George Fox
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"George Fox" was an English Dissenters/English Dissenter and a founder of the Religious Society of Friends, commonly known as the Quakers or Friends.

The son of a Leicestershire Weaver (occupation)/weaver, Fox lived in a time of great social upheaval and war. He rebelled against the Religion/religious and political authorities by proposing an unusual and uncompromising approach to the Christianity/Christian faith. He travelled throughout Britain as a dissenting preacher, for which he was often persecuted by the authorities who disapproved of his beliefs.

Fox married Margaret Fell, the widow of one of his wealthier supporters; she was a leading Friend. His ministry expanded and he undertook tours of North America and the Low Countries, between which he was imprisoned for over a year. He spent the final decade of his life working in London to organize the expanding Quaker movement.

Though his movement attracted disdain from some, others such as William Penn and Oliver Cromwell viewed Fox with respect.

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The Lord showed me, so that I did see clearly, that he did not dwell in these temples which men had commanded and set up, but in people's hearts . . . his people were his temple, and he dwelt in them.

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Why should any man have power over any other man's faith, seeing Christ Himself is the author of it?

I don't think there has been an increase yet, but I'm sure there will be. I'm also sure there will be an increase in gas thefts from parked vehicles and things of that nature.

I saw also that there was an ocean of darkness and death, but an infinite ocean of light and love, which flowed over the ocean of darkness.

I heard a voice which said, `There is one, even Christ Jesus, that can speak to thy condition', and when I heard it, my heart did leap for joy.

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When the Lord sent me forth into the world, He forbade me to put off my hat to any, high or low.

Justice Bennet of Derby, was the first that called us Quakers, because I bid them tremble at the word of the Lord. This was in the year 1650.