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Frederick Temple, Archbishop of CanterburyA Life$
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Peter Hinchliff

Print publication date: 1998

Print ISBN-13: 9780198263869

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263869.001.0001

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Bishop, Husband, Father

Bishop, Husband, Father

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(p.136) 6 Bishop, Husband, Father
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Frederick Temple, Archbishop of Canterbury
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PETER HINCHLIFF

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263869.003.0006

This chapter focuses on Temple’s role as Bishop of Exeter. The standards which he set for the clergy were not chiefly about efficiency or the conscientious performance of duties. He was far more concerned that they should say their prayers, have a genuine sense of vocation, be rightly motivated, preach well, and read the scriptures intelligently. He hated the system of private patronage because it seemed to him to be a ‘traffic’ in what was not a commodity. He married Beatrice Blanche Lascelles on 24 August 1876. He was fifty-eight when his eldest son (Frederick) was born in 1879 and his other child (William) was born two years later.

Keywords:   Frederick Temple, Exeter, diocese, bishop, clergy

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