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Church Government

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 35 Collections and/or Records:

ANC Archives Records

 Unprocessed — Box 1 box
Identifier: RG.002
Dates: Other: 1972-present

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Alan Gill, 1925-09-24

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Alan Gill in Brooklyn, NY, USA. Pendleton informs Gill that he has appointed Mr. Geoffrey S. Childs, Mr. Harold E. Sellner, Mr. Curtis K. Hicks, and Mr. Anton Andrew Sellner as members of the New York Society Council. Pendleton requests Gill call the Council together at his earliest convenience.

Dates: 1925-09-24

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Albert Bjorck, 1920-05-06

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Albert Bjorck in Bath, England. Pendleton acknowledges Bjorck’s letter of March 26th. Pendleton writes that it gives him great pleasure to receive Bjorck into the Priesthood of the General Church; Bjorck’s name will be added to the list of ministers. Bjork’s report of Mr. Pulsford coincides with what Pendleton has heard from other sources; Pendleton is interested as he believes “The spread of sound views in the Church is the only hope for the revival...
Dates: 1920-05-06

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Albert Bjorck, 1923-03-26

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Albert Bjorck in Bath, England. Pendleton has received Bjorck’s letter of Feb. 6th with enclosed correspondence between Bjorck and Mr. Gyllenhaal. Pendleton presumes that the question at issue between them has been settled by now. Pendleton reports that there has been no decision yet about Bjorck attending the Glenview General Assembly; The Church runs on charity, and currently it seems they will not be able to spare the money to pay for Bjorck to...
Dates: 1923-03-26

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Albert Bjorck, 1927-12-02

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Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Albert Bjorck in Palma de Mallorca, Spain. Pendleton has received Bjorck’s letter of Nov. 6th with enclosed correspondence between him and Mr. (R. J.) Tilson. Pendleton finds Bjorck’s response to Tilson’s first letter, “a model of critical frankness and at the same time of the good will of friendship.” There has been some controversy amongst the Colchester society about Pendleton choosing to elevate Tilson’s status to Bishop. Despite his flaws,...
Dates: 1927-12-02

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Albert Bjorck, 1934-01-08

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Albert Bjorck in Palma de Mallorca, Spain. Pendleton has received Bjorck’s letter of Dec. 20th. Pendleton writes that it will be a pleasure to see Bjorck in Bryn Athyn for the Ministers’ Council Meetings. According to the custom of the Council, those who wish to read a paper may notify the secretary, and then the Council calls on certain papers to be read at the meeting. Pendleton will make sure Bjorck’s paper is recorded with the secretary.

Dates: 1934-01-08

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Charles E. Doering, 1916-06-26

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Identifier: RG.004.01
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Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Charles E. Doering in Bryn Athyn, PA, USA. Pendleton has received Doering’s resignation from the former Consistory. Pendleton requests that Doering serve as a member of the new Consistory that is forming.

Dates: 1916-06-26

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Elmo C. Acton, 1926-05-12

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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. Theodore Pitcairn has accepted the position of second assistant pastor of the Bryn Athyn Church, and therefore will be resigning as pastor of the Durban Society. This was to be exspected as a result of his (Pitcairn's) recent marriage. Acton is now Minister of the Durban Society, "directly under the Bishop, who according to our order, is the Pastor of any Society which for any reason is without a Pastor."...
Dates: 1926-05-12

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Elmo C. Acton, 1927-02-15

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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 December 14th and discusses the very successful mid-year meetings. The Joint Council agreed that the next Assembly take place in London. Pendleton hopes it will be planned for the summer of 1928, but some in London prefer 1929. Describing the meetings, Pendleton writes, "the indication of unity and fraternal feeling was so marked that some one expressed the thought...
Dates: 1927-02-15