Daniel Rock

(1799—1871) Roman Catholic priest and ecclesiologist

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ecclesiologist and antiquary. His chief work, The Church of our Fathers (1849–53), did much to spread knowledge of English medieval religious ceremonial customs. He took an active part in furthering the restoration of the RC hierarchy in England, and in 1852 he was appointed one of the first canons of Southwark RC Cathedral.

Subjects: Christianity.

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