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Inge, William Ralph

Born: 1860 AD
Died: 1954 AD
Nationality: English
Categories: Authors, Clergymen

English author, Anglican prelate.

1860 – Born 6th of June at Crayke, Yorkshire, England.

Educated at Eton College and at King’s College, Cambridge.

1888 – He was a tutor at Hertford College, Oxford.

         – Ordained as a deacon.

1907 – Professor of divinity at Jesus College, Cambridge, holding the Lady Margaret’s Professor of Divinity chair.

1911 – Chosen by Prime Minister Asquith to be the Dean of St. Paul’s Cathedral in London. He retired in 1934.

1920-1921 – President of the Aristotelian Society.

1921-1946 – Columnist for the Evening Standard.

1921-1951 – He was a trustee of London’s National Portrait Gallery.

1954 – He spent his later life in Wallingford, where he died 26th of February.

Wrote "Christian Mysticism" 1899, "Outspoken Essays" 1919-1922, "Lay Thoughts of a Dean" 1926.