The Mother of Quakerism: The Life and Writings of Margaret Fell
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In this series of six *purely online* webinars run from 7.00pm to 8.30pm every Tuesday evening from 6 March to 10 April we will explore the life and writings of the Mother of Quakerism, Margaret Fell. Particular attention will be given to her contribution to the development of the early Quaker movement as a theologian, practical organiser, spiritual counsellor, political lobbyist, and advocate for women. In addition we will consider her letters to the Jewish communities in Amsterdam as an early example of Quaker interfaith engagement. All the webinars will be recorded and can be viewed later.
Only basic computer skills are needed for this course, together with access to e-mail and the internet. The course takes place in Woodbrooke’s online learning website, for which easy registration details will be provided. Full guidance will be given on how to access the course’s material, and help is available if you get stuck at any point.,
This online course is based on six live ninety-minute webinars.
Each webinar is recorded so you can follow the course using the recordings if you wish.
Downloadable resources and a discussion forum will be available to help you explore the webinar material further.
We recommend that you set aside about 2-3 hours per week to follow this course.
The course will not assume any prior knowledge, although some awareness of Quakerism and its history would be an advantage.
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