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Leighton, Robert

(1611–84). Scot. Presb. prelate; b. probably London, Eng. (or Edinburgh, Scot., or Ulishaven, Forfarshire, Scot.); educ. Edinburgh; prof. Edinburgh 1653; Angl. bp. Dunblane 1661, abp. Glasgow 1670, resigned 1674 after failing to harmonize Presbs. and Angls. Works include Rules and Instructions for a Holy Life; A Practical Commentary upon the First Epistle of St. Peter.

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