TEMPLE, William


TEMPLE, William
(1881-1944)
   English theologian and philosopher who became ARCHBISHOP of CANTERBURY and had a passionate interest in SOCIAL JUSTICE. His books include Nature, Man and God (1934) and Christianity and the Social Order (1942).

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  • Temple, William — ( 1881 1944 )    Anglican theologian and church leader    William Temple was raised in the Church of England; his father, Frederick Temple, served as bishop of London (1885 92) and archbishop of Canterbury (1892 1902). After studying at Oxford,… …   Encyclopedia of Protestantism

  • Temple, William — (1881–1944)    Archbishop and Theologian.    Temple was the son of Frederick Temple, Archbishop of Canterbury between 1896 and 1902. He was educated at the University of Oxford, but his ordination was delayed because his views on the virgin birth …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Temple, William — ▪ archbishop of Canterbury born Oct. 15, 1881, Exeter, Devonshire, Eng. died Oct. 26, 1944, Westgate on Sea, Kent  archbishop of Canterbury who was a leader in the ecumenical movement (ecumenism) and in educational and labour reforms.… …   Universalium

  • William Temple (politicien) — William Temple (homme politique) Pour les articles homonymes, voir William Temple. William Temple Sir William Temple (né le 25 avril …   Wikipédia en Français

  • William temple (homme politique) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir William Temple. William Temple Sir William Temple (né le 25 avril …   Wikipédia en Français

  • William Temple (Gouverneur) — William Temple William Temple (* 28. Februar 1814 im Queen Anne’s County, Maryland; † 28. Mai 1863 in Smyrna, Delaware) war ein US amerikanischer Händler und Politiker. Er gehörte zunächst der Whig Party an und wechselte sp …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William D. Denney — William Denney William Du Hamel Denney (* 31. März 1873 in Dover, Delaware; † 21. November 1953 in Elsmere, Delaware) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker und von 1921 bis 1925 Gouverneur des …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Tharp Watson — William T. Watson William Tharp Watson (* 6. Juni 1849 in Milford, Delaware; † 14. April 1917 ebenda) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker und von 1895 bis 1897 Gouverneur des Bundesstaates Delaware …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Blathwayt — (or Blathwayte) (1649? August 1717) was a civil servant and politician who established the War Office as a department of the British Government and played an important part in administering the Thirteen Colonies of North America.Born in the… …   Wikipedia

  • TEMPLE (W.) — TEMPLE WILLIAM (1628 1699) D’origine irlandaise, l’un des plus éminents serviteurs de la Couronne anglaise à l’époque de la Restauration. En fait, sa carrière a été triple. Diplomate habile, William Temple a attaché son nom, entre 1665 et 1678, à …   Encyclopédie Universelle


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