While the Seceders
accounted for just 2 percent of the Dutch population at the time, they made up nearly half the country's immigrants to the United States before 1850.
Instead, its members accused seceders
of lacking faith, maturity, and spiritual conviction.
They are an extension of Al Khawarij [the Seceders
in the late 7th century who developed and adopted extreme doctrines, declaring other Muslims non-believers who could be killed]," he said in his statement last week
Lincoln had once hoped that the secession problem could be resolved without dealing too harshly with the seceders
, that appeals to "the mystic chords of memory" would draw them back.
It is a new affront and wrong to the slave states, and raises a wall against the return of the seceders
built an imposing new synagogue, B'nai Jeshurun; but apparently it wasn't good enough, because just three years later a group of Jews split from B'nai Jeshurun to found their own congregation, Anshe Chesed.
Though Presbyterians arrived in Ireland by way of Scotland in large numbers in the early 1600s, they rather quickly divided (or continued their divisions) into several splinter groups, including the conservative Old Light, Seceders
(Burgher and Antiburgher), (Marrow men) and Covenanters, moderate New Light, Arians that formed the Remonstrant synod, liberals, non-subscribers and Unitarians.
The Kharijites (the Seceders
, those who initially followed Ali) militantly opposed the Umayyads and believed that works not only reflected, but also affected one's faith and that one did not remain a Muslim after a grave sin.
problems than abolitionists or seceders
We may, nevertheless, be permitted to note that in the memorable engagement between the two bodies which have organised the Salons of 1890, victory has fallen to the lot of the seceders
After 1870, when Pius IX secured the doctrine of infallibility from the First Vatican Council, there were more seceders
who tried to create an Italian parallel to the Germanic 'Old Catholics', though their two significant leaders later parted, one returning to Rome and the other, the ecumenical pioneer Ugo Janni, becoming Waldensian.
Already in the first major confrontation over ratifying the Constitution, which took place in Pennsylvania several weeks after the close of the Constitutional Convention, the Seceders
from the state Assembly called upon their electorate to consider whether the rights of citizens could be regarded as safe under a constitution which did not contain a bill of rights.