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Bossuet, Jacques Bénigne

(1627–1704). Fr. RCprelate; canon, priest, and archdeacon Metz; bp. Meaux; tutor of dauphin of Fr. for some yrs. Noted controversialist against Fénelon* and separatists among Romanists. His 6 Funeral Orations rank high in the oratory of his ch. See also Roman Catholic Confessions, A 3.

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