John Robinson

(1919—1983) bishop of Woolwich and biblical scholar

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Anglican theologian. Formerly a New Testament scholar at Cambridge, it was as bishop of Woolwich in SE London (1959–69) that he became a public figure. His book Honest to ...

Subjects: Christianity.

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