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General Church of the New Jerusalem

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Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. A. Wynne Acton, 1932-09-30

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary (Mrs. V. W. Rennels) to A. Wynne Acton in London, England. Rennels tells Acton they have heard good things about him since his arrival in London. She is sending him 10 copies each of the church's updated baptism and confession of faith record cards. In Bryn Athyn, they are excied for the upcoming election, although it seems as if the wrong man will win.

Dates: 1932-09-30

Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. A. Wynne Acton, 1933-12-15

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary (Mrs. V.W. Rennels) to A. Wynne Acton. Rennels notes Acton's last letter with appreciation and explains that all records reveived are sent to Mr. Caldwell for publication before being returned to her (Rennels') office. Rennels writes that Acton must have enjoyed performing his first baptism, and she reminisces on her own baptism. She then discusses different varieties of English and American birds, and also compares British and American...
Dates: 1933-12-15

Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. Albert Bjorck, 1920-03-04

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary, Freda Pendleton, to Rev. Albert Bjorck in Bath, England. The Bishop has received Bjorck’s and Mrs. Bjorck’s applications for General Church membership and has asked F. Pendleton to acknowledge their receipt. Certificates of membership will be forwarded at once, and F. Pendleton also encloses two application blanks to be filled out and signed. F. Pendleton thanks Bjorck for his frequent visits to her brother, Alan, in the hospital. Alan has...
Dates: 1920-03-04

Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. Elmo C. Acton, 1931-04-21

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary, V.W. Rennels, to Rev. Elmo C. Acton in Durban, Natal, South Africa. Rennels writes that in the New Church Open Letter, she has learned that Acton baptized Miss Miriam Bretherton, Mr. Douglas G. Macfarlane, Audrey E. Lowe, and Sonia D. Pemberton several months ago. The Bishop's office has not recieved any records of these baptisms, and they should be sent at Acton's earliest convenience. Rennels had informed Rev. (William B.) Caldwell, and...
Dates: 1931-04-21

Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. Elmo C. Acton, 1931-10-30

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary, V.W. Rennels, to Rev. Elmo C. Acton in Durban, Natal, South Africa. Rennels notes that Mr. and Mrs. Allaway and their son, along with Mr. Hubscher and Mr. Morgan, have all been baptized by Acton, yet no baptism cards have been received in the Bishop's office. Rennels asks Acton for signed baptismal cards at his earliest convenience, as it is her job to keep accurate statistical records for the General Church. Rennels informs Acton that she has...
Dates: 1931-10-30

Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. Elmo C. Acton, 1935-10-08

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary, V.W. Rennels, to Rev. Elmo C. Acton in Durban, Natal, South Africa. Rennels gives a list of people who became members of the General Church on Oct. 2nd, and are therefor eligible to become members of Acton's society: Mr. and Mrs. Cecil William Royston, Mr. Gordon Dunbar Cockerell, Mr. Frank David Bamford, Miss Winifred Rosalie Bath, Miss Lorna Cockerell, Miss Elsa Melville Ridgway, Mrs. Jean Kirkwood. Rennels requests baptismal cards for Mrs....
Dates: 1935-10-08

Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. Ernst Deltenre, 1919-02-19

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary, Freda Pendleton, to Rev. Ernst Deltenre in Brussels, Belgium. F. Pendleton acknowledges receipt of Deltenre’s letter to the Bishop of Dec. 6th; Everyone was delighted to hear from him after so many years of silence. The Bishop has been ill for the past several months and has had to get away for his health. He is sailing with Theodore Pitcairn to visit the Church circles in Australia and South Africa, and he hopes to visit Belgium, Holland, and...
Dates: 1919-02-19

Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. Fernand Hussenet, 1927-05-03

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary, Freda Pendleton, to Rev. Fernand Hussenet in Saint Cloud, Seine et Oise, France. The Bishop is pleased that Hussenet will accept the Church’s offer of financial assistance to attend the 1928 London Assembly. The Assembly will be held in early August at the Burton Road Church in Mr. (Robert J.) Tilson’s society. F. Pendleton writes that it will be a pleasure to meet Hussenet in London and that more details will be communicated later.

Dates: 1927-05-03

Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal, 1934-05-16

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary, Viola W. Rennels, to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal in Toronto, ON, Canada. Rennels informs Gyllenhaal that Agnes Hamer (Ferriday) Thompson (aka Mrs. Arnold Thompson) and Agnes Nora (Thompson) McDonald (aka Mrs. Wm. McDonald) have now been recorded as members of the General Church.

Dates: 1934-05-16

Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal, 1934-07-30

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary, Viola W. Rennels, to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal in Toronto, ON, Canada. Rennels informs Gyllenhaal that Miss Norma Margaret Wemyss and Miss Mabel Edith Carter have been recorded as members of the General Church, and they are now eligible for membership in any society of the Church. However, as Bishop Pendleton is away for the summer, they will not receive signed membership certificates until the Bishop’s return in September.

Dates: 1934-07-30