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Paul Robins (1804-90)


Paul Robins joined the Bible Christian Connexion in 1819. He entered the ministry in 1823 and served as Superintendent of the London District in 1832. He was twice President of the Bible Christian Conference (1836 and 1843) and three times Conference Secretary.

In 1846 he emigrated to Canada and served as minister of two circuits in Ontario. He also took charge of the Canadian Book Room and in six years transformed it into a profit making concern.

His brother Matthew (d.1880) was four times President of the Bible Christian Conference.

Source; F. W Bourne, The Bible Christians - their Origin and History 1815-1900 (1905), 520-521, and Bible Christian Magazine 1890, 419.

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