RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoCFR OC 80
Extent64 ff.
TitleIndividual Orthodox Churches: Alexandria: Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1939-69
Date1939-1969
DescriptionRelations with the Church of England (visits by 1943-1946) and an appeal for a Greek Lexicon, 1952.

Including: correspondence regarding the consecreation of Archimandrite Aristarchos Mavrakis as Bishop of Mareotis (ff. 1-2); correspondence relating to the Project of Reorganisation of the Alexandria Council of Churches (ff. 3-4); list of members of the Alexandrian Holy Synod following the Autumn Session of the Holy Synod of the Patriarchate in 1968 (f. 5); memorandum of telephone call from Father Ioannidis regarding the Syrian coup d'├ętat, 1961 (f. 6); extract from Bishop Parthenios of Carthage's report regarding the Anglican Church, the Church in India and the question of ordination of women (f. 7); correspondence between Joseph Barber Lightfoot, Archbishop Athenagoras of Thyateira and Rev. J. S. Long regarding funding for the Patristic Greek Lexicon (ff. 8-12), including a report for 1951 (f. 13); memorandum regarding phone conversation with Platon Valaskakis, legal adviser to the Patriarch of Alexandria (ff. 14-15); letter to Rev. H Waddams regarding the unity of the Eastern Churches (f. 17); Correspondence between Geoffrey Fisher, Archbishop of Canterbury, and Christophoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria regarding Ernest Barnes, Bishop of Brimingham, and his book "The Rise of Christianity", original letters from Christophoros II written in Greek with translation (ff. 18-32); correspondence regarding the 1948 Lambeth Conference (ff. 33-43); correspondence and paperwork relating to the Archbishop of York's visit to Egypt in 1943 and 1946 (ff. 44-48, 45-57); correspondence from Llewellyn Gwynne to Canon J A Douglas regarding a service of fellowship with the Patriarch of Alexandria (f. 49); paperwork regarding the Fellowship of Unity Memoril Service to commemorate Nicholas V, Patriarch of the Greek Orthodox Church, and Thorgom, Patriarch of the Armenian Orthodox Church in Palastine, held 21 April 1939, including Bishop Gwynne's sermon (ff. 58-62); report of the Fellowship of Unity, 1936-7 (ff. 63-64)

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