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Dean Freiday manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-070

Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of typed manuscripts by Dean Freiday, including: "The Biblical Evidence for the Sacraments: A Critical Examination."

Dates

  • Undated.

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

Dean Freiday (1915-2007), was a Quaker writer and theologian, with special interests in discovering and discussing the commonalities between the Society of Friends and other Christian religions, particularly the Roman Catholic Church. He was chairman of the Christian Unity Committee (1966-1968), the Forum on Baptism, Eucharist, Mutually recognized Ministry (BEM), the Historic Peace Churches/Fellowship of Reconciliation (FPC/FOR), and the Christian and Interfaith Relations Committee (CIRC). He was also the editor of Quaker Religious Thought (1979-1989), an active member of the Commission on Faith and Order (F & O), the World Council of Churches (WCC), and the National Council of Churches of Christ (NCCC), Friends General Conference (FGC). He was a member of the Manasquan Monthly Meeting, in Manasquan, New Jersey, and was married to Esther Selke. He died in 2007.

Source: Finding Aid for the Dean Freiday Papers, Friends Historical Library, Swarthmore College

Extent

1 folders

Language

English

Overview

This collection is comprised of typed manuscripts by Dean Freiday.

Acquisition

See individual notes.

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed January, 2016.

Creator

Title
Dean Freiday manuscripts, undated
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
January, 2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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