RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoCFR RC 36/1
Extent82 ff.
TitleRelations with the Vatican: Roman Catholic Councils, Synods etc.: Second Vatican Council: Initiation
Date1959-1960
DescriptionPapers relating to the initiation of the Second Vatican Council, including: correspondence from Dr. Visser 't Hooft, Archbishop O'Hara, the British Delegation to the Holy See, Samuel Gurney and others about the Ecumenical Council; English text of the address of Pope John XXIII to the Cardinals in the Monastery of St. Paul's outside the Walls, 25 Jan. 1959 (ff. 5-9); translation of an article on the Coming Council and Christian Unity by Père C.J. Dumont O.P. in 'Vers l'Unité Chrétienne' Jan.-Feb. 1959 (ff.11-23); English text of the 'Encyclical Letter of His Holiness John XXIII...on promoting under the impulse of charity Truth, Unity and Peace' (ff.32-56); English text of the motu proprio 'Superno Dei Nutu' for the preparatory commission of the Council (ff.58-61); address of Pope John to the Pontifical Preparatory Commission and Secretariats of the 2nd Vatican Ecumenical Council, 14 Nov. 1960 (ff.74-82).

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GB/109/7252Visser't Hooft; Willem Adolph (1900-1985); Dutch clergyman1900-1985
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GB/109/24202Gurney; Samuel (1885-1968); Anglo-Catholic layman1885-1968
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