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Renn Dickson Hampden

(1793—1868) bishop of Hereford and theologian


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(1793–1868),

Bp. of Hereford from 1848. In his Bampton lectures on Scholastic Philosophy in 1832 he expounded a view of Christianity in which its dogmatic elements were much reduced. Strong opposition was aroused by his appointment as a bishop.

Subjects: Christianity — Philosophy.


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