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Found in 87 Collections and/or Records:

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

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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. 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

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden, 1921-06-06

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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. General Church letterhead. Copy attached. Pendleton has received letters from Europe which have made him decide to prolong his visit to Europe. As he will no longer be able to attend the usual Fall assemblies in the US, the Consistory has agreed to ask Mr. Doering to act as the Bishop's representative at these assemblies. Deoring will attend the assemblies in Pittsburgh and Glenview, and possibly also Toronto and...
Dates: 1921-06-06

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden, 1921-12-27

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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 congratulates Alden on the imporved facilities in the Toronto society and on the cordial and loyal spirit of the people there. Pendleton anticipates steady growth for the Olivet Church in the future. Pendleton discusses the changed time of the ministers' meetings, from June to February. Pendleton hopes that this change will be beneficial, as the "end of June is no time for a sustained spiritual uplifting."...
Dates: 1921-12-27

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden, 1923-01-18

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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 is happy that Alden will be attending the February ministers' meetings and that Alden is pleased with Miss (Anna?) Hamm's school work. Pendleton thinks the meetings will be unusually good, at least in terms of attendance; Pendleton hears that Mr. Gladish will be there for the first time in many years.

Dates: 1923-01-18

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden, 1924-03-08

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Handwritten letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Karl R. Alden in Toronto, Canada. General Church letterhead. Typed copy attached on Olivet Society letterhead. Pendleton acknowledges Alden's letter of March 6th. Pendleton discusses the situation in Toronto; Pendleton will speak to the Toronto society at a later date, because if he comes now, nothing will be accomplished except a drawn out fight; Rudolph Potts has informed Pendleton that many in the Toronto Society believe Alden was called to...
Dates: 1924-03-08

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Llewellyn W. T. David, 1927-10-05

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Llewellyn W. T. David in Kitchener, ON, Canada. Pendleton is concerned by David’s letter of Sept. 27th; Pendleton believes the stand taken by some members of the Kitchener society presents a challenge to the Church’s order of government, and he approves of the actions taken by David in offering his resignation as pastor. Pendleton suggests David make his resignation public. Pendleton will discuss further steps to be taken with David and the “leading...
Dates: 1927-10-05

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Llewellyn W. T. David, 1928-01-27

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Llewellyn W. T. David in Kitchener, ON, Canada. Pendleton has written to Mr. Rudolph Roschman and Dr. Schnarr about when to start actively considering the choice of pastor for the Kitchener Society. Pendleton had thought they could wait until spring, but other pastoral changes are occurring within the Church, and the Kitchener Society may want to start considering their options now.

Dates: 1928-01-27

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Thomas S. Harris, 1915-05-09

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Thomas S. Harris in Abington, MA, USA. The Bishop (W. F. Pendleton) has requested that N. D. Pendleton write to Harris to inquire whether he might be willing to accept a pastoral call from the New Church Baltimore Society. The Baltimore group has about 25 adults and 25 children, and they are willing to financially assist the General Church in maintaining a residential pastor. The Bishop would like an answer from Harris before he discusses it with the...
Dates: 1915-05-09

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Thomas S. Harris, 1915-05-25

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Thomas S. Harris in Abington, MA, USA. Pendleton has received a letter from Mr. Emil P. Gunther, secretary of the Baltimore Society, informing him that the Society has unanimously decided to extend a pastoral call to Harris. With aid from the Church Extension Fund, the Society can offer Harris a salary of at least $1000 per year. Gunther reports that there are currently no vacancies in the Arbutus settlement, so Harris would have to seek...
Dates: 1915-05-25

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Thomas S. Harris, 1915-06-08

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Thomas S. Harris in Abington, MA, USA. Pendleton has received Harris’ letter of May 27th. Pendleton writes that Harris’ transfer to Arbutus can take place at any time which is convenient. Pendleton suggests that Harris make arrangements directly with the people of Arbutus and that he pay them a visit after the upcoming Ministers’ Meetings in Bryn Athyn. Names mentioned: Mr. Freeman

Dates: 1915-06-08