rood loft

[rood, fronted by a rood screen, in a rood loft, accessed by rood stairs]Article

Loft or gallery surmounting a rood screen, from which the priest sometimes read the Epistles and Gospels or preached to those assembled in the nave.

MLA Citation

  • “rood loft”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 19 December 2010. Web. 25 October 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/rood-loft/>