William Twisse
William Twisse (born near Newbury, England, 1578–1646) was a prominent English clergyman and theologian. He became Prolocutor of the Westminster Assembly, putting him at the head of the churchmen of t...
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Morris Jacob Raphall
Morris Jacob Raphall (October 3, 1798–June 23, 1868) was a rabbi and author born at Stockholm, Sweden.
At the age of nine Raphall was taken by his father, who was banker to the King of Sweden, to ...
Isaac Nieto
Isaac Nieto (1702–1774) (Hebrew: יצחק ניטו) was Haham of the Portuguese congregation Sha'are Hashamayim, Bevis Marks, London, and the son of David Nieto. He was officially appointed as "ḥakham ha-shal...
Robert Robinson (Baptist)
Robert Robinson (27 September 1735 – 9 June 1790) was a determined English Dissenter, an influential Baptist and scholar who made a lifelong study of the antiquity and history of Christian Baptism. He...
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Daniel Taylor (Baptist pastor)
The Rev Daniel Taylor (1738 – 1816) was the founder of the New Connexion of General Baptists, a revivalist off-shoot from the Arminian Baptist tradition, one of two main strands within the British Bap...
Colleen McCabe
Colleen McCabe (born 1952) is a former British schoolteacher, schoolmaster and religious sister, who embezzled £500,000 from the school where she worked.
From 1974-89, McCabe was a religious siste...
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Folcard
Folcard or Foulcard (fl. 1066) was a Flemish hagiographer.
Folcard, a Fleming by birth, was a monk of St. Bertin's in Flanders (now Northern France), and is supposed to have come over to England i...
Abu Hamza al-Masri
Mustafa Kamel Mustafa (Arabic: مصطفى كامل مصطفى‎; born 15 April 1958), also known as Abu Hamza al-Masri or Hook ( pronunciation ; أبو حمزة المصري, Abū Ḥamzah al-Maṣrī – literally, ...
John Spilsbury (Baptist minister)
John Spilsbury (1593 – c. 1668) was an English cobbler and Particular Baptist minister who set up a Calvinist Baptist church in London in 1638.
Spilsbury was a member of a London Separatist church...
Montague Summers
Augustus Montague Summers (10 April 1880 – 10 August 1948) was an English author and clergyman. He is known primarily for his scholarly work on the English drama of the 17th century, as well as for h...
Joseph Cooke
Rev. Joseph Cooke (1775–1811), a Free Christian, was expelled by the Wesleyan Methodists on doctrinal grounds and became the inspiration behind the Methodist Unitarian movement formed under the leader...
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Margaret Hallahan
Margaret Hallahan (b. in London, 23 January 1803; d. 10 May 1868) was an English Catholic nun, foundress of the Dominican Congregation of St. Catherine of Siena (third order);
Margaret Hallahan's ...
William Thomas Berger
William Thomas Berger (1815–1899) was a Christian starch manufacturer in London and owner of Samuel Berger & Co., a patent rice starch manufacturer, who became the first home (England) director of...
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John the Old Saxon
John the Old Saxon (active c. 885–904), also known as John of Saxony or Scotus, was a scholar and abbot of Athelney, probably born in Old Saxony. He was invited to England by King Alfred an...
Arthur A. Oakman
Arthur Alma Oakman (30 March 1905 – 26 December 1975) was an apostle and a member of the Council of Twelve Apostles of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (RLDS, now Community ...
Theodore Austin-Sparks
Theodore Austin-Sparks (1888–1971), often known as "Mr. Sparks" or "TAS", was a British Christian evangelist and author.
After his birth in London in 1888, Austin-Sparks was sent at a young age to...
Joseph Parker (theologian)
Joseph Parker (9 April 1830 – 28 November 1902) was an English Congregational minister.
Born in Hexham, Northumberland, Parker was the son of Teasdale Parker, a stonemason, and Elizabeth (née Dodd...
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Emma Crawford
Emma Crawford (died 9 March 1939) was a teacher and mother superior of a religious order.
She was born to Lt. William Crawford, the adjutant of the coastal artillery brigade, and his wife Sarah, i...