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Hensley HensonA Study in the Friction between Church and State$
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Owen Chadwick

Print publication date: 1983

Print ISBN-13: 9780198264453

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198264453.001.0001

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The Diocese of Durham

The Diocese of Durham

(p.274) 11 The Diocese of Durham
Hensley Henson

Owen Chadwick

Oxford University Press

This chapter examines the career of Hensley Henson as Bishop of Durham. It explains that in his first few years at Durham, Henson lost his doubtful reputation and that he was elected and consecrated after a national storm against his modernism. It also contends that Henson was the first bishop in all of history to make a diocesan magazine bought in other parts of England.

Keywords:   Hensley Henson, Bishop of Durham, modernism, diocesan magazine, consecration

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