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Ministers and preachers


1195 People in group

St Anselm

St Anselm

circa 1033-1109
Abbot of Bec and Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 3 portraits
Wilbert Vere ('W.V.') Awdry

Wilbert Vere ('W.V.') Awdry

1911-1997
Clergyman; author of 'Thomas the Tank Engine' series
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Rhodes Boyson

Sir Rhodes Boyson

1925-2012
Methodist preacher, head teacher and Conservative politician; MP for Brent North
Sitter in 1 portrait
George Leonard Carey

George Leonard Carey

1935-
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 1 portrait
Frederick Donald Coggan, Baron Coggan

Frederick Donald Coggan, Baron Coggan

1909-2000
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 11 portraits
Thomas Cranmer

Thomas Cranmer

1489-1556
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 46 portraits
Randall Thomas Davidson, Baron Davidson of Lambeth

Randall Thomas Davidson, Baron Davidson of Lambeth

1848-1930
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter associated with 25 portraits
John Donne

John Donne

1572-1631
Poet and divine
Sitter associated with 21 portraits
Geoffrey Francis Fisher, Baron Fisher of Lambeth

Geoffrey Francis Fisher, Baron Fisher of Lambeth

1887-1972
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 57 portraits
Charles Kingsley

Charles Kingsley

1819-1875
Novelist, Church of England clergyman and controversialist
Sitter in 47 portraits
Cosmo Gordon Lang, Baron Lang of Lambeth

Cosmo Gordon Lang, Baron Lang of Lambeth

1864-1945
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 51 portraits
William Laud

William Laud

1573-1645
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter associated with 61 portraits
David Livingstone

David Livingstone

1813-1873
Missionary and explorer
Sitter in 40 portraits
Sir Thomas More

Sir Thomas More

1478-1535
Lord Chancellor, classical scholar, author of 'Utopia' and canonized 1935
Sitter associated with 54 portraits
John Henry Newman

John Henry Newman

1801-1890
Cardinal and theologian
Sitter in 37 portraits
Reginald Pole

Reginald Pole

1500-1558
Cardinal and Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter associated with 28 portraits
Arthur Michael Ramsey, Baron Ramsey of Canterbury

Arthur Michael Ramsey, Baron Ramsey of Canterbury

1904-1988
Archbishop of Canterbury
Sitter in 10 portraits
John Tucker Mugabi Sentamu

John Tucker Mugabi Sentamu

1949-
Archbishop of York
Sitter in 3 portraits
Laurence Sterne

Laurence Sterne

1713-1768
Writer and divine; author of 'Tristram Shandy'
Sitter in 16 portraits
Jonathan Swift

Jonathan Swift

1667-1745
Satirist and divine
Sitter in 26 portraits