Wren, Matthew

Wren, Matthew, bishop of Ely; was one of the judges of the Star Chamber; assisted in preparing the liturgy for Scotland, which, when read in St. Giles', Edinburgh, roused the ire of Jenny Geddes (q.v.); was impeached, and confined in the Tower for 18 years, and released at the Restoration (1585-1667).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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