Academy of the New Church Theological School
Found in 32 Collections and/or Records:
Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Mr. William Cairns Henderson in Portobello, Midlothian, Scotland. Pendleton is pleased that Henderson has accepted the Academy’s offer and that he will arrive in Bryn Athyn for school opening next fall. Pendleton advises Henderson to arrive several days before the opening of the Theological School on Oct. 5th so that he will have time to settle in.
Typed letter N.D. Pendleton writes that Acton's letter of August 13th was considered by the Board of Dirctors, and it was decided they could not support Mr. Svenson's family if he were to attend the Theological school. N.D. Pendleton suggests other financial otpions for Mr. Svenson. He also mentions Norman Ridgeway, a prospective Theological student he has brought back from a recent trip to South Africa.
Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal in Toronto, Canada. Pendleton writes that preliminary arrangements have been made for sending out the two second year theological students next summer. Pendleton asks if Wynn Acton will be satisfactory for Gyllenhaal, and if so, he requests that Gyllenhaal arrange board and lodging for Acton. Pendleton expects to receive both Wynn Acton and Philip Odhner as candidates for the ministry around Easter.