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1812

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Concert overture, op. 49 (1880), by Tchaikovsky; written for the Moscow Exhibition, it commemorates Napoleon's retreat from Moscow in 1812 and incorporates La Marseillaise and the Tsarist...

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Ward, William George (1812–1882), theologian and philosopher

Sheridan Gilley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Philosophy; Theology. 3148 words.

Ward, William George (1812–1882), theologian and philosopher, was born in London on 21 March 1812, the eldest son of the four sons and four daughters of William Ward (1787–1849), MP,...

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Crawford, Thomas Jackson (1812–1875), Church of Scotland minister and theologian

James Lachlan MacLeod.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theology; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 614 words.

Crawford, Thomas Jackson (1812–1875), Church of Scotland minister and theologian, was born on 13 February 1812 at St Andrews, Fife, the youngest son of William Crawford, professor of moral...

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Irons, William Josiah (1812–1883), Church of England clergyman and theological writer

G. C. Boase.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Theology. 667 words.

Irons, William Josiah (1812–1883), Church of England clergyman and theological writer, born at Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire, on 12 September 1812, was the second son of the Revd Joseph Irons...

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Moberly, Robert Campbell (1845–1903), theologian

Andrew Clark.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theology. 1189 words.

Moberly, Robert Campbell (1845–1903), theologian, born at Winchester on 26 July 1845, was third son and tenth child of George Moberly (1803–1885), headmaster of Winchester College and...

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Bartlett, Thomas (1789–1872), theological writer

Alfred Goodwin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theology. 196 words.

Bartlett, Thomas (1789–1872), theological writer, was the son of Thomas Bartlett, of Henley. He was educated at St Edmund Hall, Oxford, taking his BA degree in 1813, and proceeding MA in...

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Momerie [formerly Mummery], Alfred Williams (1848–1900), theologian

E. I. Carlyle.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theology. 477 words.

Momerie [formerly Mummery], Alfred Williams (1848–1900), theologian, born in Ratcliffe, London, on 22 March 1848, was the only child of Isaac Vale Mummery (1812–1892), a well-known...

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Summers, Thomas Osmond

E. Brooks Holifield.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Theology. 939 words.

Summers, Thomas Osmond (11 October 1812–06 May 1882), minister and theologian, was born on the Isle of Purbeck, Dorsetshire, England, the son of James Summers and Sarah (maiden name...

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Anderson, Rufus

Robert A. Schneider.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theology; Religion and Education. 1247 words.

Anderson, Rufus (17 August 1796–30 May 1880), mission administrator and theologian, was born in North Yarmouth, Maine, the son of Rufus Anderson, a Congregational minister, and Hannah...

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Watson, Richard (1781–1833), Wesleyan Methodist minister and theologian

Henry D. Rack.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Theology. 1714 words.

Watson, Richard (1781–1833), Wesleyan Methodist minister and theologian, was born on 22 February 1781 at Barton-on-Humber, Lincolnshire, the seventh of the eighteen children of Thomas...

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Darkness

Ann Conway-Jones.

in Gregory of Nyssa's Tabernacle Imagery in Its Jewish and Christian Contexts

September 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Christianity; Christian Theology. 8441 words.

Darkness is a biblical theme. Gregory continues the Alexandrian tradition of commenting on Exodus 20:21 and Psalm 18:12, heightening Philo’s apophaticism. He uses darkness as a symbol of...

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Burton, Edward (1794–1836), Church of England clergyman and theologian

William Hunt.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Theology. 426 words.

Burton, Edward (1794–1836), Church of England clergyman and theologian, the son of Major Edward Burton, was born at Shrewsbury on 13 February 1794. He was educated at Westminster School,...

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Lord, Eleazar

Robert E. Wright.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Theology. 1608 words.

Lord, Eleazar (09 September 1788–03 June 1871), financier, railway president, and theologian, was born in Franklin, Connecticut, the son of Nathan Lord and Mary Nevins. After a local...

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