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Quaker Culture: Unorthodoxy

Harold Loukes
On Heritage (July 2016)
Quaker Culture

[The] very raison d’etre of Quakerism lies in the claim that a passionate unorthodoxy is nearer to the truth than a habitual orthodoxy. . . We believe that mere orthodoxy has little value, and that confused, muddled thought of God is better than the repetition of formulas without thought; that it is better to think wrong than not to think at all.

– Harold Loukes (1958)

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