Thomas Goodwin
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"Thomas Goodwin", known as 'the Elder', was an England/English Puritan theologian and preacher, and an important leader of religious Independents. He served as chaplain to Oliver Cromwell, and was imposed by Parliament as President of Magdalen College, Oxford, in 1650. John Edward Christopher Hill/Christopher Hill places Goodwin in the ‘main stream of Puritan thought’.

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