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With the requests of some he complied, and has published a discourse, delivered before the Society for recovering drowned persons, which may be justly pronounced one of the most beautiful and interesting sermons in the English language.

 
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John Strachan
John Strachan
  • Born: April 12, 1778
  • Died: November 1, 1867
  • Nationality: Canadian
  • Profession: Bishop Toronto

John Strachan was a figure in Upper Canada and the first Anglican Bishop of Toronto. He is best known as a political bishop who held many government positions and promoted education from common schools to helping to found the University of Toronto.

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