yearly Meeting is unprogrammed and is more conservative than Britain Yearly Meeting.

They have c.1, members in 28 meetings across the Republic of Ireland, and in Northern Ireland. The Friendly Word is a bimonthly magazine published by Quakers in Ireland. Rathgar Junior School, and Newtown School, Waterford are Quaker ethos Founder: William Edmundson.

United Kingdom. See also the list of Friends Meeting Houses in England. Blackheath Quaker Meeting House in south-east London, England; Briggflatts Meeting House, near Sedbergh, Cumbria, England; Brighton Friends Meeting House, Brighton, East Sussex, England; Coanwood Friends Meeting House, in an isolated, unpopulated valley south of Hadrian's Wall, about 2 miles (3 km) east of the village of.

How to Find a Friends Meeting Near You. Submitted by QICadmin on Tue, If you are Quaker meeting houses of Ireland book for a meeting in Great Britain or Ireland: Voices of Friends is the online outreach of the Wider Quaker Fellowship sponsored by Friends World Committee for Consultion Section of the America.

BUTLER, D., The Quaker Meeting Houses Author: Peter J. Collins. Inthe Quaker faith (Religious Society of Friends) began in Ireland. Its roots can be found among English soldiers, farmers, and merchants who arrived in Ireland after the English Civil War ().

These immigrants converted to the new religion from a variety of other nonconforming protestantthere were Quaker meetings across Ireland within the provinces of.

Find a Quaker Meeting near you. Coronavirus. Many Quaker meetings are currently holding worship online. Details of each meeting's activities are available on their website or social media pages which can be found using this search tool.

Recommended Citation. Collins, Peter J. () "Butler's "The Quaker Meeting Houses of Ireland" - Book Review," Quaker Studies: Vol. Iss.2, Article Author: Peter J.

Collins. Welcome to the website of the Eustace Street Meeting House. The Religious Society of Friends (better known as Quakers) have worshipped on Eustace Street for over years.

Situated at the heart of Dublin city centre, in the Temple Bar area, our Meeting House welcomes Friends and attenders from Dublin and all over the world.

InIrish Quakers celebrated the th anniversary of the opening of their first Meeting House. This was in Lurgan, County Armagh, and it took place just one year after the first Quaker in Ireland, William Edmundson, had himself been converted to the principles of the Friends.

William Edmunson established a meeting in Lurgan as early as Quaker meeting houses in the Bann Valley area that were formed in the mid to late seventeenth century and included Toberhead, Dunglady and Coleraine in county Derry and in Co Antrim - Ballynacree (on the Vow road near Ballymoney), Lower Grange near Portglenone and Antrim town.

Get this from a library. The Quaker meeting houses of Ireland: an account of the some meeting houses and burial grounds in Ireland, from the arrival of the movement in to the present time, and a guide to sources.

[David M Butler; Religious Society of Friends in Ireland. Historical Committee.]. George Fox, the founder of Quakers, came to Ireland inand William Penn became a convinced Quaker in Cork. The first permanent Quaker Meeting House in Ireland was built in Ina small group of Quakers built a boarding school to provide an education for the children of poor Quaker families.

Four Quaker schools remain in Ireland. Limerick Quaker Meeting, Limerick, Ireland. likes 7 talking about this 9 were here. Posts that may be of interest to people who know Quakers in Limerick, or are associated with themFollowers: The Quaker Meeting Houses of Ireland.

An Account of the some Meting Houses and Burial Grounds in Ireland, from the arrival of the Movement in to the Present time, and a guide to sources. Text and Drawings buy David M.

Butler. Irish Friends Historical Committee. Navigating this web site: Entries are not in alphabetical order but instead age order. New entries are added to the bottom of each section.

Use the search function of your browser to locate entries. Explore Friends Journal, the magazine dedicated to communicating Quaker experience in order to connect and deepen spiritual lives.

Watch short videos about Friends at QuakerSpeak. Quaker meeting houses tend to be unassuming buildings – a reflection of the Quakers’ simple values.

Meeting houses embody function over ornament, and as they do not need either a symbolic focal point such as an altar or a prominent pulpit for preaching, they are plainly decorated and furnished. About Quaker Finder FGC will list Quaker meetings and churches on Quaker Finder whose Yearly Meetings are located primarily in the United States and Canada.

For U.S. and Canadian-based Yearly Meetings who have formally-affiliated Monthly Meeting and Worship Groups in Mexico (such as through Pacific Yearly Meeting), we will also list these.

When Quakers built Hertford Meeting House in they were more likely to be persecuted than praised for their style of building. This week it is one of 17 Quaker meeting houses to be listed or upgraded and preserved for the nation by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) on the advice of Historic England.over Ireland.

Both these Meeting Houses were used in addition to one at Wormwood Gate, until firstly Meath Place,and then Sycamore Alley,Meeting Houses were completed.

MEATH PLACE MEETING HOUSE,DUBLIN. In the large Meeting House at Meath Place was erected to replace the earlier one at Wormwood! Gate, which had become too Size: KB.Butler, in his book on The Quaker Meeting Houses of Ireland, records that the first meeting house in the area was built inpresumed to have been on land owned by the Christy family.

By this meeting house had been replaced by another one which was itself replaced not long after in