Benjamin Bayly
Benjamin Bayly (1671–1720), was an English divine.
Bayly matriculated at Oxford of St. Edmund's Hall on 20 March 1688, and graduated B.A. of Wadham College on 15 October 1692. He took the degree o...
Thomas Jackson (theologian)
Thomas Jackson (1579–1640) was an English theologian, and President of Corpus Christi College, Oxford. Originally a Calvinist, he became in later life an Arminian.
He was born at Witton-le-Wear, C...
Hermann Witsius
Hermann Witsius (Herman Wits or in Latin Hermannus Witsius) (12 February 1636 – 22 October 1708) was a Dutch theologian.
He was born at Enkhuizen. He studied at the University of Groningen, Leiden...
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Roger Goad
Roger Goad (1538–1610) was an English academic theologian, Provost of King's College, Cambridge, and three times Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge.
He was born at Horton, Buckinghamsh...
Hugh Gray (theologian)
Hugh Gray (died 1604) was an English churchman and academic, and the second Gresham Professor of Divinity.
He matriculated as a sizar of Trinity College, Cambridge, in May 1574, was elected schola...
Hannibal Gamon
Hannibal Gamon or Gammon (c.1582-c.1651) was an English Puritan divine.
Gamon, descended from a family originally resident at Padstow in Cornwall, was the eldest son of Hannibal Gamon, who married...
Benoit Turretin
Benoit Turretin (1588–1631), the son of Francesco Turretini, a native of Lucca, who settled in Geneva in 1579, was born at Zurich in November 1588. He was ordained a pastor in Geneva in 1612, an...
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Joachim Neander
Joachim Neander (Neumann) (1650 – 31 May 1680) was a German Reformed (Calvinist) Church teacher, theologian and hymn writer whose most famous hymn, Praise to the Lord, the Almighty, th...
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John Downame
John Downame (Downham) (1571–1652) was an English clergyman and theologian in London, who came to prominence in the 1640s, when he worked closely with the Westminster Assembly. He is now remembered fo...
Pierre de Bérulle
Pierre de Bérulle, Cong. Orat. (4 February 1575 – 2 October 1629), was a French Catholic priest, cardinal and statesman, one of the most important mystics of the 17th century in France, and founder of...
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Samuel Eaton
Samuel Eaton (1596?–1665), was an English independent divine.
Eaton was the third son of Richard Eaton, vicar of Great Budworth, Cheshire, and was born in the hamlet of Crowley in Great Budworth. ...
Martin Fynch
Martin Fynch or Finch (1628?–1698) was an English ejected minister.
Fynch was born about 1628, and entered the ministry about 1648. He was ejected from the vicarage of Tetney, Lincolnshire, by the...
Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet
Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet ([bɔsɥɛ]; September 27, 1627 – April 12, 1704) was a French bishop and theologian, renowned for his sermons and other addresses. He has been considered by many to be one of the...
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Ralph Battell
Ralph Battell, D.D. (1649–1713) was an English divine.Battell was the son of Ralph Battell, M.A., rector of All Saints' and St. John's, Hertford. was born on 11 April 1649, and received his education ...
Robert Abbot (theologian)
Robert Abbot (1588? - 1662?) was an English theologian who promoted puritan doctrines. He is sometimes mistakenly described as the son of the Archbishop of Canterbury, George Abbot, but this is genera...
Ephraim Udall
Ephraim Udall (died 1647) was an English Royalist divine.Udall was son of John Udall. He was admitted a pensioner of Emmanuel College, Cambridge, in July 1606, proceeded B.A. in 1609, and commenced M....
Disputationes
Disputationes (full title: Disputationes de Controversiis Christianae Fidei adversus hujus temporis Haereticos, also referred to as De Controversiis) is a work on dogmatics by Robert Bellarmine. It ha...
Thomas Gataker
Thomas Gataker (* London, 4 September 1574; † Cambridge, 27 June 1654) was an English clergyman and theologian.
He was born in London, the son of Thomas Gatacre. He was educated at St John's Colle...
Robert Barclay
Robert Barclay (23 December 1648 – 3 October 1690) was a Scottish Quaker, one of the most eminent writers belonging to the Religious Society of Friends and a member of the Clan Barclay. He was also go...
Robert Crosse
Robert Crosse (1606–1683) was an English puritan theologian.
He was son of William Crosse of Dunster, Somerset. He entered Lincoln College, Oxford, in 1621, obtained a fellowship in 1627, graduate...
Increase Mather
Increase Mather (June 21, 1639 O.S. – August 23, 1723 O.S.) was a major figure in the early history of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and Province of Massachusetts Bay (now the Commonwealth of Massachus...
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Henry Mason (clergyman)
Henry Mason (1573?–1647) was an English clergyman and theological writer.
He was a younger brother of Francis Mason, archdeacon of Norfolk, and was born at Wigan, Lancashire, about 1573. He...
Lancelot Andrewes
Lancelot Andrewes (1555 – 25 September 1626) was an English bishop and scholar, who held high positions in the Church of England during the reigns of Queen Elizabeth I and King James I. During the lat...
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Moses Amyraut
Moïse Amyraut, Latin Moyses Amyraldus (Bourgueil, September 1596 – January 8, 1664), in English texts often Moses Amyraut, was a French Protestant theologian and metaphysician. He is perhaps most note...
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Louis-Isaac Lemaistre de Sacy
Louis-Isaac Lemaistre de Sacy (29 March 1613 – 4 January 1684), a priest of Port-Royal, was a theologian and French humanist. He is best known for his translation of the Bible the most widespread Fren...
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Richard Carew (antiquary)
Richard Carew (17 July 1555, East Antony, Cornwall, England – 6 November 1620) was a Cornish translator and antiquary.
A county gentleman of Cornwall, the eldest son of Thomas Carew...
Louis Bourdaloue
Louis Bourdaloue (August 20, 1632 – May 13, 1704) was a French Jesuit and preacher.He was born in Bourges. At the age of sixteen he entered the Society of Jesus, and was appointed successively profess...
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Miles Smith (bishop)
Miles Smith (1554, Hereford – 1624, Gloucester) was a scholar, theologian, and bibliophile.
He attended Corpus Christi College, Oxford, but graduated from Brasenose, in the same University, ...
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