Other locations were Enfield Shaker Villages in Connecticut and New Hampshire; Canterbury; and in Maine the Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village in New Gloucester and Alfred Shaker Historic District.
After Ann Lee and James Whittaker died, Joseph Meacham (1742–1796) became the leader of the Shakers in 1787.
Also in New York, there was Groveland and Watervliet Shaker Villages.
In Massachusetts were Hancock, Harvard; Shirley and Tyringham Shaker Villages.
They believed in the renunciation of sinful acts and that the end of the world was near. The marriage of the Lamb, the first resurrection, the new Jerusalem descended from above, these are even now at the door.
And when Christ appears again, and the true church rises in full and transcendent glory, then all anti-Christian denominations—the priests, the Church, the pope—will be swept away.
Their belief was based upon spiritualism and included the notion that they received messages from the spirit of God which were expressed during religious revivals.
They also experienced what they interpreted as messages from God during silent meditations and became known as "Shaking Quakers" because of the ecstatic nature of their worship services. The new heaven and new earth prophesied of old is about to come.
The United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing, more commonly known as the Shakers, is a millenarian restorationist Christian sect founded in the 18th century in England.They are also known for their simple living, architecture, and furniture.During the mid-19th century, an Era of Manifestations resulted in a period of dances, gift drawings, and gift songs inspired by spiritual revelations.At the present time, there is only one active Shaker village, Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village, which is located in Maine.Their celibacy combined with external and internal societal changes resulted in the thinning of the Shaker community, and consequently many of the other Shaker settlements are now village museums.The most complete selection of top porn cams, best free sex chats, most visited xxx live websites and more, all gathered on My Porn Cams.This chart brings you all the different adult live entertainment solutions divided by categories."Mother Ann", as her followers later called her, claimed numerous revelations regarding the fall of Adam and Eve and its relationship to sexual intercourse.A powerful preacher, she called her followers to confess their sins, give up all their worldly goods, and take up the cross of celibacy and forsake marriage, as part of the renunciation of all "lustful gratifications".Lee, revealed as the "second coming" of Christ, traveled throughout the eastern states, preaching her gospel views.Aside from the first community, Mount Lebanon, a number of new Shaker communities formed during the 5-year-period between 17.