Collection 412-1 - Sermon and other notes of Canon W.N. Rook

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AU AU-MTC 412-1


Sermon and other notes of Canon W.N. Rook


  • 1927-1969 (Creation)

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1 manila folder

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William Noel Rook studied at Moore College from 1924 and graduated with the Th.L. in 1926. He was ordained priest in 1927 and served in Chatswood, Willochra, Hornsby, Lane Cove, Rockdale, Canterbury and Epping. He was one of the "Memorialists" in 1938. From 1941-1945 he served as a chaplain with the AIF. In 1965 he was appointed Honorary Canon of St Andrew's Cathedral, Sydney.

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Donated by Canon Rook's daughter Mrs Julie Fisher in 1984.

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Sermon register with dates, places, and Bible reference (1927); New Testament presented to William Rook at his ordination as Deacon 1926; typescript sermon notes, including Farewell sermon, St Alban's Epping, 1969; Confirmation notes, St Alban's Epping, with manuscript annotations.

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