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Found in 150 Collections and/or Records:

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner, 1928-05-08

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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 is pleased that Odhner will accept both a teaching position with the Academy and an assistant pastoral role for the Bryn Athyn Church. The Academy Board of Directors and the Trustees of the Bryn Athyn Church have given their approval, and they just need the consent of the Bryn Athyn Society to make it official. Pendleton looks forward to hearing that the Toronto Society has succeeded in choosing a new...
Dates: 1928-05-08

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner, 1928-05-12

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner in Toronto, ON, Canada. Pendleton informs Odhner that his nomination as assistant Pastor of the Bryn Athyn Church was confirmed by the Society. It is now official.

Dates: 1928-05-12

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner, 1928-05-18

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Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner in Toronto, ON, Canada. Pendleton acknowledges Odhner’s letter of May 15th. Pendleton looks forward to working with Odhner in Bryn Athyn. Fred Gyllenhaal has sent a cable accepting the call to serve as the Toronto Society’s new Pastor. Attached are copies of three letters required by the US Consulate in Toronto for obtaining a visa for Odhner. Names mentioned: Mrs. (Viola Wolcott) Rennels, Mr. (Fred) Gyllenhaal, Rev. Hugo H. V. Ljungberg...
Dates: 1928-05-18

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner, 1928-06-04

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner in Toronto, ON, Canada. Pendleton has received a letter from Mr. Gyllenhaal stating that he will accept the pastoral call to Toronto and will book passage when he receives information about traveling expenses. Gyllenhaal will preach his last sermon in Colchester on August 19th. Names mentioned: Mr. (Fred) Gyllenhaal

Dates: 1928-06-04

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner, 1928-07-02

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hugo Odhner in Toronto, ON, Canada. Pendleton informs Odhner of his desire to nominate him for the position of Secretary of the General Church at the London Assembly.

Dates: 1928-07-02

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Joao de Mendonca Lima, 1926-02-18

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Joao de Mendonca Lima in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Pendleton informs Lima that his report of the Rio Society was read aloud at a joint meeting of the General Church Executive Committee and the Ministers’ Council. Pendleton directs Lima’s attention to a paper on the subject of Free Will, written by Pendleton for the meetings, which will be published in the April issue of New Church Life. Names mentioned: Mrs. Lima

Dates: 1926-02-18

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. John Headsten, 1922-04-26

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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 March 22 in which Headsten writes about the unsuccessful attempt to unite the two General Church bodies in Chicago. Pendleton regrets the outcome, but recommends that they look to the Lord’s Providence and not become discouraged.

Dates: 1922-04-26

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. John Headsten, 1922-03-21

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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 March 6th. Pendleton has heard from Rev. (Willis) Gladish that there has been a hitch in uniting the Chicago Society with the Glenview Church Society. He hopes this hitch is temporary. Pendleton reports that, in Bryn Athyn, difficulties with the student body have recently called for strenuous treatment, but he now anticipates they will end the school year without further...
Dates: 1922-03-21

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Joseph S. David, 1917-09-07

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Joseph S. David in Pawnee Rock, KS, USA. Pendleton met with the Extension Board the previous night to discuss David’s proposal to carry out missionary work in Denver. Although the Board’s funds were already exhausted, Pendleton managed to raise $100 for David to and his son Llewellyn to perform the work together. David should let Pendleton know at his earliest convenience if it will be possible to do the outlined work in the fall.

Dates: 1917-09-07

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden, 1920-10-27

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Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden in Toronto, Canada. General Church letterhead. Carbon copy attached. Pendleton has relpied to Mr. (Robert?) Carswell's letter about the situation of Mr. (Emil) Cronlund. The Church has recieved criticism from multiple sources about the way Cronlund's situation has been handled. Many question whether the General Church should assume responsiblity for its ministers. Pendleton argues that the Church itself would break down under the strain...
Dates: 1920-10-27