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Philip Doddridge (1702–1751)

Doddridge, Philip. An English nonconformist divine; born in London, June 26, 1702; died in Lisbon, Portugal, Oct. 26, 1751. His chief works are: ‘The Rise and Progress of Religion in the Soul’ (1745), and ‘The Family Expositor’ (1739–56), which have been translated into several European languages. He also wrote ‘Evidences of Christianity’ (1742–43), and several popular hymns.