Christian Cyclopedia

About the Cyclopedia

Bray, Thomas

(1656–1730). Educ. Oxford; sent by bp. Compton of London to hello order ch. affairs in Maryland; arrived 1700; tried to est. library in each parish; founder of SPCK and SPG; works include Bibliotheca catechetica; Bibliotheca parochialis; Papal Usurpation and Persecution (often called Martyrology).

E. L. Pennington, The Reverend Thomas Bray (Philadelphia, 1934); H. P. Thompson, Thomas Bray (London, 1954).

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