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by brother John
Thu Apr 19, 2018 9:14 am
Forum: Research on Brethren (e.g. History, Sociology and Demographics)
Topic: The 2015 Schism in the Renton Fellowship
Replies: 87
Views: 65872

Re: The 2015 Schism in the Renton Fellowship

The fragmentation of the Renton group is continuing, I've heard of individuals leaving a locality in the north of England which at the time of Aberdeen consisted of more than 40 people and is down to just 3. With no youngsters involved the end is surely nigh!
by brother John
Mon Apr 16, 2018 8:57 am
Forum: Research on Brethren (e.g. History, Sociology and Demographics)
Topic: Little Flock Hymn Book
Replies: 1
Views: 1333

Little Flock Hymn Book

I am researching the hymn books used by the the various closed brethren group's. I'm particularly interested in the 1903 revision, and wondered if anyone knows where I could obtain a copy?
by brother John
Thu Apr 12, 2018 9:27 am
Forum: Personal Memoirs
Topic: In the Days of Rain. A daughter. A father. A cult.
Replies: 62
Views: 12753

Re: In the Days of Rain. A daughter. A father. A cult.

Rebecca Stott interviewed on the Jeremy Vine programme, BBC radio 2 on Wednesday 11 April 2018. The interview starts at 1:11:06.
by brother John
Thu Mar 01, 2018 9:30 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: 'Exclusive Brethren' -who?
Replies: 6
Views: 869

Re: 'Exclusive Brethren' -who?

If we are venturing into the realms of slang, maybe pissheads would fit?
by brother John
Wed Feb 28, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: 'Exclusive Brethren' -who?
Replies: 6
Views: 869

Re: 'Exclusive Brethren' -who?

Amused by your referring to EB as religious pissants.
by brother John
Sat Nov 18, 2017 12:38 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: The Open Brethren
Replies: 20
Views: 2480

Re: The Open Brethren

Having spent my formative year's in the Taylor Exclusive Brethren during the tyrannical reign of J Taylor junior, I remember the people who left in 59/early 60's we're vilified the most, followed by the open brethren and then the rest of "Christendom". Regarding the Open Brethren, I'm reading a book...
by brother John
Mon Oct 30, 2017 3:29 pm
Forum: Research on Brethren (e.g. History, Sociology and Demographics)
Topic: Bible truth publishers
Replies: 1
Views: 666

Bible truth publishers

Just chanced upon Bible Truth Publishers website and wondered which branch of Brethren they are linked to? I notice they are big on J N Darby.
by brother John
Thu Oct 19, 2017 7:32 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: How do the Brethren use the Gospels?
Replies: 26
Views: 3180

Re: How do the Brethren use the Gospels?

Brother Rev, I'm intrigued by your expression "moved to Renton light". Is this a distinct group that is light on the rules? Or a tongue in cheek reference to light as opposed to dark? Going back to the subject of this thread, it seems to me that the E.B. use the gospels and other scripture out of co...
by brother John
Fri Jul 28, 2017 1:05 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: WILL ANYONE EVER STAND UP TO TRUMP OR HALES?
Replies: 116
Views: 8164

Re: WILL ANYONE EVER STAND UP TO TRUMP OR HALES?

Just a question for Ian, do you know which books of the Darby bible were translated after his death?
by brother John
Thu Jul 20, 2017 7:25 am
Forum: Personal Memoirs
Topic: In the Days of Rain. A daughter. A father. A cult.
Replies: 62
Views: 12753

Re: In the Days of Rain. A daughter. A father. A cult.

Thank you for the confirmation Ian. I guess all will be revealed in good time.