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Evangelism, Feminism and Social Reform: Quaker Women Ministers and Holiness Revival

“In our era, the road to holiness necessarily passes through the world of action” (Hammarskjöld 122). Although Dag Hammarskjöld penned these words in the late twentieth century, his dictum would have been heartily embraced by Quaker women transformed by the revival spirit of the nineteenth century. A common presupposition among Quaker theologians and historians is […]

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