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Short History of the Regal Succession: 2. Re- Government. He died November 3d, 1803, in marks on Whiston's Scripture Politics, 8vo. his eightieth year. Besides the above works he London. 1720: 3. A Translation of Mason's wrote, On the Preface to St. John's Gospel ; Og Vindication of the Church of England ; 1726: Praying to Christ; An Historical View of the and some sermons. He died 21st of June 1768, State of the Unitarian Doctrine and Worship, aged eighty-two.
from the Reformation; and several other pieces. LINDSEY (Theophilus), a modern divine of Two volumes of his sermons have also been the Unitarian persuasion, was born at Middle- published since his death, and a life of him by wich in Cheshire, in 1723. He received his Mr. Belsham. early education at Middlewich and Leeds, and LINDUM, an ancient town of Britain, on or at the age of eighteen was admitted a scholar at near the site of Lincoln, possessed by the Ho St. John's Cambridge. Having taken orders, by resti; mentioned by Richard of Cirencester, with the recommendation of the earl of Huntingdon, Alauna and Victoria, as the three principal cities his sponsor, he was appointed domestic chaplain of that people. If the conjectures of the moderos to the duke of Somerset, and in 1754 accompa- are just, that Alauna was Alnwick, Lindum nied earl Percy to the continent. On his return Lincoln, and Victoria Perth, the dominions of the he married the daughter of Mr. archdeacon Horesti must have been very extensive. Blackburne, and was presented to a living in LINDUS, in ancient geography, a town of Dorsetshire, which he exchanged in 1764 for that Rhodes, situated on a hill on the west side of the of Catterick, Yorkshire. In 1771 he zealously island. It was built by Tlepolemus the son of co-operated with his father-in-law, Dr. John Hercules, according to Diodorus Siculus; by Jebb, and others, to obtain relief in regard to Lindas, one of the Heliades, grandsons of Apollo, subscription to the thirty-nine articles, and soon according to Strabo. It was the native place of after, having rejected the doctrine of the Trinity, Cleobulus, one of the seven wise men; and had a he resigned his livings, and came to London, fanious temple of Lindian Minerva, built by the where he opened the Unitarian Chapel in Essex daughters of Danaus. Cadmus enriched it with Street, Strand; and conducted the service ac- many splendid offerings. The citizens dedicated cording to the plan of a liturgy, altered from that and hung up here the seventh of Pindar's Olynoof the establishment by the celebrated Dr. pic odes, written in letters of gold. The ruins Samuel Clarke. About the same time he pub of this superb edifice are still to be seen on the lished his Apology, of which several editions top of a high hill which overlooks the sea. Rewere printed. This was followed by A Sequel lics of the walls, consisting of stones of an enorto the Apology, in which he replies to the vari- mous size, still show it to have been built in the ous answers given to that work. He continued Egyptian style. The pillars and other ornaments to conduct the services of his chapel in conjunc- have been carried off
. On the most elevated tion with Dr. Disney until 1793, when he re- peak of the rock are the ruins of a castle, which signed the pulpit, but continued actively to em- may bave served as a fortress to the city. Its ploy nis pen. In 1802 he published his last circumference is very extensive. work, entitled Considerations on the Divine