Philip Loyd

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The Rt Rev Philip Henry Loyd (8 July 1884 - 11 January 1952) was an eminent Anglican Bishop and author,[1] in the second quarter of the 20th century. He was educated at Eton and King's College, Cambridge [2] and ordained in 1911.[3] His first post was as a Curate at St Mary of Eton, Hackney Wick[4] after which he was Vice-Principal of Ripon College Cuddesdon. From 1915 to 1944 he served the church in India rising in time to be Bishop of Nasik.[5] In that year he was translated to St Albans where he served the Episcopate for a further six years.[6]

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  1. ^ Amongst others he wrote "The Way according to S. Mark", 1935; "By Faith with Thanksgiving", 1936; "The Life according to St John", 1936; "The Treasures of the Heart of Jesus", 1938; "Doers of the Word", 1939;and "Teach Me Thy Statutes", 1941 > British Library web site accessed 18:48GMT Monday 27 July 2009
  2. ^ “Who was Who” 1897-2007 London, A & C Black, 2007 ISBN 978-0-19-954087-7
  3. ^ "The Clergy List" London, Kelly’s, 1913
  4. ^ Church web site
  5. ^ National Archives
  6. ^ Bishop Of St. Albans Resigns The Times Friday, 3 Feb 1950; pg. 4; Issue 51606; col E
Religious titles
Preceded by
Inaugural appointment
Bishop of Nasik
1929–1944
Succeeded by
Henry Cecil Read
Preceded by
Michael Bolton Furse
Bishop of St Albans
1944–1950
Succeeded by
Edward Michael Gresford Jones