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Abbadie, Jacques
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(1656, Nay, Béarn – Nov 25, 1727, London). Educated in Huguenot academies (Huguenots), Abbadie was an important leader of the refugee community in Berlin from 1680 to 1689. As a field chaplain, he participated in the Ireland campaign of William III of England, and lived thereafter on benefices of the Anglican Church (beginning in 1699, he was dean of the cathedral of Killaloe, Ireland). In intra-Huguenot conflicts, he represented the trend of accommodation to the Anglican state church. Abbadie was a widely read author of theology,…

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Ohst, Martin, “Abbadie, Jacques”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 22 March 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_SIM_00015>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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