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Nicholas Ridley

Historical

October 2000
Articles > Historical

Nicholas Ridley

2.   The cause of truth Now began the greatest part of Ridley’s witness to the cause of the Reformation in England and to biblical truth. Last month, we traced his life up to the time he was imprisoned by the newly-enthroned Mary Tudor. From the early days of his imprisonment he did all that…

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Nicholas Ridley

Historical

September 2000
Articles > Historical

Nicholas Ridley

The Reformation years Along with Cranmer and Latimer, Nicholas Ridley was one of the three principal figures of the English Reformation. It is thought that he was born 500 years ago, in 1500, which is why we are remembering him this year. Some consider him to be the leading thinker of the English Reformers.…

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Article

August 1995
Articles > Biblical/theological

A girl born blind

Joan Waste was born blind sometime between 1532 and 1534 in Derby. She lived with her parents until their death, and later with her brother Roger during the reign of the Protestant teenage king Edward VI (1547-1553). Living in safety, Joan and Roger went daily to their church to hear the Bible read in…

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