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archbishop

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

Are, literally, chief bishops. By the 5th cent. ad the title was applied to the occupants of sees of major ecclesiastical importance, particularly those of metropolitan bishops. This...

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Archbishops and the Dean and Chapter

Jeremy Gregory.

in Restoration, Reformation, and Reform, 1660–1828

April 2000; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 22037 words.

This chapter explores those appointed to the hierarchy within the locality — the archbishop and the members of the dean and chapter — looking at their socio-economic backgrounds, their...

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Bishop Richard Bancroft and the succession

Patrick Collinson.

in Doubtful and dangerous

December 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 10199 words.

This chapter examines Bishop Richard Bancroft’s role in bringing about the Jacobean succession. It asks how it came about that so vociferous a critic of Scottish Presbyterians whose 1589...

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Beaumont, Christophe de (26 January 1703–12 December 1781)

Monique Cottret and Sylvia J. Cannizzaro.

in Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 687 words.

(26 January 1703–12 December 1781), archbishop of Paris.

Nothing had predisposed Christophe de Beaumont to become archbishop of

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Grindal, Edmund (1519–1583)

Patrick Collinson.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation

January 1996; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 880 words.

(c.1519–1583), English prelate, successively bishop of London, archbishop of York, and archbishop of Canterbury.

He was born the

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Zumárraga, Juan de (1475)

Edited by GORDON CAMPBELL.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 175 words.

(c.1475/6–1548),

Archbishop and Inquisitor in Mexico. He was born into a Spanish family

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Amboise, Georges d' (1460–1510)

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in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 167 words.

(1460–1510),

French cardinal and statesman, successively consecrated as bishop of Montauban (1484), archbishop of Narbonne (

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Fénelon, François-Armand de Salignac de la Mothe (1651–1715)

Henk Hillenaar.

in Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 2454 words.

(1651–1715), archbishop of Cambrai, French writer.

Of the French classical writers of the seventeenth century, Fénelon was the

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Panormitanus (1386–1445)

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in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 238 words.

(1386–1445),

Archbishop, cardinal, and canonist, born in Catania (Sicily). He entered the Benedictine order (c.1400)

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Bancroft, Richard (1544–1610)

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in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 113 words.

(1544–1610),

Archbishop of Canterbury. Educated at Cambridge, he held a number of positions in the Church, including the

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Antonino, Fra (1389–1459)

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in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 339 words.

(1389–1459),

Dominican archbishop of Florence. Born in Florence on 1 March 1389, he entered the Dominican Order

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Adamson, Patrick (1537–92)

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in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 96 words.

(1537–92).

Created archbishop of St Andrews in 1576 and ambassador to London between 1583 and 1584, Adamson

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Pole, Reginald (1500–58)

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in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 464 words.

(1500–58),

Archbishop of Canterbury, the son of Sir Richard Pole and his wife Margaret, countess of Salisbury,

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Defenestration of Prague (23 May 1618)

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in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 236 words.

(23 May 1618).

In December 1617, the archbishop of Prague and the Benedictine abbot of Broumov (German

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della Casa, Giovanni (1503–56)

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in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 189 words.

(1503–56),

Italian archbishop, poet, and writer on etiquette, born into a prominent Florentine family, probably in Mugello. He

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Hermann von Wied (1477–1552)

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in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 310 words.

(1477–1552),

Archbishop-elector of Cologne, was born on 14 January 1477, the fourth son of Friedrich,

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Albrecht II of Mainz (1490–1545)

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in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 448 words.

(1490–1545),

Cardinal-archbishop and elector of Mainz, was born on 28 June 1490, the younger son of Johann

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Prague

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in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 398 words.

The ancient capital of Bohemia and the seat of an archbishop. Renaissance Prague was also a seat of the Holy

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Parker, Matthew (1504–75)

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in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 131 words.

(1504–75),

English archbishop and scholar. Educated at Cambridge, Parker, sympathetic to moderate reform, held a succession of

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Whitgift, John (c.1530–1604)

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in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 96 words.

(c.1530–1604),

English archbishop. Educated at Cambridge, Whitgift's career included positions as professor of divinity (1563),

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Beaton, David (1494?–1546)

Margaret H. B. Sanderson.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation

January 1996; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 476 words.

(1494?–1546), archbishop of Saint Andrews (1539–1546), abbot of Arbroath (1524), bishop of Mirepoix (

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