Reference Entry

Flew, (Robert) Newton (1886-1962), Methodist minister and theologian

Elaine Kaye

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Flew, (Robert) Newton (1886-1962), Methodist minister and theologian, was born on 25 May 1886 in Holsworthy, Devon, the elder son of the Revd Josiah Flew (1859-1925), Wesleyan Methodist minister, and his wife, Florence Jones (1863-1964). The family's home was originally in Portland, Dorset, but Wesleyan ministry took them to Wiltshire ...

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