Bishop of Rochester
The Bishop of Rochester is the ordinary of the Church of England Diocese of Rochester in the Province of Canterbury.The town of Rochester has the bishop's seat, at the Cathedral Church of Christ and t...
Dean of Rochester
The Dean of Rochester is the head of the chapter of canons at Rochester Cathedral, the mother church of the Church of England Diocese of Rochester.
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Diocese of Canterbury
The Diocese of Canterbury is a Church of England diocese covering eastern Kent which was founded by St. Augustine of Canterbury in 597. The diocese is centred on Canterbury Cathedral and is the oldest...
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William Busby
William Beaumont Busby was Dean of Rochester from 1808 to 1820.He was born in 1757 and educated at Winchester and New College, Oxford. He was Rector of Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire and then Canon of t...
Benedict Biscop
Benedict Biscop (c. 628 – 690), also known as Biscop Baducing, was an Anglo-Saxon abbot and founder of Monkwearmouth-Jarrow Priory (where he also founded the famous library) and was considered a saint...
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Adrian of Canterbury
Saint Adrian (or Hadrian) of Canterbury (died 710) was a famous scholar and the abbot of St Augustine's Abbey in Canterbury in the English county of Kent.
According to Bede, he was a Berber native...
Albinus (abbot)
Albinus (died 732) was an abbot of St Augustine's Abbey, Canterbury. He assisted Bede in the compilation of his Historia Ecclesiastica, and what we know concerning him is chiefly derived from the dedi...
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John Kirkby (bishop of Ely)
John Kirkby (died 26 March 1290) was an English ecclesiastic and statesman.
Kirkby first appears in the historical record in the chancery during the reign of King Henry III of England. When Henry...
Places of worship in Tunbridge Wells (borough)
The borough of Tunbridge Wells, one of 13 local government districts in the English county of Kent, has nearly 130 current and former places of worship. The mostly rural area is dominated by the prosp...
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Chair of St Augustine
The Chair of St Augustine or Cathedra Augustini (Latin) is the ceremonial enthronement chair of the Archbishop of Canterbury in Canterbury Cathedral.
Named after the first Archbishop of Canterbury...
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Reginald Pole
Reginald Pole (12 March 1500 – 17 November 1558) was an English cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church and the last Roman Catholic Archbishop of Canterbury, holding the office during the Counter Reform...
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Romney Deanery
The Romney Deanery is in the Diocese of Canterbury in Kent, England.Churches within the Deanery:
Canterbury Cathedral Appeal

The Save Canterbury Cathedral Appeal was launched in October 2006 to protect and enhance Canterbury Cathedral's future as a centre of worship, heritage and culture.Every five years, a major struc...
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Thomas Bradwardine
Thomas Bradwardine (c. 1290 – 26 August 1349) was an English cleric, scholar, mathematician, physicist, courtier and, very briefly, Archbishop of Canterbury. As a celebrated scholastic philosophe...
Six Preachers
The college of Six Preachers of Canterbury Cathedral was created by Archbishop Thomas Cranmer as part of the reorganisation of the monastic Christ Church Priory into the new secular Cathedral. First m...
Archdeacon of Maidstone
The Archdeacon of Maidstone is a senior office-holder in the Diocese of Canterbury (one of the dioceses of the Province of Canterbury in the Church of England). The Archdeacon of Maidstone is a senior...
Walker King
Walker King (1751 – 22 February 1827) was an English churchman and man of letters, bishop of Rochester from 1809, and, together with French Laurence, co-editor of the works of Edmund Burke.
King w...
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Samuel Bradford
Samuel Bradford (20 December 1652 – 17 May 1731) was an English churchman and whig, bishop successively of Carlisle and Rochester.
He was the son of William Bradford of London and was born in St. ...
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Robert Stevens (priest)
Robert Stevens (1777 - 3 February 1870) was a long serving Dean of Rochester in the 19th Century.Stevens was the son of Robert Stevens of Norwich. He was educated at Westminster School where he took ...
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Russell White (bishop)
Russell Berridge White was the inaugural Bishop of Tonbridge from 1959 to 1968.Born on 13 December 1896 he was educated at the City of Oxford School and (after wartime service with the Queen's Own O...
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John Morton (bishop)
John Morton (c. 1420 – 15 September 1500) was an English prelate who served as Archbishop of Canterbury from 1486 to 1500. He was elevated to the cardinalate in 1493.
Born in Dorset, he was educat...
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