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Four Essays Defending Quaker Plain Dress

  • Plain Dress as Visual Koan
  • Plain Weird: In Defense of Quaker Plain Dress
  • My Responses to Things People Have Said to Me Opposing Plain Dress
  • Defense of Plain Dress circa 1896 by Charles Finney
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plain dress leading defended Christian women
plain dress leading defended Christian women
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Epistle 302
1673

"Of vain Feastings"

TO All Friends that live in the Truth, and by it are become God's Free-men and Women, and by the Truth and Power of God are brought out of the Worlds vain Fashions and Customs, in their Feastings and Revelings, and Banquetings, and Wakes, and other vain Feastings, where they spoil the Creatures, and dishonour the Lord God more those Times and Days, which they call Holy Days and Feast Days, than any other Times and Days; and therefore, you that are brought out of such things, and do see the Vanity ...

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