Billington, Ray(mond John)

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BILLINGTON, Ray(mond John)

BILLINGTON, Ray(mond John). British, b. 1930. Genres: Philosophy, Theology/Religion. Career: Methodist minister, 1952-68. University of the West of England (formerly Bristol Polytechnic), principal lecturer in humanities, 1972-95; Open University, lecturer in philosophy, 1972-; Universities of Oxford and Cardiff, part-time lecturer, 1995-. Publications: The Basis of Pacifist Conviction, 1961; The Teaching of Worship, 1962; Concerning Worship, 1963, rev. ed. (with S. Hopkinson and J. Foster), 1967; (with T.M. Morrow) Worship and Preaching, 1967; The Liturgical Movement and Methodism, 1969; The Christian Outsider, 1971; A New Christian Reader, 1974; Living Philosophy, 1988, 3rd ed., 2003; East of Existentialism, 1990; Understanding Eastern Philosophy, 1997; Religion without God, 2001. Address: Springfield, Tintern, Chepstow NP16 6TH, England. Online address: [email protected]