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Gobat, Samuel

(January 26, 1799–May 11, 1879). B. Crémine, Bern, Switz.; educ. Basel Miss. Inst. and at Paris; ordained Luth.; CMS miss. in Abyssinia (1830) and Malta (1839–42); ordained Angl. deacon 1845; bp. Jerusalem 1846; supervised tr. of Bible into Arabic.

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