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General Church of the New Jerusalem

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 391 Collections and/or Records:

Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. Karl R. Alden, 1922-12-20

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary, Freda Pendleton, to Rev. Karl R. Alden in Toronto, Canada. Hubert Hyatt has asked F. Pendleton to look up Stanley Anderson in the Church records. There is no record of Anderson joining the Church. It is possible that either Mr. Odhner lost Anderson's application, or that Anderson believes he became a member by being confirmed. F. Pendleton thinks that young people need to be better educated about the process of joining the Church; Some even...
Dates: 1922-12-20

Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. Karl R. Alden, 1923-04-13

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary, Freda Pendleton, to Rev. Karl R. Alden in Toronto, Canada. F. Pendleton is returning Alden's list of congregants. She has marked those who are not memebers of the General Church, including Stanley Anderson, who F. Pendleton thinks should be a member. F. Pendleton has received a change of address for the Potts family. F. Pendleton was interested to see the Jessemens on Alden's list as she is curious about the results of the Chruch's efforts during...
Dates: 1923-04-13

Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. Reginald W. Brown, 1920-07-08

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents

Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary, Freda Pendleton, to Rev. Reginald W. Brown in Maseru, Basutoland. Pendleton is enclosing the letter from Mooki to the Bishop and the Bishop’s reply which Brown has requested. The letters concern establishing a relationship with the General Church.

Dates: 1920-07-08

Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. William B. Caldwell, 1932-06-21

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary, V.W. Rennels, to Rev. William B. Caldwell. Rennels informs Caldwell of the dates for the 1932 district assemblies: Pittsburgh September 23-25th, Chicago October 14-16th, Ontario November 11-13th.

Dates: 1932-06-21

Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. William B. Caldwell, 1934-05-10

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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. William B. Caldwell. Bishop Pendleton is inviting Caldwell to serve as toastmaster at the Charter Day banquet. Rennels requests a response from Caldwell at his earliest convenience.

Dates: 1934-05-10

Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. William Cairns Henderson, 1936-12-24

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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. William Cairns Henderson in Hurstville, Sydney, Australia. Rennels inquires whether Henderson has received a package containing correspondence which had to do with the issue between Rev. Albert Bjorck and the General Church. Rennels will forward him another package if he has not received it. Names mentioned: Rev. Albert Bjorck, Eva (Henderson)

Dates: 1936-12-24

Letter from Rev. Gustaf Baeckström to N.D. Pendleton, 1934-10-05

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from Rev. Gustaf Baeckström to N.D. Pendleton in Bryn Athyn, PA, USA. Baeckstrom sends the record of baptism and application for Church membership for Mr. Tor Stenström, a convert from the Lutheran State Church. Baeckstrom also sends a marriage record for one of Erik Sandstrom’s sisters; Her husband is not a church member yet but is receptive to the doctrines. Baeckstrom is leaving for a missionary trip to northern Sweden where he will give lectures and try to establish reading...
Dates: 1934-10-05

Letter from the New Jerusalem in Basutoland to N.D. Pendleton, 1917-05-22

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Handwritten letter from the New Jerusalem in Basutoland to N.D. Pendleton in Bryn Athyn, PA, USA. The Basuto Council acknowledges the Bishop’s letter of March 14th. They are happy to receive Rev. F.E. Gyllenhaal as the spiritual leader of the Church in Basutoland. Handwritten English translation attached. Also includes handwritten list of 16 Basuto Church members. Names mentioned: Frederick Gyllenhaal, Samuel Mabina Mofokeng (?), Epainetus Lekhabu Nyaredi (?), Bethnel Lsibebe Sesutha (?),...
Dates: 1917-05-22

New York Societies, Circles, etc., 1850 - 1980

 Sub-group
Identifier: Sub-Series 21
Scope and Contents

The material in this sub-series contains records, correspondence, ephemera and other materials from several iterations of New Jerusalem church organizations in New York, including the Convention church (now Swedenborgian Church of North America), the New York Society of the General Church of the New Jerusalem, the Brooklyn Society and others. Folder titles are all "New York Society" although the church may have existed at times as a "circle" or "group" instead of a full society.

Dates: 1850 - 1980

Rev. Geoffrey S. Childs Papers

 Unprocessed
Identifier: Mss.005.132
Dates: 1998 - 2008