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Yngve Brilioth (1889 – 1959) was Lutheran Bishop of Växjö from 1938 to 1950 and Archbishop of Uppsala from 1950 until 1958.[1] He was the author of a history of the Oxford Movement, written to coincide with its centenary in 1933. He married the daughter of a predecessor, Nathan Söderblom.

Selected bibliography

  • Brilioth, Yngve. The Anglican Revival: Studies in the Oxford Movement. London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1925.
  • Brilioth, Yngve. Eucharistic Faith and Practise. Evangelical and Catholic. London 1930.
  • Brilioth, Yngve. Evangelicalism and the Oxford Movement. Oxford: Oxford Univ. Press, 1934.


Preceded by
Erling Eidem
Archbishop of Uppsala
Primate of Sweden

Succeeded by
Gunnar Hultgren


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