Henry Edward Manning

Standard Name: Manning, Henry Edward
Used Form: Cardinal Manning


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Cultural formation Harriet Hamilton King
Very little is known about her early life. Presumably white, she was born to an upper-class family with relations in the peerage, Scottish on both sides. Late in life she converted to Roman Catholicism ...
Cultural formation Bessie Rayner Parkes
BRP described herself as having been born in the very bosom of Puritan England, and fed daily upon the strict letter of the Scripture from aged lips which I regarded with profound reverence.
Leighton, Angela, and Margaret Reynolds, editors. Victorian Women Poets: An Anthology. Blackwell.
Cultural formation Christina Rossetti
Edward Pusey , Henry Manning and other leaders of the Oxford Movement also preached at the church; Sara Coleridge was another parishioner. CR 's religious faith become a cornerstone of her life, equalled only by...
Cultural formation Cecil Frances Alexander
In 1848 CFA met British novelist Charlotte Yonge and the leader of the Oxford Movement , John Keble .
Blain, Virginia et al., editors. The Feminist Companion to Literature in English: Women Writers from the Middle Ages to the Present. Yale University Press; Batsford.
CFA 's husband believed that Keble endowed her with a sense of the magic, of the...
Dedications Margaret Harkness
She dedicated this novel to the memory of Cardinal Manning , mentioning her association with him during the dock strike of 1889.
Dedications Harriet Hamilton King
HHK 's first volume of religious verse was The Prophecy of Westminster, and Other Poems. In Honour of Henry Edward, Cardinal Manning.
British Library Catalogue. http://explore.bl.uk/primo_library/libweb/action/search.do?dscnt=0&tab=local_tab&dstmp=1489778087340&vid=BLVU1&mode=Basic&fromLo.
Friends, Associates Marie Belloc Lowndes
As a child she had already met several distinguished writers in England, and Mary Clarke Mohl and Turgenev in France.
Lowndes, Marie Belloc. I, Too, Have Lived in Arcadia. Macmillan.
As a young adult she quickly became known to many eminent members of the...
Friends, Associates Florence Nightingale
While abroad FN also developed an intense friendship with Mary Stanley , daughter of the Bishop of Norwich, who was travelling with Henry Manning (later Cardinal Manning) . (Stanley, at that time an Anglican, was...
Friends, Associates Florence Nightingale
Her notoriety (following the war and from her later work) placed FN in the society of many important contemporaries, including every Prime Minister of her time.
Dolan, Josephine A. Nursing In Society: A Historical Perspective. Saunders.
She maintained a correspondence with Cardinal Manning ...
Friends, Associates Bessie Rayner Parkes
Adelaide Procter (a close friend of BRP after her conversion, as were Sarah Atkinson and Cardinal Manning ) died of tuberculosis on 2 February 1864, the year before BRP 's father also died. Parkes was...
Literary responses Harriet Hamilton King
Lauding it as a remarkable poem, the critic for the Saturday Review noted that the writer does not seem so much to compose it as to breathe it forth; it is the fruit of...
Literary responses Anne Manning
It called them spurious antiques
Stephen, Sir Leslie, and Sidney Lee, editors. The Dictionary of National Biography. Smith, Elder.
, as if AM had intended actual deception. She had meanwhile, however, secured endorsement of her historical accuracy from eminent churchmen, both Anglican and Roman Catholic: Archbishop Tait and Cardinal Manning
Occupation Marie Belloc Lowndes
MBL resolved early on a writing career, and in 1888 became (through the influence of Cardinal Manning , a family friend), a journalist for the Pall Mall Gazette. Her earnings contributed, in a tradition...
politics Margaret Harkness
She was an active member of various socialist parties between 1887 and 1891, including the Social Democratic Federation and the Independent Labour Party , though she later called socialism both foolish and wrong.
Goode, John. “Margaret Harkness and the Socialist Novel”. The Socialist Novel in Britain: Towards the Recovery of a Tradition, edited by H. Gustav Klaus, Harvester Press, pp. 45-66.
Textual Production Marie Belloc Lowndes
MBL decided in her teens that she wanted to be a writer. In 1887, with the encouragement of her mother (who was based in France) the two of them embarked on a winter in the...


June 1851: Henry Manning converted to Roman Catholicism...

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June 1851

Henry Manning converted to Roman Catholicism after seeing several of his Oxford colleagues do so; he became a Cardinal fourteen years later and was a strong proponent of the Ultramontanist side of the Roman Catholic...

October 1854: Herbert Vaughan was ordained into the Roman...

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October 1854

Herbert Vaughan was ordained into the Roman Catholic faith.

1908: Ida Ashworth Taylor published her biography...

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Ida Ashworth Taylor published her biography of a famous nineteenth-century English cardinal, The Cardinal Democrat: Henry Edward Manning.


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