Cleric within the Church of Britain and the writer of The Guideline and Exercises of Holy Living that he was in comparison to Shakespeare for his poetic expression. He analyzed at Perse College and Gonville and Caius University. He became the Bishop of Down and Connor, and was produced the vice-chancellor from the University or college of Dublin. He previously six kids with wife Phoebe Langsdale. After her loss of life, he wedded Joanna Bridges, with whom he previously two daughters. His readings became popular through the Protectorate of Oliver Cromwell.