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Published by Friends United Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Quakers,
  • Religious,
  • Christianity - Quakers,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Religious,
  • United States,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Religion / Christianity,
  • Religion,
  • Poor,
  • Christianity - History - Protestant,
  • Christianity - Quaker,
  • Diaries,
  • Essays,
  • Moulton, Phillips P.,
  • Society of Friends,
  • Religion : Christianity - History - Protestant,
  • Religion : Christianity - Quaker,
  • Woolman, John,
  • Slavery,
  • Woolman, John,,
  • 1720-1772,
  • Biography

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8447151M
ISBN 100944350100
ISBN 109780944350102

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The dyed material represents a masking of not only physical, but spiritual dirt, sin that can be excused or unacknowledged by Christians who wish to continue to reap the economic benefits of slavery. For Woolman, a clean, simple cloth represents a cleansed, moral soul. Works Cited. Woolman, John. The Journal and Major Essays of John Woolman. The Journal of John Woolman is the autobiography of North American slavery abolitionist, journalist, and merchant John Woolman. Published after Woolman’s death, and continuously into the present day, it is now one of the longest-published books . The Journal of John Woolman essays are academic essays for citation. These papers were written primarily by students and provide critical analysis of The Journal of John Woolman by John : John Woolman. Journal of John Woolman. the reproofs of instruction, vanity was added to vanity, and repentance to repentance. Upon the whole, my mind became more and more alienated from the truth, and I hastened. toward destruction.

  Woolman based his Journal on personal diaries, rewriting and editing it with his Quaker audience foremost in mind. His essays apparently were aimed for a wider audience; they show his familiarity with Enlightenment trends that many Friends ignored/5(5). The secret of Woolman's purity of style is that his eye is single, and that conscience dictated his words. This Quaker preacher and tailor was a man of wisdom and true philosophy. These pages are filled with insight and messages for our time. A major classic of American : $ Complete summary of John Woolman's The Journal of John Woolman. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The Journal of John Woolman. John Woolman. A portion of this article is taken (with permission) from the Introduction to the Journal and Major Essays of John Woolman, to be published about Dec. 1, , by Oxford University Press, as a volume in A Library of Protestant Thought. 1 S. T. Coleridge, Collected Letters of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, ed. E. L.