This Day in Christian History: April 21
April 21, 1783: Happy Birthday Reginald Heber!
|Reginald Heber - Bishop of Calcutta 1823|
Reginald married Amelia Shipley in April of 1809, and they had two children.
In 1823, Reginald was ordained as the Biship of Calcutta, and he served his people faithfully until his sudden death three years later at the age of 42. Monuments were erected in his memory in India for the work that he had done there.
|Heber Memorial in Madras|