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Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner, 1918-05-24

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner in Kitchener, ON, Canada. Pendleton has received Odhner’s letter of May 16th. Pendleton discusses the difficulties the Church has been facing trying to find teachers for society schools this year. Pendleton hopes Odhner will be able to find a teacher for the Kitchener society school, and he commits to doing everything within his power to help. Pendleton read with interest what Odhner wrote regarding the Young People’s Club and their...
Dates: 1918-05-24

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner, 1921-06-07

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner in Durban, Natal, South Africa. Pendleton found Odhner’s last letter regarding the Durban Society and the New Church movement amongst the Zulu people to be very interesting. Pendleton thinks perhaps the church work with the Zulu people shows more promise than previous work done with the Basuto people. Pendleton has heard a rumor, which he hopes is true, that Nolly and Joan Braby will be traveling from South Africa to Bryn Athyn with Mr....
Dates: 1921-06-07

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner, 1922-09-08

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner in Durban, Natal, South Africa. Pendleton read Odhner’s letter of June 23rd aloud at a special meeting of the Consistory. General approval was expressed over the way Odhner handled the “Braby-Forfar situation.” Pendleton cautions Odhner against taking sides, even if it becomes evident that one party is in the wrong. He writes, “The true priestly attitude is not one of withdrawal from the wrong doer, save in extreme cases. Keep the door...
Dates: 1922-09-08

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner, 1925-11-05

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner. Pendleton thanks Odhner for his confidential communication regarding an issue in the Toronto Society over use of the High School auditorium. Pendleton heard the other side of the story from George Schnarr while he was in Bryn Athyn. Pendleton has still not heard from Mr. David about whether the Kitchener Society will be able to host the next General Assembly, and he requests that Odhner inform him if he hears any additional news on this...
Dates: 1925-11-05

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner, 1927-02-28

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner in Toronto, ON, Canada. Pendleton was glad to learn that the Toronto Society is in favor of having a student come and assist Odhner over the summer. Pendleton will seek approval for this action from the Executive Committee at their next meeting. Pendleton has read and approves of the missionary leaflet which Odhner has written. Pendleton is enclosing a letter from Mr. Evans. He believes Mr. Evans is a good New Churchman, and he that he may...
Dates: 1927-02-28

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. John Headsten , 1915-01-08

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. John Headsten in Chicago, IL, USA. Pendleton has received Headsten’s letter of Nov. 2st and the report of Headsten’s work in the West over the summer. Pendleton believes Headsten’s report demonstrates the need for further missionary efforts in the West, but it is too early to know if the Church will be able to send someone next summer. Pendleton reports that everyone was pleased to hear from Bishop W. F. Pendleton of Headsten’s successful undertaking...
Dates: 1915-01-08

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. John Headsten, 1916-07-31

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. John Headsten in Chicago, IL, USA. Pendleton has received Headsten’s letter of July 25th. Pendleton is interested in Headsten’s experiences in Kibbie, MI, and approves of Headsten’s desire to investigate further; Pendleton thinks it is possible that Providence is guiding them to set up another church society there. Pendleton informs Headsten of Mr. (John) Pitcairn’s death and writes that they will all miss him greatly.

Dates: 1916-07-31

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. John Headsten, 1917-01-30

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. John Headsten in Chicago, IL, USA. Pendleton has received Headsten’s letter of Jan 15th with enclosed membership application for “Grandma” Holms. Pendleton is interested in hearing more about Headsten’s experiences in Irving Park. Pendleton suggests Headsten contact Miss Ellen Sherman if he is ever near Sandoval, IL. Sherman was a teacher at the Academy in Bryn Athyn and now lives in Sandoval with her large family. Pendleton believes they would...
Dates: 1917-01-30

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. John Headsten, 1918-03-20

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. John Headsten in Chicago, IL, USA. Pendleton suggests that Headsten send his response to Mr. (E.H.) Alden’s charges against him to Pendleton instead of directly to Alden. Alden would like to know if the information he has regarding Headsten’s missionary activities in Minneapolis is correct. Pendleton will inquire more about the nature of this information which Alden is using as grounds for his accusation.

Dates: 1918-03-20

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. John Headsten, 1918-03-14

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. John Headsten in Chicago, IL, USA. Pendleton encloses several letters which he thinks will explain themselves. Concerning evangelization, Pendleton writes, “I, of course, believe that all of our ministers employ only open and honorable means in their missionary endeavors. I take this so much for granted that I refuse to testify to it.” Pendleton suggests that Headsten may wish to submit a formal denial of the charges made by Convention Rev. Axel...
Dates: 1918-03-14