A theology for our time: whose inner ...

A theology for our time: whose inner light?

There are 1 comment on the www.thefriend.org story from Mar 24, 2009, titled A theology for our time: whose inner light?. In it, www.thefriend.org reports that:

In his review of Patricia Williams' Quakerism: a theology for our time , Michael Thomas writes that his theological problem 'is whether the agnostic western conscience is different from the Judeo-Christian conscience, and from the Muslim conscience' The book does not help him resolve this issue, nor, he says, 'does it convince me that the Quaker ...

Join the discussion below, or Read more at www.thefriend.org.

Since: Jan 07

Phoenix AZ

#1 Mar 24, 2009
This is just another interpretation of a passage of Christian scripture.
The author does not seem to understand the meaning of 'Quaker Light.' He prefers to follow his mainline understanding of Christian Theology.
The Light is not just another gift of God to us, it is the very presence of God within.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Society of Friends Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Conscientious Objection: 100 years on Jan 31 little lamb 4
News Quakers object to funding for developing milita... (Dec '14) Dec '14 OwenEverett 1
News Daniel Boone and his family found freedom in th... (Dec '08) Jan '14 confused 15
Philip Gulley and James Mulholland (May '07) Dec '13 David 22
News Huntsville's Quakers keep peaceful traditions o... (Jun '13) Jun '13 Nassar 1
I want to do something to make change (Mar '13) Mar '13 Kelsea Rogers 1
throw the sermon on the mount overboard (Mar '13) Mar '13 god 1
More from around the web