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Nicholas Ferrar of Little Gidding

A. L. Maycock

Nicholas Ferrar of Little Gidding

by A. L. Maycock

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Published by W. B. Eerdmans Pub. Co. in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Ferrar, Nicholas, 1592-1637.,
    • Church of England -- Clergy -- Biography.,
    • Clergy -- England -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby A. L. Maycock.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX5199.F4 M3 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 322 p., [1] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages322
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4102164M
      ISBN 100802818536
      LC Control Number80016684

        Nicholas Ferrar a window in the Chapel of Clare Chapel, Cambridge TS Eliot and Little Gidding TS Eliot honours Nicholas Ferrar in Little Gidding, his fourth poem in the Four Quartets. Early in , on one of his visits to the Society of the Sacred Mission at Kelham Hall in Nottinghamshire, Eliot was asked to read and criticise the manuscript of a verse play written by one of the members. The Story Books of Little Gidding: Being the Religious Dialogues Recited in the Great Room: Ferrar, Nicholas: : BooksAuthor: Nicholas Ferrar.

      Nicholas Ferrar is the author of Brief memoirs of Nicholas Ferrar ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews), The Story Books of Little Gidding ( avg rati. Nicholas Ferrar at Little Gidding Nicholas Ferrar was the son of a London merchant who was an early member of the Virginia Company, the group which established the American colony in In Nicholas succeeded his elder brother John as the company’s Deputy, becoming responsible for its day-to-day administration.

        The Anglican church of St. John in Little Gidding, Cambridgeshire, describes his life and his family's retreat to Little Gidding, a community of prayer: Nicholas Ferrar was the son of a London merchant who was an early member of the Virginia Company, the . Nicholas Ferrar of Little Gidding by Maycock, A. L at - ISBN - ISBN - Eerdmans - - Softcover.


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Nicholas Ferrar of Little Gidding Paperback – January 1, by Alan Lawson Maycock (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Paperback "Please retry" $ Cited by:   The community at Little Gidding that emerges in the gentle Huntingdonshire countryside in the mid- s, under the leadership of Nicholas Ferrar and his mother Mary, has held its fascination down the years.

It is still, today, a place of retreat and by: 6. A biography of Nicholas Ferrar () and his family with a focus on his background, his education and experiences that shaped that ministry as well as the circumstances that brought the family to the village of Little Gidding in Cambridgeshire.

Avoiding the hagiographic tone adopted by Ferrar's biographers, Joyce Ransome shows how the search for community was central. Nicholas Ferrar of Little Gidding: Author: Alan Lawson Maycock: Contributor: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain) Edition: reprint: Publisher: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, Original from: the University of Wisconsin - Madison: Digitized: Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

These are the story books of the ‘Little Academy’ at Little Gidding led by Nicholas Ferrar. The Academy was a subset of Nicholas Ferrar’s religious community at Little Gidding. The Academy was comprised of Ferrar and several other members of his family, and their primary object was to meet regularly to discuss stories based on historical.

nicholas ferrar and little gidding During the span of the reign of King Charles I in a little village in Huntingdonshire, not too far from Cambridge, lived a family, the Ferrar family. Here mother, sons and daughter, and grandchildren showed how to live the Gospel by.

Nicholas Ferrar» Born in London inNicholas Ferrar was educated at Clare Hall (now Clare College), Cambridge and elected a fellow there in From he travelled extensively on the continent for five years, and on his return worked with the Virginia Company, and was briefly elected to Parliament.

The horse shoes are a pun on the name Ferrar – since a farrier is one who shoes horses. The crest shows an ostrich holding a horse shoe. Legend has it that the ostrich eats iron (in Shakespeare’s Henry VI Part II Jack Cade threatens to ‘make thee eat iron like an ostrich’), and in heraldry this is frequently in the form of a horse shoe.

The motto, a further pun on ‘Ferrar’ and on. Little Gidding is also famous for the visit, inof the poet T. Eliot, who published "Little Gidding" as the conclusion of his "Four Quartets" in In the Church's Calendar Nicholas Ferrar is celebrated on 4th December.

At Ferrar House this celebration will. - Buy The Web of Friendship: Nicholas Ferrar and Little Gidding: 1 book online at best prices in India on Read The Web of Friendship: Nicholas Ferrar and Little Gidding: 1 book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified : Joyce Ransome.

Little Gidding was the home of a small Anglican religious community established in by Nicholas Ferrar, two of his siblings and their extended families. It was founded around strict adherence to Christian worship in accordance with the Book of Common Prayer and the High Church (or Catholic) heritage of the Church of y: England.

Nicholas Ferrar, (born Feb. 22,London, Eng.—died Dec. 4,Little Gidding, near Huntingdon, Huntingdonshire), Anglican clergyman, founder and director of a celebrated Christian community devoted to spiritual discipline and social service.

Ferrar was also a friend of the English devotional poet George Herbert and brought Herbert’s poetry to public attention.

This the Ferrars did, and the superbly produced and bound manuscript passed through the royal collection, and is now on display at the British Library.

Nicholas Ferrar, who was never married, died inand was buried outside the church in Little Gidding. Nicholass brother John assumed the leadership of the community. Best Sellers Today's Deals Electronics Customer Service Books New Releases Home Computers Gift Ideas Gift Cards Sell All Books Children's Books School Books History Fiction Travel & Holiday Arts & Photography Mystery & Suspense Business & InvestingAuthor: Joyce Ransome.

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The author plumbed the largely unpublished collection of Ferrar manuscripts at Magdalene College, Cambridge for this continuation of his full-length biography, Nicholas Ferrar of Little Gidding (). Nicholas Ferrar and his extended family arrived at Little Gidding in and established a small community devoted to 'ora et labora,' intent.

Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Maycock, A.L. (Alan Lawson), Nicholas Ferrar of Little Gidding. Nicholas Ferrar (22 February – 4 December ) was an English scholar, courtier, businessman and man of religion.

Ordained as a deacon in the Church of England and having lost much of the family fortune in the Virginia Company, he retreated with his extended family in to the manor of Little Gidding in he lived for his remaining years in an informal spiritual.

The Web of Friendship Nicholas Ferrar and Little Gidding by. Author: ritol 0 Comments. The Story Books of Little Gidding Being the Religious. Nicholas Ferrar was a scholar and businessman, briefly an MP, and a deacon in the Church of England.

He was a close friend of the poet and hymn writer, George Herbert. Inhaving lost much of the family fortune in the Virginia Company, he retreated with his family in to the manor of Little Gidding in Huntingdonshire.

In the 20th century there was a revival of interest in Ferrar & Little Gidding, typified by the romantic historical novel John Inglesant. Bp Mandell Creighton (Bishop of London at the turn of the century) wrote an article on Ferrar for the Dictionary of National Biography.Buy The Story Books of Little Gidding by Ferrar, Nicholas online on at best prices.

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