Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 5 of 5

Church Unity Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting Records

 Collection
Identifier: QM-Phy-715
Overview

The Church Unity Committee was composed of a small group of members-at-large appointed by the Yearly Meeting and those Friends who served "in any official capacity as representatives of this Yearly Meeting on State, National, or World Councils of Churches." It had originally been appointed by the Orthodox branch to coordinate ecumenical contacts. The Committee was laid down by Representative Meeting in 1973.

Dates: 1949-1955

Rachel Davis DuBois Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-035
Overview

Rachel Davis DuBois (1892-1993) was a Quaker educator, writer, and a pioneer in the interfaith and interracial dialogue and intercultural education. This collection contains the personal papers of Rachel Davis DuBois, including correspondence, writings, her work with interracial, intercultural, and interfaith projects, personal logs and notes, and miscellaneous material.

Dates: 1920-1993

Dean Freiday Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG5-215
Overview

This collection contains the correspondence and writings of Dean Freiday (b. 1915), a Quaker writer and theologian. The papers reflect his wide range of activities in numerous Christian church groups and discussion groups. The correspondence includes leading Friends, such as Arthur Roberts, Douglas Steere, and Larry Miller. His writings on topics specific to the Society of Friends and interfaith issues of ecumenism, ecclesiology, and the sacraments.

Dates: 1956-1999

"Quakerism and the Ecumenical Movement"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-042
Overview

The manuscript of Earl G. Harrison provides a historical overview of Quakerism from the emergence of the Society of Friends to the Orthodox-Hicksite and the Wilburite-Gurneyite separations. Harrison discusses both groups of Quakers in favor of, and opposed to, the ecumenical movement, and analyzes trends towards unity within Quakerism.

Dates: 1955

Puidoux Theological Conferences Collected Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Puidoux Theological Conferences
Dates: 1955-1973

Filtered By

  • Subject: Ecumenical movement X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Library
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 2
Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections 1
Swarthmore College Peace Collection 1
Quaker Meeting Records at Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections and Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College 1
 
Subject
Ecumenical movement 3
Church -- Unity 2
Quaker authors 2
Academic writing 1
Church and state -- Congresses -- History -- Sources 1