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    Arthur, James (1587-1654)


    O'Connor, Thomas (2004) Arthur, James (1587-1654). In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press.

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    Abstract

    Dominican priest and theologian, was born into a wealthy Limerick merchant family. He was sent to Spain where in 1606 he entered the Irish Secular College in Salamanca. Later he joined the Dominicans. He attended the University of Salamanca 1610-16 and began teaching there about 1616. Already in 1626 he was recommended to Propagande fide by the Irish Dominican procurator as suitable for episcopal office in Ireland.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Keywords: Arthur, James
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Arts,Celtic Studies and Philosophy > History
    Item ID: 375
    Depositing User: Thomas O'Connor
    Date Deposited: 31 Aug 2006
    Journal or Publication Title: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
    Publisher: Oxford University Press
    Refereed: Yes
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