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Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal, 1933-04-19

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal in Toronto, ON, Canada. Pendleton was pleased to receive five General Church membership applications, and he is happy to accept Sir John and his family into the Church. Sir John’s book on Druidism is “well known to us here as a study of primitive life in the light of New Church doctrine.” As Bishop DeCharms will attend the Glenview Assembly, Pendleton will be able to travel to Canada for the October Toronto Assembly. Names...
Dates: 1933-04-19

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal, 1933-09-27

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal in Toronto, ON, Canada. Pendleton is forwarding Gyllenhaal a copy of a letter from himself (Pendleton) to Alan (Gill?). Pendleton discusses his travel plans for the upcoming Toronto Assembly. Names mentioned: Alan (Gill?)

Dates: 1933-09-27

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal, 1934-01-05

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal in Toronto, ON, Canada. At a recent meeting in Bryn Athyn, it was decided that the next General Assembly should be held in 1935. As it was unclear if the Toronto Society wished to host the Assembly, the Pastor’s Council offered to host the Assembly in Bryn Athyn if needed. The time and place of the Assembly will be further discussed by the Joint Council at the February Midyear Meetings.

Dates: 1934-01-05

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

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal in Toronto, ON, Canada. Pendleton writes that Alan (Gill) and his pastor’s council favor October 6-8th as the date for the fall Ontario Assembly, though they have not yet received approval from the Kitchener society. Provided the date is acceptable, the Church will send Bishop DeCharms to preside over the Assembly. Pendleton has received Gyllenhaal’s letter of May 14th, and the membership applications of Mrs. Arnold Thompson and...
Dates: 1934-05-16

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal, 1935-03-18

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal in Toronto, ON, Canada. Pendleton has received Gyllenhaal’s letters of Feb. 19th and March 14th. Pendleton is pleased that Gyllenhaal has agreed to give the evening service at the upcoming Assembly. Pendleton tells Gyllenhaal that the US is having many of the same financial difficulties as Canada. Pendleton believes that those in the Church “must all stand as we are, and wait for this long continued depression to pass.”

Dates: 1935-03-18

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal, 1935-04-30

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal in Toronto, ON, Canada. Pendleton is pleased that Gyllenhaal is able to help Alan (Gill), pastor of the Kitchener society, as Gill recovers from an illness. Pendleton hope Gill will take a “sufficiently long rest” in order to fully recover before returning to work. At this time, Pendleton cannot promise to preside over the Toronto Assembly in the fall, but he will be happy to if he is able.

Dates: 1935-04-30

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal, 1935-05-09

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Fred E. Gyllenhaal in Toronto, ON, Canada. Pendleton reports that Henry Heinrichs has resigned as pastor of the Denver Society; After the death of Alvin Lindrooth and the removal of several other society members, Heinrichs feels the work is no long worth pursuing in Denver. He plans to move with his family to the Kitchener Society in the summer and take up secular work. Pendleton thinks it may be very convenient to have Heinrichs in Kitchener if Alan...
Dates: 1935-05-09

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Gaston J. Fercken , 1916-01-22

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Gaston J. Fercken in Lausanne, Switzerland. Pendleton has received Fercken’s letters of Oct. 31st, Nov. 29th, and Dec. 9th and is pleased with Fercken’s progress in Lausanne. Pendleton writes that Mr. (Theodore?) Pitcairn may be able to assist Fercken in making missionary trips to Geneva. A certificate of membership has been sent to Madame St. Pern. Pendleton hopes Madame Delieutraz-Bourquin may represent the beginning of the General Church in Geneva....
Dates: 1916-01-22

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Gaston J. Fercken , 1916-02-28

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Gaston J. Fercken in Lausanne, Switzerland. Pendleton has received Fercken’s letters of Jan. 30th and Feb. 8th with four enclosed membership applications. Pendleton is pleased with the work Fercken is doing in Lausanne and Geneva, and he reports that Rev. Baeckstrom has also been having success in Stockholm. The next General Assembly will be held in Bryn Athyn in June, and Pendleton would like Fercken to prepare a report of his work in Switzerland to...
Dates: 1916-02-28

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Gaston J. Fercken , 1916-05-25

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Gaston J. Fercken in Lausanne, Switzerland. Pendleton has received Fercken’s letters of April 5th and 15th. Pendleton discusses the General Church’s policy on baptisms and membership; Baptism is a necessary first step to obtaining membership, but it does not grant entrance into the Church organization. It is customary for girls to obtain membership at age 18, and boys at age 21, after they have been confirmed. Certificates of membership will be sent...
Dates: 1916-05-25