IRVING, Edward


IRVING, Edward
(1792-1834)
   Scottish PRESBYTERIAN MINISTER whose encouragement of speaking in tongues and CHARISMATIC gifts, arguments against political reform, CATHOLIC emancipation, and the University of London--which he called "the SYNAGOGUE of SATAN"--led to a CHURCH SCHISM. His followers formed the CATHOLIC APOSTOLIC CHURCH. His writings include
   For the Oracles of God (1832); The Orthodox and Catholic Doctrine of Our Lord's Human Nature (1830).

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  • IRVING, EDWARD —    a great pulpit orator, born in Annan, Dumfriesshire; bred for the Scotch Church, became in 1819 assistant to Dr. Chalmers in Glasgow, and removed in 1822 to the Caledonian Church, London, where he attracted to his preaching the world of… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Irving, Edward — (1792 1834)    Theologian and orator, b. at Annan, Dumfriesshire, and ed. at Edin. Univ., for some years thereafter was engaged in teaching at Kirkcaldy. Ordained to the ministry of the Church of Scotland he became, in 1819, assistant to Dr.… …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • Edward Irving — (* 4. August 1792 in Annan, Dumfriesshire; † 8. Dezember 1834 in Edinburgh) war einer der Wegbereiter der katholisch apostolischen Gemeinden. Bis ins späte 20. Jahrhundert wurde die katholisch apostolische Bewegung auch „Irvingianismus“ und die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Irving, Sir Henry — orig. John Henry Brodribb born Feb. 6, 1838, Keinton Mandeville, Somerset, Eng. died Oct. 13, 1905, Bradford, Yorkshire British actor. He toured for 10 years with a stock company before making his London debut in 1866. With his success in The… …   Universalium

  • Irving Caesar — était un lyriciste, compositeur, dramaturge et librettiste américain, né Isidor Keiser à New York le 10 juillet 1895, décédé au même lieu le 18 décembre 1996. Biographie Il travaille régulièrement pour le théâtre à Broadway… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Edward A. Irving — Edward A. Ted Irving (born 1927) CM, ScD, FRSC, FRS is a geologist and emeritus scientist with the Geological Survey of Canada. His studies of paleomagnetism provided the first physical evidence of the theory of continental drift. His efforts… …   Wikipedia

  • Irving — may refer to:PersonsFamily name* Arthur Irving, son of K.C. Irving * Christopher L. Irving, Consumer Advocate for the City of New York * Clifford Irving, U.S. author who created a hoax autobiography of Howard Hughes * David Irving, British writer …   Wikipedia


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