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“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” – George Fox

“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.”   – George Fox



George Fox was born this date, 7/19/1624, at Fenny Drayton (Drayton in the Clay) Leicestershire, England.   He founded of the Society of Friends, called Quakers by some.   Fox died 1/13/1691 at London.   His Journal was published (edited edition) in 1694.

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