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Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Elmo C. Acton, 1927-07-23

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Elmo C. Acton in Durban, Natal, South Africa. Pendleton acknowledges Acton's letter and Auuual Report of June 15th. Pendleton understands Acton's struggle with his society's "apparent indifference to spiritual instruction." This is a common problem which requires patience and consistent effort. Pendleton had assumed Acton had his own Council, but since he does not, Pendleton recommends Acton wait to appoint one until after his upcoming ordination into...
Dates: 1927-07-23

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Elmo C. Acton, 1930-12-04

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Elmo C. Acton in Durban, Natal, South Africa. Pendleton acknowledges Acton's letter of October 20th. Pendleton is happy to hear that church members in Durban would like to have regular Assemblies. Pendleton is now calling for a South African Assembly, and he would like Acton to act as Secretary and Mr. (Frederick) Elphick to be presiding officer of the Assembly, acting in Pendleton's place. Pendleton writes, "Our theory of an Assembly is that it is...
Dates: 1930-12-04

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Elmo C. Acton, 1931-10-27

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Elmo C. Acton in Durban, Natal, South Africa. Pendleton acknowledges Acton's letter of August 19th. Pendleton is pleased to hear that the South African Assembly was successful. Although Mr. (Frederick) and Mrs. (Bertha?) Elphick and Mr. and Mrs. Rogers were unable to be there, there was an attendance of more than 120 people for morning services. Pendleton does not recall meeting Mr. Morgan. Pendleton remarks that the Ridgways will be glad to have...
Dates: 1931-10-27

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Elmo C. Acton, 1934-02-21

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Elmo C. Acton in Durban, Natal, South Africa. Pendleton acknowledges Acton's letter of January 9th. Pendleton sees The Hague doctrines as more than a fallacy; As he wrote in his paper to the ministers at the Midyear Meetings, he believes they are dangerous and alien to the General Church and Academy principles. Pendleton's paper, along with an opposing paper by Mr. (Albert) Bjork and the following discussion, will be printed in the May issue of the...
Dates: 1934-02-21

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Elmo C. Acton, 1935-06-08

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Elmo C. Acton in Durban, Natal, South Africa. Pendleton writes that Acton should not concern himself any further over the matter that he (Acton) wrote about in his May 13th letter. Acton's delayed cable has arrived. Pendleton has sent a note, which he hopes they have received by now, expressing his appreciation of good will from Durban Society. It is now time for the General Assemby, and Pendleton regrets Acton's absence as "Assemblies in the past...
Dates: 1935-06-08

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Emil R. Cronlund, 1920-02-05

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Emil R. Cronlund in Toronto, Canada. Pendleton has received Cronlund’s letter of Jan. 30th and is pleased that the Toronto Society is in favor of holding a District Assembly in the Spring. Pendleton will not be able to travel to Canada until mid-April, and he wonders if this date will be satisfactory to the Toronto Society.

Dates: 1920-02-05

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Emil R. Cronlund, 1920-02-25

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Emil R. Cronlund in Toronto, Canada. Pendleton has received Cronlund’s last letter and is delighted that the Toronto Society would like to hold a District Assembly in April. Pendleton authorizes Cronlund to issue an official call for the Assembly and requests a meeting program as soon as they are ready.

Dates: 1920-02-25

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Emil R. Cronlund, 1920-03-15

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Emil R. Cronlund in Toronto, Canada. Pendleton has received Cronlund’s letter of March 11th with enclosed program of the upcoming district assembly. Pendleton writes that he finds the program satisfactory, and he discusses the details further.

Dates: 1920-03-15

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Emil R. Cronlund, 1920-03-31

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Emil R. Cronlund in Toronto, Canada. Pendleton has received Cronlund’s letter of March 25th. Pendleton discusses details for the Sunday service and Holy Supper to be held at the upcoming District Assembly in Canada.

Dates: 1920-03-31

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Emil R. Cronlund, 1921-02-24

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Emil R. Cronlund in Toronto, Canada. Pendleton is very interested in Cronlund’s plan to move to Bryn Athyn, especially as it would allow his children to receive a New Church education. Pendleton writes that the housing problem is Bryn Athyn is very serious, but that Mr. Gyllenhaal will do all he can. Pendleton will see Cronlund at the Ontario Assembly in April, if not sooner. Names mentioned: Mr. Gyllenhaal, Mr. Doering

Dates: 1921-02-24