The Quaker Jesus: The Life and Writings of James Nayler

During this course, we will get to know James Nayler who was a significant early Quaker leader, seen by many as an equal to George Fox. This will include an overview of his life and writings, detailed consideration of a number of his tracts, an assessment of his contribution to the development of the peace testimony, and an examination of what was going on in Bristol in October 1656, when he re-enacted Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem.

Tutor: Stuart Masters

Pricing and accommodation: £245 ensuite room

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