Wilson Carlile

(1847—1942) founder of the Church Army

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founder of the Church Army. After a successful business career, he was ordained in 1880. In 1882 he founded the Church Army, and combined his work as its honorary Chief Secretary with various parochial appointments. In CW, feast day, 26 Sept.

Subjects: Christianity.

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