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bishop philander chase

September 22, Feast of Philander Chase, Bishop (1775 – 1852)


* Hometown: Cornish, NH.

* Missionary to New York.

* Missionary to Ohio.

* First Episcopal Bishop of Ohio.

* First Episcopal Bishop of Illinois.

* Presiding Bishop of the national church.

* Founder and first president of Kenyon College and Bexley Hall seminary,in Gambier, Ohio.Founder of Jubilee College and the surrounding frontier community near present-day Peoria, Illinois.



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Church Planter, Anglican Diocese in New England (Anglican Church in North America).
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