Splane mentioned the predecessors of the GB at his speach at the annual meeting 2012.
This is too crazy ?!? They become mad at all!:
"Some of these were Archbishop Agobard of Lyons in the 9th century, Peter
of Bruys, Henry of Lausanne, and Valdes (or,
Waldo) in the 12th century, John Wycliffe in the
14th century, William Tyndale in the 16th century,
and Henry Grew and George Storrs in the