Browsing by Author "Lawson, John, of Lancaster."
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TextEEBO-TCP (Phase 2)Saul's errand to Damascus: with his packet of letters from the high-priests, against the disciples of the Lord. Or, A faithful transcript of a petition contrived by some persons in Lancanshire, who call themselves ministers of the gospel, breathing out threatnings and slaughters against a peaceable & godly people there, by them nick-named Quakers. Together with the defence of the persons thereby traduced, against the slanderous and false suggestions of that petition, and other untruths charged upon them. Published to no other end, but to draw out the bowels of tender compassion from all that love the poor despised servants of Jesus Christ, who have been the scorn of carnal men in all ages.Date of publication:
1653Description:Annotation on Thomason copy: "March 12.". Reproduction of the original in the British Library.This item contains 4 files (298.31 KB).Publicly Available
TextEEBO-TCP (Phase 1)Truth cleared, and the deceit made manifest or, An answer to a printed paper wherein are certaine untruths and false aspersions, cast upon a people, called Quakers, by some members of the church of Wrexham in Wales. With some questions answered: with other false accusations cast upon us, by one whose name is subscribed in print, Mr. Vavasor Powel, who is one of the chief priests of Wales, being in the generation of the scribes and pharisees. Let him that reads understand and he shall see it so. And likewise an answer to other slanders and false reports upon the same people, whom reproachfully they call Quakers, but we rather chuse to suffer reproaches, slanders, and false reports with the people of God, then to deny the power of God made manifest in us. By his servant who seeks the freedoms of Israels children, after the spirit, whom the world calls. Rich. Hubberthorn.Date of publication:
1654Description:A reply to an untraced work by Vavasor Powell. Includes on p. 12, with caption title: An answer to certaine lyes and false aspersions cast upon the truth, and the servants of Jesus Christ, .. by .. William Spencer. This ...This item contains 4 files (483.88 KB).Publicly Available