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Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hendrik W. Boef, 1931-06-06

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hendrik W. Boef in Los Angeles, CA, USA. Boef wants to hold an assembly-like gathering for General Church members in California on June 19th. Pendleton discusses the difference between an Assembly and a society meeting; An Assembly is a meeting of the whole or a section of the Church with the Bishop or his representative, whereas a Society meeting occurs under the immediate supervision of the pastor. Pendleton appoints Boef as his representative for...
Dates: 1931-06-06

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hendrik W. Boef, 1931-07-29

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hendrik W. Boef in Los Angeles, CA, USA. Pendleton looks forward to reading an account of the Los Angeles Assembly when it is published in the Life. Pendleton briefly updates Boef on developments in the Hague controversy; Bishop DeCharms has recently visited the Hague and reports that Mr. (Ernst) Pfeiffer will not compromise because “he sees absolute truth which cannot be changed to all eternity.” Pendleton assures Boef that the men in Bryn Athyn are...
Dates: 1931-07-29

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden, 1921-02-16

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden in Toronto, Canada. General Church letterhead. Copy attached. Pendelton requests Alden act as secretary of the Ontario District Assembly. He asks Alden to discuss holding an assembly in the Spring with the Toronto and Kitchener societies. Pendleton would prefer the dates for the assembly to include April 10th and/or 17th.

Dates: 1921-02-16

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden, 1921-03-04

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden in Toronto, Canada. As a result of Alden's letter of March 1st, Pendleton has sent a telegram to Llewellyn (David?) to say that the assembly will be from May 21st-24th. This way Pendleton can accomodate the Kitchner society in terms of date, and he thinks that the people of the Toronto Soceity will understand.

Dates: 1921-03-04

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden, 1921-03-10

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden in Toronto, Canada. Pendleton acknowledges Alden's last letter. Pendleton is happy to be able to accomodate the Kitchener Society with Assembly dates, but is disappointed that this means he will not be able to stop over and preach in Toronto. He asks if it would be possible for him to stop in Toronto and deliver and evening lecture on his way back from Kitchener. If it would be more convenient, he could deliver a lecture on his way to...
Dates: 1921-03-10

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden, 1921-03-22

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden in Toronto, Canada. General Church letterhead. Copy attached. Pendleton's plans have changed and he will now be able to preach in Toronto on the Sunday after the Assembly in Kitchener.

Dates: 1921-03-22

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden, 1921-04-20

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden in Toronto, Canada. The wedding date of Marion (Childs Pendleton?) has been changed, and Pendleton will no longer be able to preach in Toronto the Sunday after the Assembly. He writes, "In this matter I am up against 'Uncle Sam' and his leave of absences and so must yield."

Dates: 1921-04-20

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden, 1921-04-25

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden in Toronto, Canada. Pendleton acknowledges Alden's letter of April 21st. Pendleton will not be able to stop in Toronto before the Assembly becasue he has a wedding in Bryn Athyn on the 18th. However, if the Assembly ends on the 24th, he could spend the evening of the 25th in Toronto and leave on the 26th.

Dates: 1921-04-25

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden, 1922-03-31

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden in Toronto, Canada. Pendleton thinks the first plan proposed for the Assembly is suitable: May 20th to 24th for the Assembly, 25th and 26th for the Toronto society. He must be back in Bryn Athyn on May 27th for his brother's (W.F. Pendleton) golden wedding anniversary. What Alden has written about Llewellyn (David?) fulfills Pendleton's best expectations, and is gratifying and encouraging. Pendleton writes that it will be a pleasure to...
Dates: 1922-03-31

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden, 1922-10-09

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden in Toronto, Canada. Pendleton acknowledges Alden's last letter. Pendleton does not wish to move the Assembly earlier this year, as it would interfere with Easter celebrations in Bryn Athyn and Kitchener. Pendleton feels Easter should be enjoyed as a period of rest, especially because this year they will be preparing for the General Assembly. Pendleton will soon leave for a trip which includes visits to Pittsburgh, Chicago, and...
Dates: 1922-10-09