RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoCFR AOC 57
Extent151 ff.
TitleCoptic Church of Egypt: General Correspondence
Date1930-1959
DescriptionPapers and correspondence concerning the situation of the Copts in Egypt and relations with the Muslim state. Includes material concerning the reform movement, 1930-1935; disputes within the Church, 1949-1955 (ff.118-121, 126-130, 136-151) and the removal of Patriarch Abba Yousab II, 1954 (ff.136-138).

Also contains: "Memorandum on the Coptic question" submitted to the Archbishop of Canterbury by the Reformation Party in the Coptic Church, Egypt (ff.1-10); correspondence from Llewellyn Gwynne, Bishop in Egypt (ff.11-12, 16-17, 22, 39-40, 58-59, 86-87) and from Ibrahim Luka.
LanguageSome French

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CodeNameDates
DS/UK/3273Gwynne; Llewellyn Henry (1863-1957); Bishop in Egypt1863-1957
GB/109/22383Joseph II (1946-1956); Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark1946-1956
GB/109/22384Luka; Ibrahim (1897-1950); Father1897-1950
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