INGE, William Ralph, Dean


INGE, William Ralph, Dean
(1860-1954)
   ANGLICAN writer whose sympathies with PLATONISM led him to publish a long series of DEVOTIONAL and THEOLOGICAL writings dealing with MYSTICAL subjects. He is best known for his Christian Mysticism (1899).

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