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Hammond, Henry

(1605–60). B. Chertsey, Eng.; educ. Eton and Oxford; Angl. canon Christ Ch., Oxford; chaplain to Charles* I. In the 1642–45 civil war he remained loyal to the king; subdean Christ Ch.; deprived of subdeanship by parliamentary visitors; imprisoned 1648. Works include A Paraphrase and Annotations upon … the New Testament; Of the Reasonableness of the Christian Religion; A practical Catechisme; A Defence of the Church of England against the Objections of the Romanists; A View of the New Directory and a Vindication of the Ancient Liturgy of the Church of England.

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