Inward Light
noun Date: circa 1632 inner light

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  • Inward Light. — See Inner Light. [1700 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • inward light — noun Usage: usually capitalized I&L : inner light …   Useful english dictionary

  • Inward Light. — See Inner Light. [1700 10] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Inward — In ward, Inwards In wards, adv. [AS. inweard. The ending s is prop. a genitive ending. See {Inward}, a., { wards}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Toward the inside; toward the center or interior; as, to bend a thing inward. [1913 Webster] 2. Into, or toward …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • light — light1 lightful, adj. lightfully, adv. /luyt/, n., adj., lighter, lightest, v., lighted or lit, lighting. n. 1. something that makes things visible or affords illumination: All colors depend on light. 2. Physics …   Universalium

  • Light-harvesting complex — A light harvesting complex is one or more polypeptide chains containing photosynthetic pigments, which surrounds a photosynthetic reaction centre and focuses energy, attained from photons absorbed by the pigment, inward toward the reaction centre …   Wikipedia

  • Inner light — is a concept which many Quakers, members of the Religious Society of Friends, use to express their faith and beliefs. Each Quaker has a different idea of what they mean by inner light , and this also varies internationally between Yearly Meetings …   Wikipedia

  • Inner Light — (in Quakerism) the light of Christ in the soul of every person, considered as a guiding force. Also called Inner Word, Inward Light, Christ Within. [1855 60] * * * ▪ religious concept and movement also called  Inward Light,         the… …   Universalium

  • Friends, Society of — known as Quakers Protestant denomination that arose in England in the mid 17th century. The movement began with radical English Puritans called Seekers, who rejected the Anglican church and other existing Protestant sects. They took their faith… …   Universalium

  • Quakers — Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) Logo used by Friends service organisations since the late 19th century Classification Protestant Theology Evangelical, Liberal, Orthod …   Wikipedia

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