Where did Quakerism
come from?

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founder Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)

In 17th Century England, George Fox studied the Bible but found little agreement between its teachings and the actual practices of so-called religious people. Much of the advice he was given seemed irrelevant, so as a young man he left his work and began searching. During this time of social unrest and war, he heard a voice within saying, "There is One, even Christ Jesus, that can speak to thy condition."

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George Fox is buried in London.

In keeping with Quaker beliefs in plainness and modesty, his grave has only a simple marker