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Richard Chenevix Trench

(1807—1886) Church of Ireland archbishop of Dublin

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Abp. of Dublin from 1863 to 1884. He strongly opposed W. E. Gladstone's proposals for disestablishing the Church of Ireland. His books on the parables (1841) and miracles of Christ (1846) created fresh interest in the Gospels in some quarters.

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