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John Glen King

XVIII Century
Rev. King, a clergyman, scientist, and keen observer, was the Anglican chaplain in St. Petersburg during part of the reign of Catherine I. His 1772 book Rites and Ceremonies of the Greek Church in Russia was long the most detailed source of information about Orthodoxy available to English-speakers.

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