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Question 1: As true ________ (as distinct from civil partnership) is not legal in the United Kingdom these marriages will not be legally valid.
Domestic partnershipSame-sex unionCivil unionSame-sex marriage

Question 2: The Commonwealth of ________ was founded by William Penn, as a safe place for Friends to live in and practice their faith.
ConnecticutPennsylvaniaNorth CarolinaNew Jersey

Question 3: The founder of Quakerism is generally accepted to have been ________.
William PennFriends World Committee for ConsultationQuaker TapestryGeorge Fox

Question 4: In the ________, Friends were banished on pain of death — some (most famously Mary Dyer) were hanged on Boston Common for returning to preach their beliefs.
Massachusetts Bay ColonyGloucester, MassachusettsSalem, MassachusettsCambridge, Massachusetts

Question 5: [14] Similarly, ________ recounted an incident in his Journal in which when a minister claimed that the Scriptures were authoritative, Fox "...was commanded to tell them God did not dwell in temples made with hands.
Quaker TapestryFriends World Committee for ConsultationGeorge FoxWilliam Penn

Question 6: An interesting example of Quaker attitudes is in the writings of ________, Some Fruits of Solitude In Reflections And Maxims, written in his retirement.
John Greenleaf WhittierGeorge FoxWilliam PennFriends meeting house

Question 7: Other Friends, partly under the influence of movements such as ________, decided that it was possible to be truly led in ways contrary to Scripture, and that in such cases scripture should give way.
Liberal ChristianityRestorationism (Christian primitivism)NontrinitarianismChristology

Question 8: Thus they did not perform water ________ as a rite of membership.
LutheranismBaptismProtestant ReformationInfant baptism

Question 9: Other common names in the early days were "Children of the Light" and "Friends of the Truth", reflecting the central importance in early Quaker theology of Christ as an ________ that shows you your true condition.
Inner lightYearly MeetingClerk (Quaker)George Fox

Question 10: There are some monthly meetings that for this reason do not include "religious" in their name, while most larger ________, such as yearly meetings, use the full name.
Religious Society of FriendsHistory of the Religious Society of FriendsGeorge FoxFriends World Committee for Consultation

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