Quakers: All Alike, All Different
Quaker doctrines emerge from the stories they tell about each other.
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Prohibitory Act of the British Parliament -- 1775
This is the British Act which started the Revolutionary War. The two Legislative bodies should have known better than to react in haste, but the British Parliament in London and its opponent the Continental Congress in Philadelphia -- started a Revolutionary War. Apparently Lord North issued a Prohibitory Act and John Adams responded to it, but the real hotheads were Charles Townsend and William Bradford. Everybody involved thought Independence was an improbable outcome.
Originally published: Tuesday, April 26, 2011; most-recently modified: Monday, June 03, 2019