An EARLY VIEW OF THE SHAKERS Benson John Lossing and the Harper""s Article of July 1857 by June Sprigg

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  • Religion,
  • Christian Denominations And Sects,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • Shakers,
  • Christianity - Shaker,
  • Religion / Shakers,
  • History,
  • Description and travel,
  • New Lebanon,
  • New Lebanon (N.Y.),
  • New York (State)

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ContributionsDon Gifford (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
Number of Pages91
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Open LibraryOL8383250M
ISBN 10087451472X
ISBN 109780874514728


The community meeting-house was the center of Shaker worship services on Sunday. Spontaneous dancing was part of Shaker worship until the early s, when it was replaced by choreographed dancing. Spontaneous dancing returned around the s, but by the end of the 19th century dancing ceased during worship.

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Hanover: Published for Hancock Shaker Village by University Press of New England, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Don Gifford; Benson John Lossing; Hancock Shaker Village.

Isaac N. Youngs, the scribe and historian for the New Lebanon, New York, Church Family of Shakers, preserved a great deal of information on the era of manifestations, which Shakers referred to as Mother Ann's Work, in his Domestic Journal, his diary, Sketches of Visions, and his history, A Concise View of the Church of God.

The Shakers were ordinary people who chose to give up their families, property, and worldly ties in order “to know, by daily experience, the peaceable nature of Christ’s kingdom.”. The Shakers are a nearly-defunct religious organization whose formal name is the United Society of An EARLY VIEW OF THE SHAKERS book in Christ’s Second group grew out of a branch of Quakerism founded in England in by Jane and James Wardley.

Shakerism combined aspects of Quaker, French Camisard, and millennial beliefs and practices, along with the revelations of visionary Ann Lee. Membership in Shaker communities declined steadily after the Civil War. The Believers’ ascetic lifestyle and fervent spirituality proved no match for the pull of modern life, and by the early twentieth century, many Shaker communities had closed for want of new members.

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As ofthere were only three known Shakers in America. Several former Shaker communities have become museums. Beliefs: The Shakers held four basic beliefs: celibacy (they taught that sexual intercourse is the root of sin), Christian communion, confession of sin, and separation from the world.

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