John Chapman

Chaplain, Military Person

1865 – 1933

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Who was John Chapman?

John Chapman OSB, received into the Roman Catholic Church at the age of 25, was a Roman Catholic priest, the 4th Abbot of Downside Abbey of the English Benedictine Congregation from 1929 until his death, an internationally respected New Testament and patristics scholar, a defender of the priority of the Gospel according to Matthew and a spiritual writer enjoying enduring appreciation.

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Born
1865
Religion
  • Catholicism
Profession
Education
  • University of Oxford
Died
Nov 7, 1933

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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