TAYLOR, Jeremy

TAYLOR, Jeremy
   English theologian and MYSTIC whose works The Rule and Exercise of Holy Living (1650) and Holy Dying (1651), did much to maintain the mystical TRADITION in ANGLICANISM.

Concise dictionary of Religion. 2012.

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  • Taylor, Jeremy — (1613–67)    Bishop and Devotional Writer.    Taylor was born and educated in Cambridge. After ordination he came to the attention of Archbishop laud who nominated him to a fellowship at All Souls’, Oxford, and he was appointed to be a chaplain… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Taylor, Jeremy — ▪ British author baptized Aug. 15, 1613, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Eng. died Aug. 13, 1667, Lisburn, County Antrim, Ire.       Anglican clergyman and writer.       Taylor was educated at the University of Cambridge and was ordained in 1633. He… …   Universalium

  • Taylor, Jeremy — (1613 1667)    Divine, was b. at Camb. His f., though of gentle descent, followed the trade of a barber, and Jeremy entered Caius Coll. as a sizar. After his graduation in 1634 he was asked to preach in London, where his eloquence attracted the… …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • TAYLOR, JEREMY —    great English divine and preacher, born at Cambridge, son of a barber; educated at Caius College; became a Fellow of All Souls , Oxford; took orders; attracted the attention of Laud; was made chaplain to the king, and appointed to the living… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Jeremy Taylor (singer) — Infobox Musical artist Name = Jeremy Taylor Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = solo singer Birth name = Alias = Born = Birth date and age|1937|11|24 Died = Origin = Newbury, Berkshire, England Instrument = Guitar Genre = Folk… …   Wikipedia

  • Jeremy Taylor — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Taylor. Jeremy Taylor (1613 13 août 1667), théologien et prédicateur anglican, né à Cambridge. Il fut nommé en 1642 chapelain du roi Charles Ier d Angleterre, vécut dans la retraite depuis la mort de ce prince… …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Jeremy Lindsay Taylor — Nombre real Jeremy Lindsay Taylor Nacimiento 19 de septiembre de 1973 (38 años) Sídney, Australia Otros nombres …   Wikipedia Español

  • Jeremy Taylor — (1613 13 August, 1667) was a clergyman in the Church of England who achieved fame as an author during The Protectorate of Oliver Cromwell. He is sometimes known as the Shakespeare of Divines for his poetic style of expression and was often… …   Wikipedia

  • Jeremy Taylor (disambiguation) — Jeremy Taylor is a human name, and may refer to:* Jeremy Lindsay Taylor (born 1973), Australian actor * Jeremy Taylor (1613 1667), clergyman in the Church of England * Jeremy Taylor (singer) (born 1937), English folk singer and songwriter …   Wikipedia

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