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- Adrian Fortescue: Adrian Henry Timothy Knottesford Fortescue was an English Roman Catholic priest who was an influential liturgist, artist, calligrapher, composer, polyglot, amateur photographer, Byzantine scholar, and adventurer.
- born on (141 years ago) in Hampstead
- profession: Writer
- died on (92 years ago) in Letchworth
- written works: "The Orthodox Eastern Church", "The Greek Fathers", "The reunion formula of Hormisdas", "The lesser eastern churches", "The uniate Eastern churches", "The Early Papacy to the Council of Chalcedon in 451", "The ceremonies of the Roman rite described", "The Mass: a study of the roman liturgy", "The vestments of the Roman rite"
- Adrian Fortescue: Sir Adrian Fortescue was a courtier at the court of King Henry VIII of England who was executed in 1539 and later beatified as a Roman Catholic martyr.
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The Catholic Encyclopedia (1913)
An International Work of Reference on the Constitution, Doctrine, Discipline, and History of the Catholic Church by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, John Joseph Wynne, Thomas Joseph Shahan
ADRIAN FoRTESCUE. Synaxis .((nSvafit from crvv&yu) means gathering, assembly, reunion. It is exactly equivalent to the Latin collccla (from colligere), and corresponds to synagogue (avvayuyj), the place of reunion. In Christian and liturgical ...
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