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Spencer, John

(1630–93). Angl. theol.; b. Bocton (Boghton), near Blean and Canterbury, Kent, Eng.; educ. Cambridge; served several parishes; prebendary at the cathedral of Ely 1671; archdeacon Sudbury 1677; dean Ely 1677. Pioneer in comparative religion. Works include Dissertatio de Urim et Thummim; De legibus Hebraeorum ritualibus, et earum rationibus, libri tres.

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