Benjamin Hoadly

(1676—1761) bishop of Winchester

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bishop successively of Bangor, Hereford, Salisbury, and Winchester, much in favour with the Whigs and Queen Caroline, whose famous sermon ‘The Nature of the Kingdom or Church of Christ’ (1717) initiated the Bangorian Controversy.

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